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George Courdry Bell
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Birth: Jul., 1863
La Crosse
La Crosse County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Sep., 1920
La Crosse
La Crosse County
Wisconsin, USA

Bell Funeral Thursday

The funeral of George C. Bell, who died at noon yesterday, will be held from the residence, 325 North Eighth street, at 2:30 o'clock Thursday afternoon. Rev. Knutson will officiate and interment will be in Oak Grove cemetery.
Mr. Bell was a native of La Crosse having been born here in 1863. He has resided here all his life.
In 1889 Mr. Bell married Jennie M. Dahl who died in 1893. Seven years ago he married Paula M. Peterson, who, with one daughter, Mrs. Matt Cameron, survives him.
Mr. Bell was a pioneer in the auto business here, having opened a repair shop in 1902. It was the first auto repair shop in the city. Later this concern, the Bell Machine Company was sold to James company and Mr. Bell for several years was foreman at the James plant.
In recent years he has been a pattern maker for the La Crosse Tractor Company.
He was a member of the local engineers organization. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George T Bell (1835 - 1904)
  Mary E. Willmeth Bell Orpwood (1840 - 1907)
 
 Spouses:
  Paula M Peterson Bell (1875 - 1965)*
  Jennie C Dahl Bell (1873 - 1893)*
 
 Children:
  Pearl Irene Bell Cameron (1890 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  Willard A Bell (1859 - 1924)*
  Swift Bell (1862 - 1882)*
  George Courdry Bell (1863 - 1920)
  Edwin T. Bell (1867 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
La Crosse
La Crosse County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: Section 038, Lot 2279
 
Maintained by: Steven & Karen
Originally Created by: klock73@q.com
Record added: Oct 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78491254
George Courdry Bell
Added by: Leonard Greenwood
 
George Courdry Bell
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From a Bell family descendant.
- Ginger
 Added: Dec. 29, 2013
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- Leonard Greenwood
 Added: Oct. 18, 2011
 
 
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