American Silversmiths

John Howell Welles
(1744-1826)
Mary Bills
(1744-1794)
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George I. Welles
(1784-1827)

 

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Spouses/Children:

1. Clarissa Gelston

George I. Welles
  • Born: 14 Jun 1784, Gilead CT
  • Marriage (1): Clarissa Gelston about 1810 in Boston MA
  • Died: 6 May 1827

  General notes:

Silversmith

  Events in his life were:

  • He worked in 1805 as a silversmith in Boston MA 8

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  • He was a partner in 1806-1811 with Alfred Welles in Boston MA as A. & G. WELLES 14

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  • Alternate Mark

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  • He was a partner circa 1816-1825 with Hugh Gelston in Boston MA as GEORGE WELLES & Co and later WELLES, GELSTON, importers of jewelry and military regalia at 56 Cornhill.

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  • Alternate Mark

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  • He was a partner circa 1825-1827 with Hugh Gelston and Horace Porter in Boston MA as WELLES, GELSTON & PORTER.

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  • Invoice, 18 Oct 1825
    Winterthur Library

George married Clarissa Gelston, daughter of William Gelston and Scena Sayre, about 1810 in Boston MA. (Clarissa Gelston was born about 1790 in East Haddam CT.)




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