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William Bell, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Londonderry, Ireland
Death: Died in Paxton, Dauphin, PA
Immediate Family:

Son of Matthew Ball, Jr.; Walter Bell, I; Catherine Ball and Elizabeth Bell
Husband of Jean Bell
Father of John Bell; Jean Bell; George Bell; Sarah Bell (Bell); Mary Bell (Bell) and 6 others
Brother of Thomas Bell, I; John Bell and Walter Bell, II
Half brother of William Bell

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About William Bell, Sr.

Scotch-Irish. Settled in Paxton, Dauphin Co about 1738. Was a farmer and an elder in the Presbyterian church. He supplied the Army at Valley Forge with wheat and forage.


A Patriot of the American Revolution for PENNSYLVANIA. DAR Ancestor #: A008819

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William Bell, Sr.'s Timeline

1706
1706
Londonderry, Ireland
1730
1730
Age 24
Paxton, Dauphin, PA
1732
1732
Age 26
Paxton, Dauphin, PA
1734
1734
Age 28
Decatur Twp, Mifflin, PA
1736
1736
Age 30
Paxton, Dauphin, PA
1741
1741
Age 35
Paxton, Dauphin, PA
1743
1743
Age 37
Paxton, Dauphin, PA
1746
1746
Age 40
Paxton, Dauphin, PA
1748
1748
Age 42
Paxton, Dauphin, PA