Anna Maria “Anna Hamill, Anna Parks” <I>Thompson</I> Bell


Anna Maria “Anna Hamill, Anna Parks” Thompson Bell

Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Death 3 Oct 1910 (aged 83)
Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Burial Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 70087816 View Source
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Anna Maria Thompson married George Washington Bell on 5 Sep 1844 at Rock Island County, Illinois.
From this union were born the following issues:
1. Georgiana Bell
Born about 1848 Moline, Rock Island, IL
Died 3 Oct 1889 Lake Geneva, IL
Married William Franklin Baird 1 Jul 1866 at Lawrence, KS, by the Rev. R. Cordley. Both Georgiana and William were residents of Lawrence at the time of their marriage.
One record found suggests that Georgiana married a second time to Mr. Aherns and had a child with him, George Washington Aherns in 1889.

2. Harriet Amelia Bell (attached to this memorial)

3. Charles S. Bell
Born 1852 Moline, Rock Island, IL
Died 15 Nov 1926 Richmond, Wise, VA

4. Mary Minna Bell
Born 15 Apr 1856 Moline, Rock Island, IL (her passport application states she was born in 1868)
Died 14 Dec 1932 Genoa, Italy (Source: Reports of deaths of American citizens abroad)
Married George H. Ross

5. Nettie Bell
Born 1858 Willow Springs, Douglas, KS
Died 6 Jun 1881 Austin, Travis, TX
Married Charles M. Hammill
Nettie and Charles had two known issues
a. Beatrice Hammill
Born 1876 TX
b. Baby Boy Hammill
Born 6 Jun 1881 Austin, Travis, TX
Died 22 Jun 1881 Austin, Travis, TX

6. Clara "Carrie" Bell
Born 31 Jul 1861 Willow Springs, Douglas, KS
Died 9 Aug 1937 Topeka, Shawanee, KS
Married first Albert C. Monson on 3 Nov 1880 at Austin, Travis, TX
Carrie and Albert had the following known issues:
a. Sophia Maude Monson
Born 1881
Died 1963
b. Arthur Bell Monson
Born 1883
Died 1883
c. William Lamon Monson
Born 1882
Died 1962
Married second James Albert Grubbs 7 Nov 1890 Topeka, Shawnee, KS
Carrie and James had the following known issues:
a. Edna Ethel Grubbs
Born 1891
Died 1977
b. Minnie May Grubbs
Born 1893
Died 1976
c. Twin baby Grubbs
Born 1896
Died 1896
d. Daisy Dewey Grubbs
Born 1898
Died 1996

1860 Willow Springs, Brooklin, KS
G. W. Bell 35 IL farmer
Mary Bell 30 IL (should be OH)
Harriet Bell 14 IL
Georgianna Bell 12 IL
Charles Bell 7 IL
Mary Bell 4 IL
Nettie Bell 2 Kansas Territory

1865 Kansas State Census
Lawrence, Douglas, KS
Enumerated 25 Jul 1865
Maria A. Bell 38 OH works at an ice cream saloon
(noted on side of record "widow of Quantrill's victim")
Hattie A. Bell 17 IL
Georgianna Bell 12 IL
Minnie Bell 9 IL
Nettie Bell 7 IL
Carrie Bell 4 Ks Territory

1870 Lawrence, Ward 1, Douglas, KS
Annie Bell 44 OH
Hattie Bell 11 KS
Carrie Bell 9 KS

Douglas County, Kansas Marriage Records
Bride: Annie M. Bell
Aged: 45 (About 1827)
Residence: Lawrence, Kansas
Groom: John R. Hamill
Aged: 57 (About 1815)
Residence: Sherman Texas
Married: 21 Aug 1872 at Lawrence, Kansas

1880 Austin. Travis, TX
51 Brazos Street
John Hammill 60 Scotland druggist, parents born Scotland
Annie M. Hammill 53 OH Father born KY, mother born VA

The following census record appears to be that of Annie living at the 1008 Ohio Street home.
1900 Lawrence, Douglas, Kansas
1008 Ohio Street
Michael Everhart Aug 1869 KS
Jessie Everhart Apr 1875 KS wife, no children alive or deceased
Annie Parks Sep 1827 OH widowed, 6 children, 4 living, lodger
Further proof this is one in the same person as this memorial comes in the following notice:
The Daily Gazette
Lawrence, Douglas, KS
Tuesday, 4 Oct 1910
Mrs. Bell Buried Here
"The body of Mrs. George Parks Bell (should be Mrs. George Bell Parks) who died Sunday (2 Oct 1910) in Topeka, was brought here this afternoon, arriving at 2:25 o'clock and taken direct to the First Methodist Church where funeral services were conducted by the pastor, Rev. H. E. Wolfe. Burial was made in Oak Hill Cemetery."



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  • Created by: Bill & Eileen
  • Added: 20 May 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 70087816
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anna Maria “Anna Hamill, Anna Parks” Thompson Bell (30 Sep 1827–3 Oct 1910), Find a Grave Memorial ID 70087816, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Bill & Eileen (contributor 46886393) .