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Chelsea and Zella Wildern Family of Charlotte, Michigan
In 1886, when Chelsea Mayo Wildern was 15, his family immigrated from Port Burwell, Ontario, Canada to Charlotte, Michigan. A few years later, he met Zella Mary Krebs who was a Charlotte native. They were married June 21, 1893 and had nine children: Frank Harold (March 20, 1894), Harper Tully (Nov 26,1895), Babe (who died before his first birthday), Gertrude Marie (Dec 28, 1898), Ruth Estella (Nov 14, 1900), Audrey May (Nov 11, 1902), Fred Elton (Aug 22, 1905), Dorothy Lucille (March 1, 1911) and Amert Eileen (Dec 5, 1914).
Many of the Wildern descendants still live in Charlotte and surrounding areas. To learn more about their lives and the Wildern Family History, click the "Read More" button below or click Family History in the main menu above.