Mary Wells

15 April 1781–
Sudbury, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Wells was christened on 15 April 1781, in Sudbury, London, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Wells, was 30 and her mother, Elizabeth Went, was 24.

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Family Time Line

William Wells
1750–1823
Elizabeth Went
1756–1819
Mary Wells
1781–
Ann Jane Wells
1782–
Charlotte Wells
1783–
William Greenall Wells
1783–
James Wells
1785–1777
Mary Wells
1788–
Maria Wells
1791–
Nathaniel John Greenall Wells
1792–
Louisa Wells
1794–
William Henry Wells
1796–1850
Anna Margaretta Wells
1797–1884
Richard James Wells
1800–
Susannah Wells
1803–
Henry Wells
1804–

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World Events (3)

1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1831 · Old London Bridge Opens

"The popular childhood rhyme ""London Bridge is Falling Down"" refers to the infamous overpass above the Thames River. By the 19th century the bridge had started to fall apart."

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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Sources (2)

  • Mary Wells, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Wells, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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