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Re: message from England
Posted by: Darrell Groves (ID *****5459) Date: November 05, 2004 at 16:53:45
In Reply to: Re: message from England by Heidi Wellen of 41

Hi, my line supposedly came from England also. I don't have much documentation other than a reference that Osborn Wellen's father was born in England. Osborn had a son Otha that migrated west after the civil war. He had been a sargent in the Union Army.

Ancestors of Osborn William Wellen


Generation No. 1

       1. Osborn William Wellen, born 1815 in Washington, DC.- VA listed on a marriage index; died November 11, 1884 in Braxton Co., WV ???. He was the son of 2. Thomas Wellen and 3. Blanch Groves (?). He married (1) Catrherine "Betty" Harry October 10, 1839. She was born September 03, 1814, and died March 09, 1850 in Augusta Co. Va. possibly. He married (2) Sarah A. "Sally" Norris April 10, 1852 in Lewis Co., VA. She was born 1815 in Albemarle Co., VA, and died June 02, 1882 in Lewis Co., VA. She was the daughter of Samuel Norris and Catherine Carter. He married (3) America Groves 1883 in Lewis Co., WV. She was born Abt. 1839. She was the daughter of General George Washington Groves and Rachael L. Cosner.

Generation No. 2

       2. Thomas Wellen, born 1789 in England. He was the son of 4. ... Wellen. He married 3. Blanch Groves (?).
       3. Blanch Groves (?)
       
Child of Thomas Wellen and Blanch (?) is:
       1       i.       Osborn William Wellen, born 1815 in Washington, DC.- VA listed on a marriage index; died November 11, 1884 in Braxton Co., WV ???; married (1) Catrherine "Betty" Harry October 10, 1839; married (2) Sarah A. "Sally" Norris April 10, 1852 in Lewis Co., VA; married (3) America Groves 1883 in Lewis Co., WV.


Generation No. 3

       4. ... Wellen
       
Child of ... Wellen is:
       2       i.       Thomas Wellen, born 1789 in England; married Blanch Groves (?).







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