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Catherine Elizabeth Townsend Bell
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Birth: May 9, 1827
Middleford
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1895
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA

Catherine Elizabeth Townsend was the daughter of Barkley Townsend (1804-1857) and Leah Harmonson (or just Harmon?) Copes Townsend (1803-1873), who married 24 Aug 1826 at New Castle, Sussex County, Delaware.

Catherine married James Hall Bell (1825-1892) on 01 Dec 1847 at Houston, Harris County, Texas. Catherine and James were the parents of eight known children, namely:

1. Evelyn Hunter Bell Wright (1848-1904)
2. Barclay Townsend Bell (1850-1930)
3. Elizabeth Lucinda (Lucy) Copes Bell Stiles (1853-1906)
4. Leah Emily Bell Copes (1855-1911)
5. Jane (Jennie) Rebecca Bell Andrews (1857-1952)
6. Thaddeus Constantine Bell (1860-1916)
7. Manson McCormick Bell (1862-1864)
8. James Hall Bell (1872-1872)

Links to Catherine's parents, husband and six of her eight known children are included below.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Barkley Townsend (1804 - 1857)
  Leah Harmonson Copes Townsend (1803 - 1873)
 
 Spouse:
  James Hall Bell (1825 - 1892)*
 
 Children:
  Evelyn Hunter Bell Wright (1848 - 1904)*
  Barclay Townsend Bell (1850 - 1930)*
  Elizabeth Lucinda Copes Bell Stiles (1853 - 1906)*
  Leah Emily Bell Copes (1855 - 1911)*
  Jane Rebecca Bell Andrews (1857 - 1952)*
  Thaddeus Constatine Bell (1860 - 1916)*
  Manson McCormick Bell (1862 - 1864)*
  James Hall Bell (1872 - 1872)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Her children arise up and call her blessed
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Dan Stevenson
Originally Created by: H M G
Record added: Feb 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24351488
Catherine Elizabeth <i>Townsend</i> Bell
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Catherine Elizabeth <i>Townsend</i> Bell
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Catherine Elizabeth <i>Townsend</i> Bell
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- Sherry
 Added: Feb. 12, 2008
 
 
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