|Birth: ||Nov. 2, 1874|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 25, 1941|
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Son of Sylvester Bell (1845-1936) and
Emma Bardwell (1851-1878)
Brother of Edwin Bell and Clarence Bell
Stepbrother of Fay E. Bell, Sylvester Bell, Jr.,
William Amos Bell, Leah Bell Cheesman and Lena Bell More
Husband of Claudia E. Bush (1874-1962)
Father of Freda Jane Bell Chisholm (1903-1977
George G. Bell pitched for the JAGS (Johnstown, Amsterdam, Gloversville) in Upstate NY. Later he became an outstanding righthanded pitcher for the Brooklyn Dodgers from 1907 to 1911.
During the 1930s he owned and operated the Bell Hunting Lodge on Harrisburg Road in Stony Creek, Warren County, NY. While there he continued his love of baseball as umpire for the "Incredible Stony Creek Baseball Team."
In 1988 he was inducted into the Tioga County Sports Hall of Fame in Wellsboro, PA.
Sylvester Bell (1845 - 1936)
Claudia Elizabeth Bush Bell (1873 - 1962)
Freda Jane Bell Chisholm (1903 - 1977)*
George was originally interred in the Luzerne Cemetery, Lake Luzerne, Saratoga Co., NY. Around 1962 he was disinterred and laid to rest next to his wife, Claudia, in Lakeland Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Lakeland Memorial Gardens
Maintained by: Roberta Bouche
Originally Created by: flkayakgirl83
Record added: Sep 07, 2010
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