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Emeline Slocum Bell
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Birth: Nov. 26, 1817
Onondaga County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1860
Huron County
Ohio, USA

"Early in 1836 he [David S. Bell] returned to Ohio, and on September 8, that year, married Emeline Slocum, who was born November 26, 1817, in Onondaga county, N. Y. To this marriage four children were born, of whom Charles F. is a wagon maker of Wood county, Ohio; Stephen, a farmer, and minister of the Christian Church in Logan county, Ohio; [David] Melvin, who enlisted in Company C, Sixty-Fifth O. V. I., and died in 1862, at Lebanon, Ky., of disease alleged to have been caused by poisoned maple sugar served to the troops, and John A., who died when five years old. The mother of this family died in 1860." (Bio of David S. Bell in: A. J. Baughman, History of Huron County, Ohio: its progress and development, with biographical sketches of prominent citizens of the county (Chicago: S. J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1909), pp. 402-03.)

Notes

David S. Bell & Emeline Slocum, 8 Sep 1836. ("Huron County, Ohio, Marriages through 1838," abridged from 1934 D.A.R. transcription. Retrieved from: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohhuron/marriages.html)

1850 U.S. Census, Ripley Twp., Huron Co., Ohio; dwelling 3068, family 3134, lines 1-6, p. 221 (printed), p. 441 (written), 13 Nov 1850.
1. David Bell, 33, farmer ($300), Pa.
2. Emiline -----, 30, Pa.
3. Charles -----, 14, Ohio.
4. Stephen -----, 12, Ohio.
5. Melvin -----, 8, Ohio.
6. John -----, 6, Ohio.
Place of birth shown for David and Emeline is incorrect.

1860 U.S. Census, Ripley Twp., Huron Co., Ohio; dwelling 1490, family 1360, lines 4-7, p. 87 (printed), p. 181 (written), 3 Jul 1860.
4. David S. Bell, 44, farmer ($1,800; $500), O [Ohio].
5. Emaline -----, 42, NY.
6. David -----, 18, O.
7. Stephen -----, 21, farmer ($400; $150), O.

According to the 1860 U.S. Mortality Schedule, Ripley Twp., Huron Co., Ohio, Emaline Bell, age 42, born in New York, died from consumption in October.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alonzo Slocum (____ - 1849)
  Lovina G. Slocum
 
 Spouse:
  David S. Bell (1816 - 1906)*
 
 Children:
  Charles F Bell (1836 - 1912)*
  Stephen A. Bell (1839 - 1919)*
  David Melvin Bell (1842 - 1862)*
  John A Bell (1845 - 1851)*
 
 Sibling:
  Emeline Slocum Bell (1817 - 1860)
  D W Slocum (1825 - 1904)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

EMILINE
Wife of
DAVID S. BELL
...Apr. 13, 1860
AGED
42 Yrs 4 Ms 17 D.

 
Burial:
Edwards Grove Cemetery
Greenwich
Huron County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: blueheron14
Record added: Apr 17, 2012
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Emeline <i>Slocum</i> Bell
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Emeline <i>Slocum</i> Bell
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