Wells, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin

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Wells, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Looking southeast at Wells
Looking southeast at Wells
Wells, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Wells, Wisconsin
Wells, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 44°05′44″N 88°02′36″W / 44.09556°N 88.04333°W / 44.09556; -88.04333Coordinates: 44°05′44″N 88°02′36″W / 44.09556°N 88.04333°W / 44.09556; -88.04333
Country United States
State Wisconsin
Counties Calumet and Manitowoc
Founded 1880s
Elevation 840 ft (260 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 920
GNIS feature ID 1577874[1]

Wells is an unincorporated community located in the towns of Rantoul and Rockland, Calumet and Manitowoc Counties, Wisconsin, United States.[1]

History[edit]

Wells was founded in the 1880s.[2] The first store owner, Claus Meinke, became the postmaster for the community's post office in 1894.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Wells, Wisconsin". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ a b Edens, Mrs. Dale (January 18, 1973). "Historical Insight". Chilton Times-Journal.