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Richard T. Bell
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1868
Maries County
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 12, 1951
Phelps County
Missouri, USA

Online MO DC #13514 shows Richard T. Bell, born Oct. 21, 1868 in Maries Co, MO. Married at death to Mrs. Katie Bell. Parents listed as George Bell and Roanne Prewett. Died April 12, 1951 in McFarland Nursing Home, Phelps Co, Rolla, MO at age 82 yrs from Arteriosclerosis, far advanced. Monroe Bell, St. Louis, Mo informant on certificate. Burial in Rolla Cemetery on April 15, 1951.
The Rolla Herald, April 19, 1951, page 2: Richard Bell dies at Nursing Home: Richard F. (Dick) Bell, born in Maries County Oct 21, 1868, died last Thursday morning at the McFarland Nursing Home at the age of 82 years. He had spent his entire life in Maries and Phelps Counties and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Rolla, MO.

Surviving are: his wife, Katie Bell, 100 State Street, one son, Monroe of St. Louis, one daughter, Mrs. Ada Blackwell, Defiance, IA, one stepson, Otha Reynolds, Normandy, MO, one step-daughter, Mrs. Henry Carroll, Rolla and nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at the Null and Sons Chapel. The Rev. J. V. Carlisle officiated. The Burial was in the Rolla Cemetery. Pallbearers were Charles and Henry, William, Tom Bell, Ray Sauls and Bill Bartle.
Home in 1940: Rolla, Phelps, Missouri
Street: State Street
Residence in 1935: Rolla, Phelps, MO
Occupation: Bartender
Richard T Bell 71 mar. MO
Katie N Bell 65 wf mar. KY
Marriage, Phelps Co, MO: Richard T. Bell, age 71 and Katie Reynolds, age 65, married 3 Feb 1940 in Phelps Co, MO.
Home in 1930: Greeley, Shelby, Iowa
Richard Bell 61 bdr age lst mar: 24 MO

Home in 1920: Ward 24, St Louis MO 48-48
Street: McCree Ave
*M Richard Bell 21 m/w bdr sgl MO
*Jerry Bell 19 m/w bdr sgl MO
[living in home of John and Sarah Reid]

Home in 1910: Dry Creek, Maries, Missouri
Richard T Bell 42 m/w wd "odd jobs" MO
Ada V Bell 16 dau sgl MO
Richard M Bell 11 son MO
Jerry B Bell 9 son
Home in 1900: Dry Creek, Maries, Missouri
Richard T Bell 31 Oct 1868 mar 7y MO
*Ellen Bell 25 wf Mar 1875 3/3 ch MO
Ada V Bell 6 dau Feb 1894 MO
Jerrie L Bell 4 son May 1896 MO
Richard M Bell 1 son Sep 1898 MO
Marriage, Maries Co, MO: Richard Bell and Ellen Roberson married 9 Mar 1893 in Maries Co, MO at Jos. [Joshua] Roberson's.
Home in 1880: Dry Creek Maries Co, MO
Bell, George W, age 57, mar. MO PA KY
Bell, Roena, wf, 50, mar. MO VA KY
Bell, Melvina, dau, 15, MO MO MO
Bell, Algerine, dau, 14, MO MO MO
*Bell, Richard, son, 12, MO MO MO
Bell, Josephine, dau, 10, MO MO MO
Bell, Madora, dau, 7, MO MO MO
Bell, Riley J, granson, 4, MO MO MO

Home in 1870: Dry Creek, Maries Co, MO
Bell, Geo. W. 46, farmer, $600/$0, MO
Bell, Roena, age 38, born MO
Bell, Jno. F, w/m 16, born MO
Bell, Columbus C., w/m, 14, MO
Bell, Mary R, dau, 10, MO
Bell, W. R. w/m 12, MO
Bell, Mary R, dau, 10, MO
Bell, Melvina A, w/f 6, MO
Bell, Algerene, w/f 4, MO
*Bell, Rich'd T.C. 1, w/m "over 1 year", MO
Note: Richard Bell was lst married to L. Ellen Robertson, daughter of Joshua Robertson and Melissa Ellen Williams. Ellen and Richard were married in Maries Co, Mo on March 9, 1893. Ellen died between the 1900-1910 census. Place of burial unknown. Richard then married Nancy Arkatie Reynolds, nee West. Katie died Dec 26, 1953 and is buried in the Dixon, Pulaski Co, MO Cemetery by her first husband, Robert C. Reynolds.
Family links: 
  George W. Bell (1823 - 1904)
  Roann/Roena L. Prewett Bell (1832 - 1903)
  L. Ellen Robertson Bell (1875 - ____)*
  Arkatie West Reynolds (1875 - 1953)*
  Ada Victoria Bell Blackwell (1894 - 1971)*
  Jerry B. Bell (1900 - 1947)*
  James Madison Bell (1848 - 1918)*
  Louisa Jane Bell Bartle (1851 - 1940)*
  John Franklin Bell (1853 - 1925)*
  Christopher Columbus Bell (1855 - 1921)*
  William Riley Bell (1857 - 1915)*
  Melvinia E Bell Williams (1858 - 1897)*
  Mary E. Bell McAfee (1859 - 1923)*
  Algerine Bell McAfee (1866 - 1938)*
  Richard T. Bell (1868 - 1951)
  Josephine Bell Helton (1871 - 1927)*
  Dora Ellen Bell Wilson (1874 - 1938)*
*Calculated relationship
Rolla Cemetery
Phelps County
Missouri, USA
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Record added: Mar 29, 2011
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Richard T. Bell
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Richard T. Bell
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