James Henry Wells

9 February 1901–26 January 1976 (Age 75)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of James Henry

James Henry Wells was born on 9 February 1901, in Arkansas, United States. He married Lena Murel Rogers on 22 December 1918, in Franklin, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 26 January 1976, in Rusk, Texas, United States, at the age of 74.

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James Henry Wells
1901–1976
Lena Murel Rogers
1902–1931
Marriage: 22 December 1918
James Ellis Wells
1919–2000
Velma Jean Wells
1923–1986

Spouse and Children

    Male1901–1976Male

    Lena Murel Rogers

    Female1902–1931Female

MARRIAGE
22 December 1918
Franklin, Arkansas, United States
children

(2)

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 3

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting

Age 21

In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.

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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