Stella Caliste Wells1

#6338, b. Jan 1886, d. 1972
Last Edited:16 Nov 2010
FatherFlavius Josephus Wells1 b. 13 Sep 1848, d. 17 Jan 1938
MotherMertie Cate Threeton1 b. 1864, d. 4 Jun 1935

Child of Stella Caliste Wells and Lucius Tyler Alford

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthStella Caliste Wells was born in Jan 1886 at LA.2,3,4
Census1900, daughterShe was enumerated as the daughter of F. Josephus Wells (given age 51) on the 1900 Census at Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.2
MarriageStella Caliste Wells married Lucius Tyler Alford on 19 Oct 1909 at Hammond, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.1
Census1910, daughterCaliste Alford (given age 23) was enumerated as the daughter of Flavius Wells (given age 61) on the 1910 Census, living at Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA. Her occupation was clerk in a department store.5
Census1920Stella Caliste Alford (given age 33) was enumerated as the wife of Lucius T. Alford (given age 38) on the 1920 Census, living at Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.6
Census1930Stella C. Alford (given age 42) was enumerated as the wife of L. T. Alford (given age 48) on the 1930 Census. They lived at Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.4
Death, WidowShe was left a widow at age 65, when her husband, Lucius Tyler, died on 26 Nov 1951 at Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.7,8
DeathStella Caliste Wells died in 1972 in LA.3
BurialShe was buried at Wetmore Cemetery in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.3

Citations:

  1. [S356] Jim Perrin. E-mail message.
  2. [S374] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S344] U.S. Genweb, Tangipahoa Parish, LA. Website.
  4. [S376] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S406] 1910 U.S. census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S375] 1920 U.S. census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S447] FamilySearch.org. Louisiana Deaths 1850-1875, 1894-1954. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1609793
  8. [S414] Ponchatoula Times. Ponchatoula, LA.