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Wells/Welles of the British Isles and the World



Wells/Welles of Yorkshire, England




Wells of Ripon and Area

Robert Welles of Galphay c.1516-1584/5 and descendants...including mention of Beckwith, Braithwaite, Malthouse, Duffield

Wells Families c1516 - 1900 ...descendants of Robert Welles of Galphay, including extracts from wills

Some 'lost' Yorkshire strays...via London (inc. letter dated 1755 from London to Cowmyers), Liverpool and Hull - (descendants of Robert Welles)

Other Wells families of the Ripon area...Wells of Berry Hills, Kirklington, Bedale


Wills and Deeds Relating to Wells of Galphay, Ripon

Vyner Deeds (Wells of Galphay and Cowmiers/Cow Myers)...including wills 1610 - 1824

Extracts from Masham Peculiar wills and administrations...a small sample which refer to Wells, Beckwith... etc 1605 - 1704


Wells in Ripon and Nearby Parish Registers

Some Yorkshire parish register entries (Wells baptisms) ...Ripon Cathedral & Holy Trinity (1572-1953)..Kirkby Malzeard (1653-1833)..Cundal, Norton-le-Clay (1582-1780)

More Yorkshire parish register entries (Wells marriages)...Ripon Cathedral (1575 -1812)

And more Yorkshire parish register entries(Wells burials)...Ripon Cathedral (1826-1574)


Other Wells of Yorkshire

Wells Families of Hawksworth, Neall Carr, Otley, Leeds, Yorkshire and Dubbo, Walgett, Rylstone, Donald, Nyngan , Mundubbera, Warrawong etc Australia

Wells families of Wressle, Yorkshire and Ontario, Canada and USA

Descendants of William Wells of Dronfield, Derbyshire ...including Samuel Wells (cutler) of Sheffield, Yorkshire


Other Wells

Some Grants of Arms to Wells...Historical - all Counties