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Oscar Bellah
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Birth: Mar. 24, 1874
Cooke County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 1939
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Son of Samuel Bellah & Emily Malone

Texas Death Record
Name: Oscar Bellah
Death Date: 01 Jul 1939
Place: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas (Home)
Race: White
Age at Death: 65 years 3 months 7 days
Birth: 24 Mar 1874 at Cook Co., Texas
Marital status: Married
Wife: Catherine Bellah
Father: Sam Bellah, born Georgia
Mother: Emilie Kelley [Malone], born AL [GA]
Occupation: Rancher
Residence place: 2143 E Crockett St
Length of residence: 9 yrs
Cause of death: Cerebral Hemorrhage
Burial place: Decatur, Texas
Burial date: 01 Jul 1939
Undertaker: Paul Riebie Co, 177 North St
Informant: Mrs. Oscar Bellah, 2153 E Crockett, San Antonio, TX
[Note: Death cert. gives burial at Decatur, TX; family, including his parents, & brother Walter, are buried at Oak Lawn Cem, Decatur, TX]

1880 Census, Marysville Justice Precinst #5, Cooke Co, Texas
-Sam Bellah 30, b. GA, parents GA, Grocer & PM [postmaster]
-Emily Bellah, wife, 28, b. GA, parents GA
-Robt Bellah, son, 10, b AL, parents GA
-Cora Bellah, dau, 8, b. TX
-Oscar* Bellah, son, 7, b. TX
-Walter Bellah, son, 5, b. TX
-Dolos Bellah, dau, 2, b. TX
-Olgy Bellah, dau, 6m, b. TX
-Flora Tilly, servant, 23
-Ben F. Nickells Jr 29, works in stable
-Lucinda Bellah, mother, 61, widow, b. GA, parents GA

1900 Census, Justice Precinct 3, Baylor, Texas
-Sam Bellah 49, Oct 1850, married 31 yrs, b. GA, parents GA
-Emily Bellah, wife, 47, Oct 1850, married 31 yrs, b. GA, parents GA
-Oscar* Bellah, son, 25, single, Feb 1875, b. TX, parents GA
-Florence Bellah, dau, 20, Feb 1880, b. TX, parents GA
-Dolous Bellah, dau, 17, Dec 1882, b. TX, parents GA
-Olgy Bellah, dau, 16, Jan 1884, b. TX, parents GA

1920 Census, Justice Precinct 1, Uvalde, Texas; Batesville, Rd
-Oscar* Bellah 46, b. TX, parents AL, farmer stock farm, owns home .
-Catherine E Bellah, wife, 31, b. TX, parents Al
-James S Bellah, son, 18, b. TX, parents TX, Printer Newspaper
-Robert M Bellah, son, 10, b. TX
-Leslie O Bellah, son, 6, b. TX

Note regarding search for headstone
From volunteer photographer, Jan 2014
"I have searched the Wise County records for Oscar. I have checked the death records and obit records here and there are only 2, Carrie Lettie died 1937 and Gertrude died 1904. I see on the death certificate you have provided that he died in Bexar County Texas. I have also checked the Oaklawn Cemetery here and I could not find his name listed in Any cemetery in Wise County. There are a few headstone in the Oaklawn Cemetery with the name Bellah and I am assuming they may be related. I am going to leave this request open and make this note there also."
Patricia Funderburg Walls (#47262050) 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Washington Bellah (1848 - 1936)
  Emily Susan Maddux Bellah (1850 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Ethel Bellah (1888 - 1989)
 
 Siblings:
  Cora Bellah Greenhire (1872 - 1942)*
  Oscar Bellah (1874 - 1939)
  Walter Rexford Bellah (1876 - 1919)*
  Una Olgy Bellah Bailey (1885 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oaklawn Cemetery
Decatur
Wise County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: GreenHills Stones Callin...
Record added: Mar 05, 2013
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Oscar Bellah
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Oscar Bellah
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