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Charles Percival Bell, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 10, 1858
Death: Feb. 8, 1923

Charles Percival Bell, the eldest son of William M. Bell and the former Lenora Orion Doney, was born December 10th 1858 in the Longview area of Oktibbeha County, Mississippi. Charles P. had seven half brother & sisters and six brother & sisters. His father was a well-known member of the early families in Starkville.

As a young man, Charles helped his father run a large farm and Cotton gin business, not marrying until he was 36 years old. In 1894, Charles married Bessie Edmonds with whom he had three children.
Harry Carlton Bell (1895 1964)
Mildred Augusta [Bell] Treleaven (1897 1981)
Charles Percival Bell, Jr. (1901 1991)

Charles worked as a State Farm Commissioner for the area around Starkville. He departed this life on February 8th 1923 at the age of 64 years, 1 month and 29 days old.




 
 
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 Parents:
  William Montgomery Bell (1808 - 1885)
  Leonora Orion Doney Bell (1832 - 1885)
 
 Spouse:
  Bessie Edmonds Bell (1869 - 1952)
 
 Children:
  Harry Carlton Bell (1895 - 1964)*
  Charles Percival Bell (1901 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Milling Bell (1833 - 1862)**
  Joseph Aquilla Bell (1842 - 1895)**
  Margaret Isabella Bell (1846 - 1853)**
  Meek Carothers Bell (1849 - 1901)**
  Richard Thomas Bell (1853 - 1935)**
  Allen Grey Bell (1854 - 1942)**
  Charles Percival Bell (1858 - 1923)
  David Montgomery Bell (1867 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Starkville
Oktibbeha County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: GMG
Originally Created by: NatalieMaynor
Record added: Nov 09, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12297348
Charles Percival Bell, Sr
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