Seeking information on the family of Edward and Margaret (Ross) Wells. He was born 1771, probably Berks Co., PA, the eldest son of Henry and Elizabeth (Holmes) Wells. Married Margaret Ross (ca 1770-1831) in 1797 and they are found in the 1800 and 1810 censuses in Berks Co. By 1820 they are in Warrington Twp., York Co., PA. Margaret died there in 1831, and by 1838 Edward and all but his two eldest children had moved to Tippecanoe Co., IN. Members of this family found in Sheffield and Lauramie Twps. and Lafayette. Children:
1.Jesse - b. ca 1799; likely remained in PA (perhaps Chester Co.) 2.Ross - b. ca 1800; likely moved to Steubenville, Jefferson Co., OH. Found there in 1850 and 1870 censuses. 3. Mary Ann - b. ca 1802; never married; d. 1899 IN 4. James - b. ca 1805; d. bef. 1880 IN; m. Sophia; children Ann, Curtis E., Amanda, Mary E., James, Henry and Amelia 5. Henry - b. ca 1807; married Sarah A. Ayers; children Asbury F., Wesley, Albert A., Ann B., Fremont and Sarah Belle 6. Levi B. - b. ca 1812; prob. never married 7. Edward W. - b. ca 1813; never married 8. George Ross - b. 1814; d. 1904; m. Tamson Westlake; children Sarah Margaret, Charles Wesley, Sophia Ann, James E., Henry Thomas, Mary Ann and Jesse C. 9. Margaret A. - b. ca 1815; may have married (--?--) Lamb and had daughters Mary W. and Martha A.