Paul  David  Wells and Martha Alice Vuylsteke Click to view the family tree


Husband:   Paul  David  Wells

Born: 30-Jul-1946
Father: Charles Burton Wells
Mother: Pearl Whitt

Occupation: none of record
Born, Ashland, Kentucky. PDWells was an umemployed "songwriter." I am not aware of any songs he wrote that were popular. Married Melissa Ann Wells on 5/30/78 in Reno, NV.

Wife:   Martha Alice Vuylsteke

Born: 4-Nov-1950
Father: Clarence Omar Vuylsteke
Mother: Beverly Alice Matteson
Other Spouses: Scott Lawrence

Changed her name to Melissa Ann.

Born in St. Louis, Mo.

Male  Child 1:   Gabriel Jacob Joseph Lawrence

Born: 30-Oct-1971
Died: 3-Mar-1975

Son of Melissa Ann Wells and Joseph Lawrence? Gabriel's father was keyboard player for the rock group The Youngbloods at the time of Gabriel's birth. Melissa and Joseph? lived at Jesse Collin Young's property in Marin County, California in a loft above a private recording studio on the property. Gabriel drowned at an apartment complex in Novato, California while visiting his grandmother, Beverly Matteson. He was cremated and his ashes were spread on Mount Vision in Marin County, California (Inverness). These notes are supplied by Lee Rector and are as I remember Melissa telling the story. Melissa is my former sister-in-law.

Male  Child 2:   Grayson Aaron Michael Wells

Born: 3-Mar-1978

Born in San Francisco, CA

Female  Child 3:   Rebecca Genesis Wells

Born: 31-Oct-1978

Born in Nashville, Tennessee