WELLS Family Tree

with links to British India


 info from Alan Sharpham asharpham@gmail.com


?? WELLS married ??, children:

  1. George Boss Wells (b 1819, d 2 Mar 1863)

Next Generation

George Boss WELLS seaman on ship "Alciope" (b 1819, d 2 Mar 1863) on 6 Sep 1836 in Kirkee, Bombay married Sophia TRAIL (b 1824, d 31 Jul 1897 Sewree, Bombay, age 73), children:

  1. Mary Wells (b 27 Jan 1838 Kirkee)

  2. Samuel Wells (b 19 Oct 1841 Byculla)

  3. Elizabeth Sophia Wells (b 6 Dec 1843 Byculla)

  4. Matilda Jane Wells (born 29 Dec 1845 Bombay. Christened 13 Feb 1846. She died on 4 December 1865 in Byculla-Bombay, Maharashtra India at the age of 19 years, 11 months. She was buried on 4 December 1865 in Byculla-Bombay, Maharashtra India.)

  5. Susanna Wells (b 20 Apr 1848 Mazagon, Bombay)

  6. Martha Wells (b 2 Mar 1850 Byculla)

  7. Louisa Wells (b 10 Jun 1852 Byculla)

  8. Grace Charlotte Wells (b 24 May 1856 Byculla)

  9. Agnes Emma Wells (b 11 Feb 1858 Byculla)

Next Generation

Samuel WELLS (b 19 Oct 1841 Byculla) at 20yrs on 22 Oct 1860 in Byculla married 17yr Ellen SIMON (b 1843 daughter of John Simon)


Matilda Jane WELLS (born 29 Dec 1845 Bombay, d 4 Dec 1865 Bombay, age 19yrs 11 mnths)  on 9 May 1860 in Christ Church, Byculla, Bombay, married John Richard STROUD (baptized on 11 October 1843 in Holy Trinity, Kingston upon Hull, York England. He died on 31 May 1909 in Jubbulpore, Bengal India.  He was buried on 31 May 1909 in Jubbulpore, Bengal India. He was the son of John Richard Stroud (occ. Constable) and Jane ?. Children:

  1. Mary Matilda Stroud born on 4 June 1861 in Byculla-Bombay, Maharashtra India, died in 1891 in Bombay, Maharashtra India. 

  2. Frank Richard Stroud born on 15 June 1864 in Byculla-Bombay, Maharashtra India. He died on 31 May 1896 in Bombay, Maharashtra India. 

  3. Jane Stroud was born on 21 November 1865 in Byculla-Bombay, Maharashtra India.  She died on 5 February 1866 in Byculla-Bombay, Maharashtra India. 

Martha WELLS (b 2 Mar 1850 Byculla) at 16yrs on 5 Sep 1866 married 18yr James Henry GLASKIN (b1848 son of James Adolphis Glaskin)


Louisa WELLS (b 10 Jun 1852 Byculla) at 15yrs on 27 May 1868 in Christ Church, Byculla Bombay India married William Joseph FARROW (born on 18 June 1841 in Bombay, Maharashtra India.  He was christened on 8 July 1841 in Ahmednuggar, Bombay India. He died on 24 June 1919 in Bombay, Maharashtra India at the age of 78 years, 6 days. He was buried on 25 June 1919 in Igatpuri, Maharashtra, India) Children:

  1. Louisa Fannie May Farrow. Louisa Fannie May was born on 17 May 1869 in Tardeo India.  She died in March 1926 in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England. 

  2. Ida Florence Farrow. Ida Florence was born on 14 October 1870 in 6c Grant Rd, Bombay India. 

  3. Justin Richard Eastward Farrow. Justin Richard Eastward was born on 27 June 1872 in Girgaum India. 

  4. Ethel Beatrice Elsie Farrow. Ethel Beatrice Elsie was born on 28 February 1874 in Bombay, Maharashtra India. 

  5. Charles Gibson Farrow. Charles Gibson was born on 15 April 1877 in Byculla-Bombay, Maharashtra India.  He died on 9 May 1877 in Byculla-Bombay, Maharashtra India.


?? WELLS married ??, children:

  1. William George Wells

Next Generation

William George WELLS Signaller, Govt Telegraphs Dept, married Ann Elizabeth ?, children:

  1. Alice Elizabeth Wells (b 20 Nov 1871, c 31 Jan 1872 Pallavaram)


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?? WELLS married ??, children:

  1. Desmond Wells

Next Generation

Desmond WELLS, married Shamrock Josephine Thelma BREEN (b 12/12/1922 CKP, studied at Dr Grahams Homes, Kalimpong, d 12/4/2002 UK) , children:

  1. Sandra Wells

Shamrock met and married Desmond while serving in the Army, and left India in 1947. She was widowed in 1978, and went to live with her only daughter and family after having a heart by-pass in 1995. She had an active social life until further heart problems slowed her down; she eventually died of heart failure aged 79. Her passing has left a big gap in the family. Sadly missed and always remembered.



info submitted by Bob Wiggins bwiggins@tpg.com.au

visit Bob's website for more info and photo's of the Wiggins family http://homepage.ntlworld.com/bwiggins/  

?? WELLS married ??, children:

  1. Elizabeth Wells

Next Generation

Elizabeth WELLS married Christian WIGGINS (1850-1926), Engine Driver in 1874, children:

  1. Elizabeth WIGGINS

  2. Winnifred WIGGINS

  3. Vera WIGGINS

  4. Eunice WIGGINS

  5. Henry WIGGINS (1880-1961) from  Lotus Mill , Podanur, Coimbatore


info from Michelle Hendricks  purplerose2@hotmail.com

?? WELLS married ??, children:

  1. Irene Wells

Next Generation

Irene WELLS married Gladwin MCFARLAND- Had Four Children

  1. Carlton MCFARLAND

  2. Jennifer MCFARLAND

  3. Mayford MCFARLAND

  4. Marcel MCFARLAND


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