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Family of Bernard WELLS and Harriett Jessie BROWN

Husband: Bernard WELLS (1839-1891)
Wife: Harriett Jessie BROWN (1840-1928)
Children: Esther Lilian WELLS (1870-1946)
Mary WELLS (1872- )
Bernard Norman WELLS (1876-1934)
Wilfred WELLS (1879-1896)
Marriage 17 Oct 1867 All Saints, Fulham, London

Husband: Bernard WELLS

Name: Bernard WELLS
Sex: Male
Father: Henry WELLS (1808-1869)
Mother: Anne BERRY (1811-1878)
Birth 1839 Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Census 1871 (age 31-32) Fulham, London
Stamford Gardens, Fulham Road
Living with his wife Jessie in the house of her uncle Alfred and Ellen WICKSTEED together with thier daughter Esther L born 1871
Occupation Legal Profession - Solicitors Clerk in Dept of Inland Revenue, Somerset House
Census 1881 (age 41-42) Edmonton, London
Vicars Moor lane
The 1881 census records this as Richard and Harriet WELLS. The following facts confirm this however as to be Bernard and Jessie. 1. Daughter Esther L fits Bernard and Jessie. Son Norman fits also and Lucy V WELLS was also in residence described as sister to the head of household.
Death 2 Feb 1891 (age 51-52) Streatham, London
Ingleton, Leigham Court Road
Resident at Ingleton, Leigham Court Road, Streatham. Will proved by wife Jessie and by Alfred HOPKINSON of Herne Hill. Barrister at Law and Jesse HIND, Solicitor of Nottingham . Estate value 14306 pounds

Wife: Harriett Jessie BROWN

Name: Harriett Jessie BROWN
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1840 London
Census 1911 (age 70-71) Hammersmith, London
Ravenscourt Mansions
Living with one servant
Death 13 Apr 1928 (age 87-88) Whetstone, Middlesex
Gordonville, Athenaeum Road
Probate to Bernard Norman WELLS, Solicitor and Esther Lilian SHEPPARD wife of reverend Edgar Stuart SHEPPARD. Estate Value 271 pounds

Child 1: Esther Lilian WELLS

Name: Esther Lilian WELLS
Sex: Female
Spouse: Edgar Stuart SHEPPARD (1872-1955)
Birth 18 Oct 1870 Kensington, London
Stamford Villas
Census 1911 (age 40-41) Hammersmith, London
93 Shaftesbury Road, Ravenscourt Park
Census 1939 (age 68-69) Finchley, London
1163 High Road
Living with husband Edgar
Death Jun 1946 (age 75) Surrey South Western

Child 2: Mary WELLS

Name: Mary WELLS
Sex: Female
Birth 18 Sep 1872 Earls Court, Middlesex
10 Stamford Villas, Fulham
Census 1881 (age 8-9) Edmonton, London
Vicars Moor lane
Living with parents

Child 3: Bernard Norman WELLS

Name: Bernard Norman WELLS
Sex: Male
Birth 24 Jun 1876 Streatham, London
Argyle Street
Census 1901 (age 24-25) Ipswich, Suffolk
25 Lower Brook Street
Lodging in the home of Martha KINNELL. No rleation
Occupation Legal Profession - Solicitor
Death Jan 1934 (age 57) Godstone, Surrey

Child 4: Wilfred WELLS

Name: Wilfred WELLS
Sex: Male
Birth 1879 Middlesex, London
Death Jan 1896 (age 16-17) Nottingham, Nottinghamshire