Added by Jan Dishon Sept. 29, 2012:
Blanch was the daughter of Arthur and Esther (Whitehead) Bell. Blanch had an older sister May who was born about 1875 and died between 1880 and 1900. Family history has it that Blanch was adopted by Arthur and Esther after May died.
Her grandparents were James and Millicent (Springer) Whitehead, great grandparents were James and Sarah (Wood) Whitehead and Micajah and Mary (Rodgers) Springer and gg grandparents were Joseph and Sarah (Williams) Springer.
In 1940 she was a bookkeeper in a church office.
Arthur Bell (1850 - 1904)
Esther Ann Whitehead Bell (1855 - 1921)
Maintained by: Jan Dishon
Originally Created by: Thelma Brooks Morgan
Record added: Oct 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22494991
Rest in Peace cousin Blanche. I learned a little about you from a diary that Mary Deborah Bennett (my great grand aunt and your cousin, from Fairbury, Illinois) kept during her visit to Indiana in January, 1943.- Jan Dishon|
Added: Jun. 15, 2011