Blaney Randall Wells

27 August 1885–13 November 1954 (Age 69)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Blaney Randall

When Blaney Randall Wells was born on 27 August 1885, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Alsa Cannady Wells, was 27 and his mother, Sarah C Blanton, was 36. He married Henry Ventrous Wells about 1909, in Pender, Halifax, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Burgaw Township, Pender, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States in 1954. He died on 13 November 1954, at the age of 69, and was buried in Watha, Pender, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Blaney Randall Wells
1885–1954
Henry Ventrous Wells
1893–1983
Marriage: about 1909
Wells
1910–1910
Loften Humphey Wells
1914–1915
Catherine Wells
1918–2004
Casper Wells
1920–1981
Robert V Wells
1922–1994
Blaney Randall Jr. Wells
1923–1924
Bernice N. Wells
1927–1994
Hubert Wells
1930–1980
Marvin Wells
1931–1932

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1909
Pender, Halifax, North Carolina, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Alsa Cannady Wells

    Male1857–1936Male

    Sarah C Blanton

    Female1849–1928Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 12

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1904

Age 19

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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 (3)

  • Randall Wells, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Blannie R Wells, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Randolph Wells in household of Audrey C Wells, "United States Census, 1910"

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