Clinton Herbert Wells

18 June 1896–27 December 1994 (Age 98)
Auroraville, Waushara, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Clinton Herbert

When Clinton Herbert Wells was born on 18 June 1896, his father, Casper Earl Wells, was 28 and his mother, Eva Imogene Heald, was 23. He married Dolly Jane Clark on 20 October 1920, in Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Azusa, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1920 and Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii Territory, United States in 1930. His occupation is listed as chief chemist for dole pineapple company in Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. He died on 27 December 1994, at the age of 98, and was buried in Oakdale Memorial Park, Glendora, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clinton Herbert Wells
Dolly Jane Clark
Marriage: 20 October 1920
Jack Herbert Wells
Delta Mae Wells

Spouse and Children

20 October 1920
Los Angeles, California, United States


    Jack Herbert Wells


    Delta Mae Wells


Parents and Siblings

    Casper Earl Wells






    Dorothy Evelyn Wells


    Leona L Wells


World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 11

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 27

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Clinton Wells, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clinton Wells in household of Carl Wells, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Clinton H Wells, "United States Census, 1940"

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