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George T Bell
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Birth: Mar. 8, 1835
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1904
La Crosse
La Crosse County
Wisconsin, USA

DEATH OF GEORGE T. BELL Passes Away at His Home After an Illness Lasting Three Months George T. Bell died yesterday morning at the home of his son, George C. Bell, 602 South Ninth street, of heart trouble, from which he had been suffering for some time. He had been confined to his home for three months. Deceased was born in Newcastle, Pa., March 8, 1835 and came west with his parents in 1845, locating at Galena, Ill. The same year when a boy of but ten years, he came to LaCrosse alone on a steamboat trip. In 1854 he removed here with his parents and located permanently. Thus for half a century he has been a resident of the city. Mr. Bell was a painter by trade and was one of the leading men in his business here for many years. Deceased was well known by all of the old settlers. He leaves two sons, George C. and Willard A. of LaCrosse. The funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock from the home of George C. Bell. Rev. Henry Goodsell will officiate and interment will be made in Oak Grove cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Bell (1794 - 1866)
  Rebecca Orwig Bell (1798 - 1856)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary E. Willmeth Bell Orpwood (1840 - 1907)*
 
 Children:
  Willard A Bell (1859 - 1924)*
  Swift Bell (1862 - 1882)*
  George Courdry Bell (1863 - 1920)*
  Edwin T. Bell (1867 - 1900)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Bell (1817 - 1879)*
  Elizabeth Bell Swift (1819 - 1891)*
  Isaac Pearson Bell (1832 - 1892)*
  George T Bell (1835 - 1904)
  Hiram K. Bell (1837 - 1911)*
  Rufus P. Bell (1840 - 1893)*
  Laura Bell Rhind (1845 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
La Crosse
La Crosse County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: Section 5 Lot 5
 
Maintained by: Steven & Karen
Originally Created by: klock73@q.com
Record added: Oct 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78490956
George T Bell
Added by: Leonard Greenwood
 
George T Bell
Added by: Leonard Greenwood
 
George T Bell
Added by: Leonard Greenwood
 
 
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With love,
- Karen
 Added: Jan. 1, 2016
Rest in peace--from a niece
- GLM
 Added: Mar. 24, 2012
RIP
- Leonard Greenwood
 Added: Oct. 18, 2011
 
 
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