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Harrison Vanleer Wills[1, 2]

Male 1793 - 1830  (36 years)


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  • Name Harrison Vanleer Wills 
    Born 18 Feb 1793  Mill Creek Hnd, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    AFN 8F03-N1 
    Census 1820  Baltimore, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1820 U.S. Census 
    Died 28 Jan 1830  [4
    Person ID I1498  default
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2008 

    Father Harrison Wills,   b. Abt 1750, prob Trenton Twp, Hunterdon Co, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1795, Mill Creek Hnd, New Castle Co, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Mother Hannah Van Leer,   b. 27 Jan 1759, Grand Sprute, Woolwich Twp, Gloucester Co, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1801, Mill Creek Hnd, New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married Abt 1776  of New Castle Co, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • CHILDREN: Several submissions to One World Tree (ancestry.com) list all of Harrison Wells and Hannah Van Leer's children born at Mill Creek, Delaware

      CHILD: Swedish Longacre's lists another child, Sarah WELLS, b. ~1762, md. Peter Leap
    Family ID F640  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Jeffers,   b. Abt 1795, Trenton, Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 21 May 1816  Baltimore Co, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2008 
    Family ID F672  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Marriage Reference [21 May 1816]
    Marriage Reference [21 May 1816]
    Marriage reference of Harrison Vanleer Wells and Mary JEFFERS at Baltimore Co, Maryland, as recorded in Marriages and Deaths from Baltimore Newspapers, 1796-1816. Research by Chad G. Nichols
    1820 U.S. Census
    1820 U.S. Census
    1820 U.S. Census of the Harrison Wells Household at Baltimore, Maryland. Research by Chad G. Nichols

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Alternative Trenton, Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, USA

      MILITARY: Harrison may have served in the War of 1812. There is a Harrison Wells listed in the 5th (Sterett's) Regiment of the Maryland Militia, inducated and discharged as a private.

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      1820 U.S. Census - 004795

    2. [S412] 1820 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 2nd Census, 1820, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      Baltimore Ward 2, Baltimore, Maryland - Harrison Wells Household:
      --1 male 26 to 45 yrs (Harrison)
      --2 females under 10 yrs
      --1 female 16 to 26 yrs (Mary)

    3. [S258] International Genealogical Index - Record of LDS Church Ordinance, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Copyright 1980, 2002, 2006 The record often shows the name of the individual and his or her relationship to a descendant, shown as the heir, family representative, or relative. The original records are arranged by temple, ordinance type, ordinance date, and the relative's name. A family group record for this couple may be in the Family Group Record Collection; Archive Section. (See the Family History Library Catalog for the film number.) These records are alphabetical by name of the father or husband.) (Reliability: 3).
      Harrison Wells
      b. 18 Feb 1793 Mill Creek Hnd, Delaware
      bap 22 Nov 1881 SGEOR
      relative/proxy: William Mendenhall (nephew)

      parents: Harrison Wells & Hannah Van Leer
      end 11 Jan 1929
      spar 27 Feb 1933 SLAKE
      relative/proxy: Freeman C. Bird

    4. [S291] International Genealogical Index - Record Submitted by a Member of the LDS Church, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Copyright 1980, 2002, 2006 Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church to request LDS temple ordinances. No additional information is available. Ancestral File may list the same family and the submitter.) (Reliability: 3).
      Harrison V. Wells
      d. 28 Jan 1830

    5. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage Listing - 004573