Alta Permilia Justus

1 April 1900–5 March 1976 (Age 75)
Soldier, Camas, Idaho, United States

The Life of Alta Permilia

When Alta Permilia Justus was born on 1 April 1900, in Soldier, Camas, Idaho, United States, her father, Charles A. Justus, was 36 and her mother, Nancy Elizabeth Ballard, was 21. She married Allen Clay Wells on 3 March 1917, in Blaine, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Gooding, Gooding, Idaho, United States in 1930 and Pine Election Precinct, Elmore, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 5 March 1976, in Mountain Home, Elmore, Idaho, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Fairfield, Blaine, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Allen Clay Wells
1892–1972
Alta Permilia Justus
1900–1976
Marriage: 3 March 1917
Winston Clay Wells
1918–1927
Charles Wesley Wells
1919–1992
Iva Jean Wells
1921–1988
William Glen Wells
1922–
Muriel Amanda Wells
1923–1928
Leo Allen Pard Wells
1925–1962
Martha Nadine Wells
1926–
Marian Carol Wells
1927–2002
Richard Elmer (Max) Wells
1932–1958
Robert Aaron Wells
1933–1992
Janice Beryl Wells
1934–2012
George Joel Wells
1940–1999

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 March 1917
Blaine, Idaho, United States
children

(12)

    Winston Clay Wells

    Male1918–1927Male

    Male1919–1992Male

    Female1921–1988Female

    William Glen Wells

    Male1922–Male

    Muriel Amanda Wells

    Female1923–1928Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1911

Age 11

Historical Boundaries - 1911: Blaine, Idaho, United States; 1917: Camas, Idaho, United States
1920

Age 20

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

German: humanistic adoption of the Latin form of the personal name Just .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alta P Wells in household of Allen C Wells, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alta P Wells in household of Allen C Wells, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alta P Wells in household of Allen C Wells, "United States Census, 1930"

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