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Edward James Bell, Sr
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Birth: Mar. 18, 1843
Oswego
Oswego County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 1914
Oswego
Oswego County
New York, USA

Edward J. Bell, well known in military circles, a former building contractor and one of the oldest residents of the city died at his home 15 Porter street, early Sunday morning after a lingering illness. Mr. Bell was born in this city seventy-one years ago and received his early education here and at the outbreak of the Civil War enlisted in Company C, Twenty-fourth New York Volunteers, Iron Brigade, one of the first to take the field and which took an active part in the battles of Antietem, Bull Run and Gettysburg. He was a member of Post O'Brian, GAR, and of Christ church.
Surviving are his wife, Henryett, four daughters, Mrs. Charles Bullock, Mrs. George Freeman, Mrs. Alonzo Clayton, Mrs. Herbert Smith; three sons, Edward and George of this city and Robert of Buffalo; one sister Mrs. Jane Ayers, of this city.
The funeral will be held from the home Wednesday afternoon at 2:30, the Rev. Richmond H. Geaner officiating.
Oswego Pallidaum News

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John D Bell (1808 - 1842)
  Jane Rockliff Bell (1808 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Henryett Eliza Barlow Bell (1843 - 1930)
 
 Children:
  Emma Henryett Bell Bullock (1866 - 1937)*
  Flora B Bell Landers (1868 - 1914)*
  Edward James Bell (1870 - 1950)*
  Sena R Bell Freeman (1873 - 1943)*
  Netti Mary Bell Clayton (1875 - 1969)*
  George Phillip Bell (1877 - 1938)*
  William Parker Bell (1881 - 1882)*
  Katherine Parker Bell Smith (1883 - 1957)*
  Robert Hiram Bell (1885 - 1931)*
 
 Sibling:
  George Washington Bell (1836 - 1862)*
  Edward James Bell (1843 - 1914)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rural Cemetery
Oswego
Oswego County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 4, Lot 116
 
Created by: Jay Stone
Record added: Aug 14, 2011
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Edward James Bell, Sr
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