David Elmore Wells

about 1830–
Liberty, Georgia, United States

The Life of David Elmore

When David Elmore Wells was born about 1830, in Liberty, Georgia, United States, his father, William Wells, was 35 and his mother, Vincey Price, was 30.

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Family Time Line

William Wells
1795–1850
Vincey Price
1800–
John Wells
1820–
Matilda Ann Wells
1822–
David Elmore Wells
1830–
William McKinnes Wells
1824–1877
John Wells
1824–1903
Evan Wells
1827–1902
Elmore Wells
1838–
Bythial Wells
1842–
Bythiel Wells
1842–

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World Events (3)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 0

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1892

Age 62

Historical Boundaries - 1892: Liberty, Georgia, United States

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of several places named with the plural of Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’, or a topopgraphical name from this word (in its plural form), for example Wells in Somerset or Wellsnext-the-Sea in Norfolk.2 Translation of French Dupuis or any of its variants.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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