John Sells and Harriet Ward Sells of Belmont County, Kirkwood twp, OH
John Sells married harriet WArd in 1853. They had Catherine, Jennie, IOna, Mary or Mariah, and William Henry. Iona may have died young as she is not in 1870 Census. Jennie married Orion Roach and lved in Barnesville Belmont County Ohio. John died of cancer in the home of Jennie and Orion Roach according to his death cerificate. He is shown as a laborer or machinist in census records. Son William Henry married Annie Laurie Willey in 1883 and migrated to Mahaska County, Iowa. Chldren, William Homer, Walter Bryan, John Henry, Harry Lee, and Willis Ward Sells, A well as Harriet Faye, Wilma, Katherine, Mary, and Grace IOne.