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John Tweed Bell
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Birth: 1911
Merryville
Beauregard Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1946
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

John Tweed Bell was born in Merryville, LA to John H Bell and Annie Coulter Bell. After his father's death in 1915, John moved with his mother and 2 sisters to New Orleans.

After his mother's death in 1929, he lived with his sister, Audrey Mae Bell Michel and her daughter, Ruth Elaine Michel Karpos.

John was a jazz musician (A.F. of M. Musicians' Union Local 174) and married Germaine Roquevert in New Orleans. Together they had one daughter, Jeanne Marie Bell.

John died in New Orleans and was laid to rest in Cypress Grove Cemetery on July 29, 1946. He was later moved to Greenwood Cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  J H Bell (1879 - 1915)
  Annie Coulter Bell (1885 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Germaine Roquevert Mains (____ - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Estelle Slade Rawls (1902 - 1975)**
  Audrey Mae Bell Michel (1908 - 1958)*
  John Tweed Bell (1911 - 1946)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: V Acacia Hawthorne Cedar
 
Created by: mary k
Record added: Oct 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77840512
John Tweed Bell
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John Tweed Bell
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