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John Bell, Sr
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1840
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1925
Ozark
Adair County
Kentucky, USA

Mr. John Bell, who was well-known in Columbia, died at the home of his son-in-law, Mr. Clarence Montgomery, Ozark, last Saturday night. He was in his 86th year, an ex-Federal soldier, and a member of the Methodist church. He was the father of Mr. Kelly Bell, this place.

His remains were brought to Columbia, Sunday afternoon, and the funeral services were conducted at the church by Rev. W.C. Christie, Jessie L. Murrell, and R.V. Bennett. At the close of the services, all that was mortal of this good man was laid to rest in the city cemetery. Our sympathy is with the stricken family.

(The Adair County News, Jul 14, 1925)


13th KY Cavalry, Co's E & L, Civil War.
Also served in the 32nd KY Infantry Co. D. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Ann Sweetin Bell (1847 - 1927)*
 
 Children:
  John Evan Bell (1865 - 1924)*
  Mary Etta Bell (1868 - 1942)*
  Lula Ellen Bell Sinclair (1873 - 1908)*
  Kelly W Bell (1878 - 1939)*
  Bettie Mattie Bell Montgomery (1881 - 1960)*
  Hila Annie Bell Murrell (1886 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Columbia Cemetery
Columbia
Adair County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: BC
Record added: Feb 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65743957
John Bell, Sr
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- Beverly Sprowl Teibel
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- BC
 Added: Feb. 16, 2011
 
 
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