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Rev Robert E. Lee "Bob" Bell
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1864
Auraria
Lumpkin County
Georgia, USA
Death: May 12, 1946
Upshur County
Texas, USA

Robert E. Lee Bell was born in the old Graham/Calhoun Hotel in Auraria, Lumpkin Co., Ga. during the Civil War while his father was in active service during the war. His mother, Emily Adaline Wade Bell, was the daughter of Joseph Berry Wade and Sarah Medely Odell Wade who lived about a mile from the hotel toward Dahlonega. Her father and previously her husband were Gold Miners during the first Gold Rush in the United States. She was living in the hotel from the time of her marriage with Robert's father, Joseph Henry Bell (1819-1905). Robert married Anna Elizabeth Lee 11 Nov 1885 in Kaufman Co., Tx. where the family had moved from Ga. in 1869. They had four children Bertie Bell (1888 ), Sally M. Bell (1889 1966), Robert Charley Bell (1893 1894), John Thomas Bell (1894 1967) and after his first wife's death he married M. Emma Lee (1876 1959) and their children were Lee Bell (1898 1900), Annie B. Bell (1900 1986), Daisy S. Bell (1902 ), Freddie Bell (1905 ), Euell D. Bell (1908 1990), Jewell Bell (1911 1911) Robert W. Bell (1913 ) and Hazel Bell (1916 1925). Rev. Bell was a well-known East Texas Baptist Minister.
Biography by Ron Wade
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Henry Bell (1819 - 1905)
  Emily Adaline Wade Bell (1841 - 1895)
 
 Spouses:
  Emma Annie Thompson Bell (1876 - 1959)
  Anna Elizabeth Lee Bell (1867 - 1894)*
 
 Children:
  Maudie Bertrude Bell Wilks (1888 - 1968)*
  Sarah Mae Bell Hughes (1889 - 1966)*
  Robert Charley Bell (1893 - 1894)*
  Annie B Bell Gibson (1900 - 1986)*
  Daisy S. Bell Gibson (1901 - 2005)*
  Fred Joseph Bell (1904 - 1965)*
  Euell Delbert Bell (1908 - 1990)*
  Robert Whitfield Bell (1912 - 1979)*
  Hazel Bell (1916 - 1925)*
 
 Siblings:
  Zachariah Taylor Bell (1842 - 1929)**
  Joseph Henry Bell (1843 - 1916)**
  Charles Walter Bell (1859 - 1947)**
  Robert E. Lee Bell (1864 - 1946)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Grice Cemetery
Grice
Upshur County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Ron Wade
Record added: May 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52409859
Rev Robert E. Lee Bob Bell
Added by: Ron Wade
 
Rev Robert E. Lee Bob Bell
Added by: Ron Wade
 
Rev Robert E. Lee Bob Bell
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