Lafayette Webster Wells1

#5921, b. about 1853, d. before 1880
Last Edited:14 Sep 2010
FatherWilliam Wells b. 26 Jun 1814, d. 16 Apr 1900
MotherLavinia Durbin b. 4 Sep 1830, d. 20 Jun 1882

Child of Lafayette Webster Wells and Nancy T. Penn

Outline of Life Events:

BirthLafayette Webster Wells was born about 1853 at LA.2
Census1870, household memberLafayette Wells (given age 17) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of William Wells (given age 56), living in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.2,1
MarriageLafayette Webster Wells married Nancy T. Penn on 28 Nov 1875 at Tangipahoa Parish, LA. They were married by Rev. B. W. Lanier.3,4
DeathLafayette Webster Wells died before 1880.5


  1. [S413] Ponchatoula Times. Ponchatoula, LA.
  2. [S367] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S382] Jim Perrin, Personal research files.
  4. [S362] Hunting for Bears. Marriage Record Index, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.
  5. [S369] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.