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Peter BELL

Male 1809 - 1891  (82 years)


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  • Name Peter BELL 
    Born 1809  ,, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1830  , Hamilton, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1850  , Clermont, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860  , Hamilton, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870  , Hamilton, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880  , Hamilton, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Jan 1891 
    Buried Between 10 - 19 Jan 1891  Newtown, Hamilton, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Flagg Spring Cem
    Person ID I5147  Gifford / Sollars Genealogy
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2016 

    Family 1 Mary STITES,   d. Abt 1835 
    Married Bef 1830 
    Children 
     1. Joshua BELL,   b. Abt 1830, ,, OH Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Elizabeth BELL,   b. 7 Oct 1833, Cincinnati, Hamilton, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1920, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F2399  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ellen SMITH,   b. 8 Aug 1808, ,, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1887  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1836  Newport, Campbell, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Married 15 Jul 1836  Madisonville, Hamilton, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Eliza BELL,   b. 1835, ,, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     2. Abraham S BELL,   b. 1836, ,, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1864, Andersonville, Sumter, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     3. Sarah Harriet BELL,   b. 28 Dec 1840, ,, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1924, Dennison, Tuscarawas, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. William BELL,   b. 13 Apr 1842,   d. 13 Jul 1842  (Age 0 years)  []
     5. Spencer BELL,   b. 1843, ,, OH Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Margaret BELL,   b. 13 Jan 1845, ,, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1931, Cincinnati, Hamilton, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F2390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Death Certificate - Sarah Harriet Miller
    Death Certificate - Sarah Harriet Miller
    Death Certificate - Margaret Campbell
    Death Certificate - Margaret Campbell
    Dependent pension applications of Peter and Ellen Bell, based on son Abraham Bell's Civil War service.
    Dependent pension applications of Peter and Ellen Bell, based on son Abraham Bell's Civil War service.
    'Governor Judson Harmon; Ohio's Latest Man of Destiny' by Sloane Gordon; 1909
    "Governor Judson Harmon; Ohio's Latest Man of Destiny" by Sloane Gordon; 1909
    Includes anecdote about Peter Bell; taken from Muncey's Magazine, Vol 41 Apr-Sep 1909, page 34

  • Notes 
    • 1830 Hamilton OH - Columbia Twp
      pg 186 line 3 # 423
      Peter Bell
      1 m < 5 1 fem 15 - 20
      1 m 15 - 20

      1850 Clermont OH - Stonelick
      pg 97 line 40 house 619/619
      Peter Bell 41 OH blacksmith
      Ellen 41 PA
      Elizabeth 18 OH
      Abraham 14 OH
      Eliza 15 OH
      Joshua 20 OH laborer
      Sarah 9 OH
      Spence 7 OH
      Margaret 5 OH
      Eveline Miller 9/12 OH
      Samuel Cozart 24 OH laborer

      1860 Hamilton OH - Anderson Twp, Newtown
      taken 27 Jun pg 312 printed 64 written line 18 house 454/461
      Peter Bell 51 OH master blacksmith
      Ellen 51 PA
      Spence 18 OH
      Margaret 15 OH

      1870 Hamilton OH - Anderson Twp, Newtown
      taken 11 Jul pg 516 printed, 13 written
      line 21 house 567/558
      Peter Bell 61 OH blacksmith
      Ellen 61 PA

      1880 Hamilton OH - Anderson Twp, Newton
      taken 3 Jun line 33 house 43/43
      Peter Bell 71 OH MA PA blacksmth
      Ellen 71 PA PA PA

      The cemetery where infant son William is buried is in
      Batavia Twp, Rustic Valley Farm or Gernen Cem., John R. Morris, owner - Olive Branch & Baldwin Rd

      poss
      Joshua Bell age 38 wife Katherine age 37 in Sycamore Twp, Springfield, Hamilton, OH in 1870

      Taken from Hamilton Co OH Court & Other Records Vol1
      compiled by Virginia Raymond Cummings pg 108
      - Bell Heirs to Rodecker Deed Book 52 pg 162
      Heris of John Bell; deed to Wm. Rodecker; Aug 30 1834; tract containing 110 acres on north side of
      section 25 in twp 5, entire range 1. Signed by the heirs -- Peter Bell and wife Mary; Margaret McCombs
      Bell; James Bell; William Bell
      - Bell et al to Rodecker
      Peter Bell et al; deed to Wm Rodecker; Dec 9 1836; a tract of land containing 110 acres on the north side
      of section 25 in twp 5, entire range 1. Signed by Peter Bell and wife Ellen; Margaret M Bell; Wm Bell and
      wife Mary Ann, of Clermont Co OH.

      A John Bell received a Land Warrant in Cler. OH (w4107).
      Martin Harden was the assignee.

      have seen "John Bell Rev War Vet from PA is buried at Montgomery farm."

      History of Clermont Co OH, 1900 contains references to a Peter Bell in 1819 and 1825 - perhaps Peter's uncle.
      Also on page 534 Stonelick Twp - Contry Stores and Shops "In 1850, Peter Bell built a shop on the property
      new owened by Robert Magee, wehre he worked until 1854."

      Index to Tax List of Ohio for 1810 Hamilton Co by Thelma Blair Lang
      Ohio Source Records pg 150
      (included on Gen Pub Co CD#528 - Early Ohio Settlers 1700s -1900s)
      Peter Bell
      John Bell

      Capt Clayton Webb Co (prob from Hamilton Co) served from 24 Aug - 20 Sep 1812
      Sgt Peter Bell under Lt John Armstrong

      Flagspring (IOOF)
      c/o Village of Newton
      3536 Church Street
      Newtown, OH 45244
      (513) 561-2300
      Cemetery (established in 1863) located on Roundbottom Road near Ohio Rt.
      32 in Newtown. Burials indexed in Anderson Twp. Cemetery Book, Vol. 2

  • Sources 
    1. [S143] Hamilton Co OH Burial Records, Hamilton Co Chapter of Ohio Gen Soc., Vol 2 - Andersonville Twp, p 108.

    2. [S93] pension application, No. 359930, Dependent CW Pension, Applicant Peter Bell, father of Abraham S Bell.

    3. [S93] pension application, No. 359930, Dependent CW Pension, Applicant Ellen Bell, mother of Abraham S Bell.