Some Bell Family Genealogy

Submitted by Sandra Nobles

John Bell born about 1831 in Ohio lived in Rome Ohio with his wife and 4 sons.

1860 Rome Lawrence county Ohio census
John Bell age 28
Eliza J. age 25
Robert W age 5
Lorenzo D. age 3
Samuel age 6month
Enrolled August 2, 1862 at Rome Ohio.  Mustered in Service as a Private on the 7th day of Sept 1862 at Camp Ironton Ohio.

Died 1864 Lynchburg Virginia , served as Corporal in Co “D” 91 Reg Ohio Volunteers  

married to Eliza Jane Turner on Nov 4, 1852 in Lawrence County.

Their son Robert Winfield Bell married Marinda Morrison and lived in Rome Ohio during the census of 1880 Robert W. age 30, Marinda age 27, Ida M age 4, James A. age 2-who later marries Florence May Hastings daughter of Ironton Ohio’s John Kemper Hastings and Cassandra Mathiot Hastings.  The Mathiot family owned and operated Iron Furnaces in Pennsylvania. 

Found June1900 census Scioto Ohio Green Twp
Robert Bell, 46 farmer
Marinda, wife, 47
Ida M., daughter, 24
Ada B., daughter, 15
Edward Price, boarder, 28
Found in Ohio 1910 census in Scioto Co.:
Robert W. Bell, 56 b. OH
wife, Marinda, 57 b. OH