December 23, 1862, Glens Falls, New York.

March 6, 1933, Massachusetts.

Amos was the son of Amos Russell Wells, Sr., and Sarah Whitehead.

A journalist, he published the periodicals The Golden Rule and Christian Endeavor. His other works include:

  1. God Help Our Country to Be Strong
  2. Lord Jesus, Blessèd Giver
  3. Thou Delightest, O Lord