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Family: James "Bully" Wells/Jane Graham (F466)

m. 12 Sep 1836


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  • James "Bully" WellsFather | Male
    James "Bully" Wells

    Born  1803  Glouster, Camden, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Aug 1864  Floyd River, Dakota, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  12 Sep 1836  [1, 2]  Mendota, Dakota, Minnesota, USA  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father   
    Mother   

    Jane GrahamMother | Female
    Jane Graham

    Born  1817  St Peter's River, Dakota, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1881  Lake Pepin, Goodhue, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Duncan Graham | F52 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Susanne Istagiwin Ha-za-ho-ta-win Pennishon | F52 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    + Sarah Cratt Wells

    Born  19 Sep 1837  Dakota, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Nov 1909  Stephen, Kingsbury, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Joseph LaCroix | F528 
    Married  20 Jun 1868  Fort Snelling, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    Alfred G. Wells

    Born  1838  Head of Lake Pepin, Goodhue, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt 1863  Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Male
    + Orman Graham Wells

    Born  05 Apr 1841  Frontenac, Goodhue, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Apr 1928  Hardisty, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  16 Apr 1928  Hardisty, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Louisa Samantha Devore | F533 
    Married  07 Dec 1875  Sumner, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Male
    Mark Wells

    Born  24 Nov 1842  Goodhue, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  01 Jun 1913  Chamberlain, Brule, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Down Hears-the-wind | F561 
    Married  Abt 1864   
    Spouse  Mary Big Day Star | F562 
    Married  Abt 1875  Greenwood, Charles Mix, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah Co-Ke-Pa | F563 
    Married  25 Sep 1903  Chamberlain, Brule, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Elizabeth F Wells

    Born  20 Dec 1844  Head of Lake Pepin, Goodhue, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1927  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  A. Carrier | F564 
    Married     
    Spouse  N. LaCroix | F534 
    Married     

    William "Wallace" WellsChild 6 | Male
    + William "Wallace" Wells

    Born  19 Sep 1846  Head of Lake Pepin, Goodhue, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Apr 1920  Chamberlain, Brule, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Fort Thompson, Buffalo, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Catherine "Louisa" Booher | F565 
    Married  1873  Rice, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Emma Oleana Johnson | F532 
    Married  12 Nov 1884   

    Child 7 | Female
    + Lucy Anne Wells

    Born  15 Nov 1849  Goodhue, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 May 1940  Faribault, Rice, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Calvary Cemetery, Faribault, Rice, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Leon DuLAC | F541 
    Married  06 Mar 1878  Faribault, Rice, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Philip Faribault WellsChild 8 | Male
    + Philip Faribault Wells

    Born  05 Dec 1850  Frontenac, Goodhue, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  02 Jan 1947  White River, Black Hills, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Mary McMANUS | F544 
    Married  18 Jan 1885   

    Child 9 | Male
    + Aaron Charles Wells

    Born  06 Mar 1852  Head of Lake Pepin, Goodhue, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Oct 1932  Solen, Sioux, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Josephine St. George | F548 
    Married  14 Mar 1877  Faribault, Rice, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Female
    + Agnes Bernadette Wells

    Born  06 Oct 1859  Wells Lake, Rice, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  James Thomas Reedy | F566 
    Married  Est 1880  Seattle, King, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes  Married:
    • at the home of Oliver Cratte and was performed by Lawrence Taliafero(Indian Agent).

  • Sources 
    1. [S32] MHS, "New Light on Old St Peter's and Early St Paul", MN History, VolumeVIII, 1927, Minnesota Historical Society, (Published by Minnesota Historical Society, St Paul MN, 1927, page 27), GRA-BK1, Section 1., Page 43 states:
      "Since there was no minister in the country, Major Taliaferro frequentlyofficiated as justice of the peace, and united many. Among those hemarried were Oliver Cratte and James Wells to daughters of DuncanGraham."; Gra-BK1, section 1, p 43.

    2. [S33] NDHS, "Ninety Six Years Among the Indians of the Northwest" North DakotaHistory, Volume XV, Jan-Oct 1948, North Dakota Historical Society, (Publisher, North Dakota Historical Society, Bismarck North Dakota, 1948,pp 85-97), GRA-BK2, Section 2., Gra-BK2, section 2, p 92/95.