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Jacob Emrich Bell
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Birth: Mar. 11, 1802
Leitersburg
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Death: May 7, 1886
Leitersburg
Washington County
Maryland, USA

Jacob E. Bell was born in Leitersburg District, March 11, 1802, the son of Frederick and Maria (Emerick) Bell. In 1828 he engaged in farming as tenant on his fathers farm in Leitersburg District near Martin's school house; he purchased this farm in 1839 and resided here until 1874.
In 1825 he married Ann Maria, daughter of Henry and Ann Maria (Miller) Jacobs, and they were the parents of four children: Lewis J.; Julia Ann; Simon P., and Lydia.
Jacob E. Bell was a member of the Lutheran Church and an officer in the congregation at Leitersburg for many years. He was a Democrat in politics and was once the candidate of his party for county commissioner but was defeated. He was one of the organizers of the Planters' Mutual Insurance Company of Leitersburg and president of that corporation for some years.
His death occurred on the 7th of May, 1886. His wife, who was born on the 10th of August, 1803, died on the 20th of January, 1892.


Text from Herbert Charles Bell's, History of Leitersburg District, Washington County, Md. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Frederick Bell (1768 - 1839)
 
 Spouse:
  Ann Maria Jacobs Bell (1803 - 1892)*
 
 Children:
  Lewis J. Bell (1828 - 1907)*
  Julia A. Bell (1835 - 1911)*
  Simon P. Bell (1838 - 1911)*
  Lydia H. Bell (1845 - 1911)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Bell (1791 - 1830)*
  Elizabeth Bell (1793 - 1870)*
  Peter Bell (1795 - 1880)*
  Jacob Emrich Bell (1802 - 1886)
  David Bell (1803 - 1892)*
  Daniel Bell (1808 - 1860)*
  Frederick Bell (1811 - 1893)*
  George Bell (1813 - 1874)*
  Jonas Bell (1814 - 1885)*
  Samuel Bell (1816 - 1901)*
  Lewis Bell (1818 - ____)*
  Henry F Bell (1819 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Pauls Lutheran Church Cemetery
Leitersburg
Washington County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: badrenn
Record added: Jul 06, 2011
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Jacob Emrich Bell
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 Added: Jul. 6, 2011
 
 
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