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Mary Poore Bell
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Birth: 1849
Maine, USA
Death: Sep. 12, 1925
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA

NEVADA'S 6TH FIRST LADY 1890

Born in Maine, Mary Poore came west with her father in 1869. She married Frank Bell in Reno on July 9, 1872, and became first lady in 1890 when her husband became acting governor after the death of Governor Stevenson. She was first lady for only three months. Mrs. Bell died in Oakland on September 9, 1925 and was buried in Reno in the Masonic Cemetery on September 12, 1925 
 
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 Parents:
  James Johnson Poor (1815 - 1893)
  Mary Fernald Poor (1816 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Frank Jardine Bell (1840 - 1927)
 
 Children:
  Fernald Bell Gregory (1875 - 1954)*
  Frank Bell (1878 - 1879)*
 
 Sibling:
  James W. Poor (1840 - 1890)*
  Mary Poore Bell (1849 - 1925)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Masonic Memorial Gardens
Reno
Washoe County
Nevada, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 10, 2009
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Mary <i>Poore</i> Bell
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Mary <i>Poore</i> Bell
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