Wells Family Cemetery

Wells Family Cemetery (HM1IS1)

Location: Sistersville, WV 26175 Tyler County
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N 39° 33.444', W 81° 0.249'

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Located near here are the graves of Sistersville founder Charles Wells and many of his descendants. Used from 1815 to 1925, the site includes 46 known graves, most from the 1800s. In 1832, Charles' son Eli built the home 'Welkin', with its fine architecture, on the land containing the cemetery. In 2012, the Wells descendants had the cemetery rehabilitated.
HM NumberHM1IS1
Year Placed2014
Placed ByWells Cemetery Fund, West Virginia Archives & History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, January 11th, 2015 at 9:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 499643 N 4378634
Decimal Degrees39.55740000, -81.00415000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 33.444', W 81° 0.249'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 33' 26.64" N, 81° 0' 14.94" W
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Area Code(s)304
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near WV-2, Sistersville WV 26175, US
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