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John Bell
Birth: Feb. 15, 1796
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep. 10, 1869
Tennessee, USA

United States Representative from Tennessee, 1827-1841; Speaker of the House of Representatives, 1833-1835; Secretary of War under Presidents W. H. Harrison and Tyler, 1841; United States Senator from Tennessee, 1847-1859; unsuccessful Constitutional Union candidate for President of the United States, 1860. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Jane Erwin Bell (1798 - 1877)*
 
 Children:
  Sally Bell Keeble (1829 - 1897)*
  Jane Erwin Bell (1838 - 1917)*
  Anna Lawrence Bell Comegys (1841 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Aug 01, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6653388
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- CherishedFamilyandFriends
 Added: Aug. 23, 2016
I only recently found that you are one of my ancestors, I wish that I could have known you. You remind me of my Grandpa, John Doney.
- Mary Hunter
 Added: Aug. 23, 2016

- chris graziano
 Added: Feb. 15, 2016
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