Minerva Musgrove born 1830 in Clermont County, Ohio to Joshua Musgrove and Hannah Worthington.
On April 28, 1846, she married William Bell son of Jesse and Hannah Bell in Lawrence County, Illinois.
In 1850 in Lawrence Co. IL William Bell 27 years old, is a Farmer and wife; Minerva [Musgrove]Bell 20 years is keeping house, daughter Mary Ann Bell 3 years old.
3rd July 1855 Lawrence Co.IL, William Bell 30under40, his wife [Minerva] 20under30 and the children; 1Fem[Mary Ann]is under 10years and 1Male[William]under 10.
1856 Birth of daughter; Elizabeth Ann Bell.
Minerva Musgrove Bell's death must of occured during childbirth or there after in 1856, as William Bell remarried to Clarisa Inyart August 4th 1856.
Haven't found a Grave Stone for her in Bell Cemetery, but more than likely she is buried there,as her sisters are.
Known Children of Wm & Minerva Bell;
Mary Ann Bell McGuire Bowden:1846-1918
William Bell Jr.
Elizabeth Ann Bell Atterberry;1856-1928
Joshua Musgrove (1799 - 1865)
Hannah Worthington Musgrove (1803 - 1874)
William L. Bell (1823 - 1907)*
Mary Ann Bell Bowden (1846 - 1918)*
Elizabeth Ann Bell Atterberry (1856 - 1928)*
Eleanor Musgrove Shaw (1821 - 1888)*
Phebe Anne Musgrove Cheek (1824 - 1913)*
Hannah Musgrove West (1826 - 1873)*
Sarah "Jane" Musgrove Bell (1829 - 1898)*
Minerva Musgrove Bell (1830 - 1856)
Thomas L. Marion Musgrove (1832 - 1865)*
Mary Musgrove Cochran (1836 - ____)*
Mariah Musgrove Bell (1841 - 1906)*
Rachel Musgrove King (1844 - 1902)*
George W. Musgrove (1848 - 1864)*
Created by: Ann Harmon Govers
Record added: Aug 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74535098