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musician

John Barnes Wells, musician.

Background

Wells, John Barnes was born on October 17, 1880 in Ashlty, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Calvin and Fidelia Alice (Barnes) Wells.

Education

Student Syracuse University, 1897-1901 (nongrad.).

Career

1 daughter, Dorothy Heverin. Concert and oratorio singer, teacher. Composer: (songs) If I Were You.

The Dearest Place; The Owl. The Little Bird; The Lightning Bug. Why; I Wish I Was a Little Rock.

I Dunno; The Morning of Love. Deep in the Heart of Me. The Crow’s Egg; Two Little Magpies.

Thumb Marks; Wboo; The Turtle. Wishin’ and Flshin’; Just Smiling. The Mystery; Cat-tails.

Mr. Wells; My Lady Love. What Care I; The Silly Little Fool. And others.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer: (songs) If I Were You. The Dearest Place

    • The Owl. The Little Bird

    • The Lightning Bug.

      Why

    • I Wish I Was a Little Rock. I Dunno

    • The Morning of Love. Deep in the Heart of Me.

      The Crow’s Egg

    • Two Little Magpies. Thumb Marks

    • Wboo

    • The Turtle. Wishin’ and Flshin’

    • Just Smiling.

      The Mystery

    • Cat-tails. Mr. Wells

    • My Lady Love. What Care I

    • The Silly Little Fool.

      And others.

Connections

Married Ethel Cator Heverin, June 10, 1908.

father:
John Calvin Wells

mother:
Fidelia Alice (Barnes) Wells

spouse:
Ethel Cator Heverin