Mary Bastow Wells

1822–
Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary Bastow

When Mary Bastow Wells was christened on 5 April 1822, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Wells, was 27 and her mother, Elizabeth Galloway, was 23.

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Family Time Line

William Wells
1795–
Elizabeth Galloway
1799–
Henry Wells
1821–1827
Mary Bastow Wells
1822–
Sarah Wells
1824–
Ann Wells
1825–1828
Hannah Wells
1825–
Joseph Wells
1828–
William Wells
1831–
Elizabeth Wells
1834–1901
Isaac Wells
1838–
John Wells
1839–

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World Events (3)

1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1830

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

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

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