Posted By:richard phillips
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Subject:Re: Delamer Wells served both Confederate & Union Army
Post Date:May 03, 2003 at 19:15:19
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Forum:Onslow County, NC Genealogy Forum
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Hi, interested on anything you may have on delamar wells. Listed below is what I have.
1850, WHITE OAK, ONSLOW COUNTY, DELAMAR WELLS, 19, STAYING WITH HIS MOTHER, SALLY WELLS, 40. HE IS A LABORER.
1SEPT 1851, WELLS, DELAMAR B. AND AMANDA ANN RIGGS, ROBERT S MCLEAN AND (W) JASPER ETHERIDGE MARRIED 16OCT1851 BY JOHN WATSON, J.P.
1860, SWANSBORO, ONSLOW COUNTY, N.C. DILAMER WELLS, 34, COOPER, CANNOT READ AND WRITE, VALUE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY IS 100.
1870, STRAITS TWP, CARTERET COUNTY, N.C. DELLAMAR WELLS, 42, FARMER.
CIVIL WAR****************************************************
WELLS, DELAMER, PRIVATE
ENLISTED OCT 27, 1862 IN BEAUFORT, NORTH CAROLINA AT AGE 28. WAS BORN IN ONSLOW COUNTY.
WAS IN THE 1ST REGIMENT COMPANY F. (UNION)
MUSTERED OUT WITH REGIMENT ON JUNE 27, 1865 IN NEW BERN, NORTH CAROLINA.
HIS WIFE:*******************************************
1850, WHITE OAK, ONSLOW COUNTY, N.C. AMANDY RIGGS, 15.
1SEPT1851, WELLS, DELAMAR AND AMANDA ANN RIGGS, ROBERT S MCLEAN AND (W) JASPER ETHERIDGE MARRIED 16OCT1851 BY JOHN WATSON J.P.
1860, SWANSBORO, ONSLOW COUNTY, N.C. AMANDA WELLS, 25, DOMESTIC, CANNOT READ AND WRITE.
1870, STRAITS TWP, CARTERET COUNTY, N.C. SUSAN WELLS, 45, KEEPING HOUSE.
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Amanda is the daughter of Noah Riggs. Her brother James Bryant also served in the Union Army. Would like to share any info. Thanks Richard Phillips