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Alison "Elsie" Bell
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1842
Morebattle
Scottish Borders, Scotland
Death: Apr. 21, 1925
Galt
Ontario, Canada

Of the eight children born to William Bell and Janet Whitson, Alison or Elsie, as she was more commonly called, was the only one of her siblings not to marry. She was also the last to die. Although she resided in Galt nearly all her life, she often traveled west by rail to visit her nieces and nephews and their children often referring to this extended family as the "Bell tribe". Her working years were spent as a domestic for the Dickson family at their Galt residence, " Kirkmichael". She was a member of Central Presbyterian Church. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Bell (1803 - 1885)
  Janet Whitson Bell (1806 - 1867)
 
 Siblings:
  John Bell (1832 - 1896)*
  William Bell (1834 - 1911)*
  Andrew W Bell (1835 - 1911)*
  Elspeth Bell (1838 - ____)*
  Adam Bell (1838 - 1905)*
  Euphemia Bell Fenwick (1839 - 1900)*
  Alison Bell (1842 - 1925)
  Jane Bell Gourlay (1845 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Elsie Bell
1842-1925
 
Note: "The funeral of the late Miss Elsie Bell took place on Thursday afternoon at 2:30 from the residence of her niece, Mrs C A McIntosh, 142 Grand Avenue south to Mount View Cemetery".
 
Burial:
Mountview Cemetery
Cambridge
Waterloo Regional Municipality
Ontario, Canada
Plot: Range 15 Lot 32
 
Created by: Janet Whitson
Record added: May 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 110353282
Alison Elsie Bell
Added by: Janet Whitson
 
Alison Elsie Bell
Added by: Janet Whitson
 
Alison Elsie Bell
Added by: Janet Whitson
 
 
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 Added: May. 20, 2014
 
 
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