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Walter W Wells
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1880
Death: Jan. 27, 1955

Among the large land owners is Walter W. Wells, who is recognized as a business and civic leader. He had 300 acres of land near Darling, where he operated a public gin. He was president of a loan association, and his family lived in a nice, brick residence in Clarksdale.
From: Works Progress Administration for Mississippi, Source Material for Mississippi History, Quitman County, Vol. LX, Compiled by State-Wide Historical Research Project, Susie V. Powell, State Supervisor, Illustrated 1936-38. 
 
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Walter Western Wells, born in Sharkey County, Secretary and Deacon of Little Zion M.E. Church, planter, ginner, community leader.
 
Burial:
New Bethel Church Cemetery
Darling
Quitman County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Sharon Fortner Wright
Record added: Feb 01, 2016
Find A Grave Memorial# 157695108
 

 
 
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