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Rev William Henry Bellew
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Birth: Dec. 20, 1880
Blount County
Alabama, USA
Death: Nov. 18, 1969
Blount County
Alabama, USA

William Henry Bellew was the son William "Billy" Bellew and Mary Bearden Shirley Bellew. He married Minnie Evalina Maynor Nov 21, 1901 in Blount County, Alabama, daughter of John Thomas Maynor and Mary "Mollie" Peddy.

Grandpa Henry Bellew attended New Plains School through the third grade. It was taught in the New Plains Methodist Church, located on the Oneonta to Springville road. School was taught about 3 months in the winter and 2 in the summer. A few of the teachers were: Aunt Vi Clowdus, Wm. Blaylock, Remus Buckner. In the 1890s, New Plain's school was moved and the children of James Wilbur Armstrong built the Armstrong-Woodard School. This school was in operation in 1910.

AL: Blount: 1920 Census: 11/10b/185/185: Chepultepec Prct 11 1/16/1920
Bellew, William H: Hd 39 Farmer AL NC AL:
Bellew, Minnie: Wf 37 AL GA AL:
Bellew, J B: Son 17 Laborer AL AL AL:
Bellew, Curtis: Son 15 Laborer AL AL AL:
Bellew, Mary Magnell: Dau 11 AL AL AL:
Bellew, Howard: Son 4 4/12 AL AL AL:

"W. H. Bellew was ordained to the work of the Gospel ministry By Prayer and the laying on of the Hands of the eldership on the fourth day of November 1923." (From original document) 
Family links: 
  William Bellew (1825 - 1899)
  Mary Bearden Bellew (1836 - 1910)
  Minnie Evalina Maynor Bellew (1882 - 1928)
  Willie Etta Battles Bellew (1887 - 1973)*
  James B. Bellew (1903 - 1987)*
  Ernest Bellew (1904 - 1912)*
  Henry Curtis Bellew (1906 - 1974)*
  Mary Magnell Bellew Harvey (1908 - 1999)*
  Ollie D. Bellew (1910 - 1914)*
  William Howard Bellew (1915 - 2009)*
  Jessie Ruth Bellew Vick (1920 - 1995)*
  Lucinda Jane Shirley Johns (1855 - 1931)**
  Kattie Louise C. Shirley Washburn (1857 - 1913)**
  Mary C. Shirley (1859 - ____)**
  Lewis Benjamin Franklin Shirley (1861 - 1942)**
  Jesse Pliny Bellew (1868 - 1942)*
  Fayette E. Bellew (1870 - 1922)*
  Ellen Chrischana Bellew (1874 - 1892)*
  Sarah Abigail Bellew Lowe (1876 - 1916)*
  Amanda Bellew Maynor (1877 - 1912)*
  William Henry Bellew (1880 - 1969)
*Calculated relationship
Antioch Methodist Cemetery
Blount County
Alabama, USA
Maintained by: rhm
Originally Created by: Matt
Record added: Aug 20, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15434746
Rev William Henry Bellew
Added by: rhm
Rev William Henry Bellew
Added by: rhm
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Remembering my grandfather...
- rhm
 Added: Aug. 9, 2014
What a wonderful looking couple.
- Debra Graves Dawson
 Added: Sep. 17, 2013
A fond memory, Grandpa Bellew...
- rhm
 Added: May. 9, 2008

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