William (paxton farmer) Bell, Sr.

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William (paxton farmer) Bell, Sr.

Birthdate: (77)
Birthplace: Londonderry, Ireland
Death: Died in Paxton, Dauphin, PA
Immediate Family:

Son of Matthew Ball, Jr.; John Bell; Elizabeth Bell born Cochran and Margaret Bell
Husband of Jean Bell; Jane Jean Bell; Jane Bell and Jane Lea
Father of John Bell; Jean Bell; George Bell, Captain; Sarah Bell (Bell); Mary Bell (Bell) and 9 others
Brother of Thomas Bell, I; John Bell and Walter Bell, II
Half brother of William Bell

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About William (paxton farmer) 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
Settled in Paxton Township, Pennsylvania about 1738. Supplied whet and forage to troops at Valley Forge. He was a farmer and Presbyterian elder.

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William (paxton farmer) Bell, Sr.'s Timeline

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1706
Londonderry, Ireland
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1730
Age 24
Paxton, Dauphin, PA
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1732
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Paxton, Dauphin, PA
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Decatur Twp, Mifflin, PA
1734
Age 28
Paxton, Dauphin, PA
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Paxton, Dauphin, PA
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Paxton, Dauphin, PA
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Age 37
Paxton, Dauphin, PA