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John Richard WELLER

Male 1827 - 1866  (38 years)


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  • Name John Richard WELLER 
    Born 5 Jun 1827  KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Jan 1866  Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Ferrel Cemetery, New London, Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Source: Dennis Brumm .

      (2) Following is information regarding a household headed by John WELLER in the 1856 IA state census of New London Township, Henry County, IA, as reported in Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925 [database online], Provo, UT: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007:

      Name: John Willer [sic; should be Weller]
      Birth Location: Kentucky
      Marital Status: Married
      Gender: Male
      Birth Year: abt 1827

      Name: Martha J Willer [sic; should be Weller]
      Birth Location: Tennessee
      Marital Status: Married
      Gender: Female
      Birth Year: abt 1826

      Name: William Willer [sic; should be William E. Weller]
      Birth Location: Iowa
      Gender: Male
      Birth Year: abt 1852

      Name: Mamuel Willer [sic; should be Samuel Weller]
      Birth Location: Iowa
      Gender: Male
      Birth Year: abt 1856

      (3) A household headed by John WELLER is listed in the 1860 census of Canaan Township, Henry County, IA.

      John is listed in the 1860 census as a farmer who was then 37 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1823. According to the 1860 census, he was born in KY.

      Listed with John is his wife, Martha, who was then 32[?] years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1828[?]. According to the 1860 census, she was born in TN.

      Also listed with John is his son, William, who was then 8 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1852. According to the 1860 census, he was born in IA.

      Also listed with John is his son, Saml, who was then 6 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1854. According to the 1860 census, he was born in IA.

      Also listed with John is his daughter, Kate, who was then 2 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1858. According to the 1860 census, she was born in IA.

      (4) Brooks, Farlow, and Ferrel Cemeteries, Cemeteries of New London Township, Henry County, Iowa, Des Moines, IA: Iowa Genealogical Society, 1987:

      WELLER . . .

      John B. [sic; John R.?], d. 7 Jan 1866, aged 38 yrs 7 mo 2 days

      [Note by compiler: Based on the information set forth above, the compiler has calculated John's birth date to have been 5 June 1827.]

      (5) www.findagrave.com:

      John B. [sic; John R.?] Weller
      Birth: Unknown
      Death: Jan. 7, 1866

      Aged 38y 7m 2d

      Burial: Ferrel Cemetery, New London, Henry County, Iowa, USA
      Plot: Row 14

      Created by: No Reins
      Record added: Oct 03, 2007
      Find A Grave Memorial# 21930262
    Person ID I13847  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2021 

    Father William WELLER,   b. 21 Sep 1798, Nelson County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1864, Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Nancy Shields DENNY,   b. 2 Jun 1800, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1868, Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1820 
    Family ID F6260  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Jane HALE,   b. 1827, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1914, Taylor County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    License 7 Mar 1851  Des Moines County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Mar 1851  Des Moines County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Fact 9 Mar 1851  Marriage ceremony performed by Moses F. SHINN, ordained minister, at house of Richard HALE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Des Moines County, IA Marriages, Book 2, p. 256:

      John R. WELLER (23)
      Martha Jane HALE (21)
      Ceremony Performed by Moses F. SHINN, Ord. Min., at house of Richard HALE
      License Date: 7 Mar 1851
      Marriage Date: 9 Mar 1851
      Return Date: 1 Apr 1851
    Children 
     1. William Eastley WELLER,   b. 1852, Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1928, Taylor County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Samuel Daniel WELLER,   b. 6 Aug 1856, Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1933, Clarinda, Page County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Emma Catherine WELLER,   b. Abt 1858, Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1937, Charles Mix County, SD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years)
     4. Robert B. WELLER,   b. 25 Nov 1861, Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1864, Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     5. John M. WELLER,   b. 23 Oct 1864, Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1865, Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2021 
    Family ID F6259  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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