Nebraska Authors

Charles Wesley Wells

AKA: Reverend Charles W. Wells

Born 1841-06-28 Johnson County, IA (USA)

Died 1927

Davenport, NE (USA)
Davenport Cemetery

Places Lived

Valley of the Big Blue River, NE
Red Cloud, NE
Norfolk, NE
O'Neill, NE
Oakdale, NE
Schuyler, NE
Logan, NE

Author Of

  • Biography
  • Nonfiction


Autobiography; Frontier Life; Old West; Nebraska Clergy




A Frontier Life: Being a Description of My Experience on the Frontier the first Forty-Two Years of My Life: With Sketches and Incidents of Homes in the West; Hunting Buffalo and Other Game, Trouble with the Indians, and My Early Work in the Ministry. 1902.

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