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Francis "FRANK" BELL (son of Lindsey BELL and Nancy (BELL))29, 30, 31, 32 was born 1770 in SC Or NC33, 34, and died May 1, 1855 in Wayne Co KY35. He married Elizabeth Berry.

 Includes NotesNotes for Francis "FRANK" BELL:
"1845 Mar 15 - Recorded: 4 Sep 1845 - page 59-60. Indenture: FRANCIS BELL & ELIZABETH his wife to WILLIAM HERRIFORD. $200 for 100 acres in 2 tracts, all of which I hold by deed from PHILOMON PAYNE dated 23 Apr 1831.. Beg. on a hickory on HENSONS line.. to PAYNES.. /s/ FRANCIS (X) BELL, ELIZABETH (X) BELL.. Recorded by ISAAC N. SHEPPERD, Deputy Clk for WM. SIMPSON, Clerk.."
tAlso Known As: Frank Cause of Death: Old age Census: 1820 Wayne Co, KY Census: 1 May 1800 Hillsborough District, Randolph Co, NC 5 6 Census: 1810 Wayne Co, KY 7 4 Census: 1840 Wayne Co, KY Census: 14 Aug 1850 HH #251, Division No. 1, Wayne Co, KY 3 Tax List: 1807 0 acres/Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1808 0 acres/Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1810 2 horses; Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1811 1 horse; Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1812 1 horse; Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1813 2 horses; Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1814 200 acres; Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1815 2 horses; Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1816 2 horses; Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1817 2 horses; Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1818 No Tax Book 1 Tax List: 1819 1 horse; Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1820 1 horse; Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1821 400 acres, 2 horses; Beaver Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1822 400 acres; Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1824 400 acres; A. (Otter) Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1834 1 horse; Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1835 100 acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1836 100 acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1837 100 acres; Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1838 50 acres; Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1839 100 acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1 Tax List: 1840 100 acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1 Property: 15 Mar 1845 100 acres sold/Wayne Co, KY 8 Reference: CLRK8827
Noted events in his life were:

Alt. Birth: : Alt. Birth, Bet 1765-1784.


Francis Bell, Sr. 1
Birth: Bet 1765 and 1784 in SC or NC 2 3 4
Death: 1 May 1855 in Wayne Co, KY 2
Sex: M
Father: Lindsey Bell b. About 1739 in North Carolina
Mother: Nancy Unknown b. About 1743 in North Carolina

Also Known As: Frank
Cause of Death: Old age
Census: 1820 Wayne Co, KY
Census: 1 May 1800 Hillsborough District, Randolph Co, NC 5 6
Census: 1810 Wayne Co, KY 7 4
Census: 1840 Wayne Co, KY
Census: 14 Aug 1850 HH #251, Division No. 1, Wayne Co, KY 3
Tax List: 1807 0 acres/Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1808 0 acres/Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1810 2 horses; Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1811 1 horse; Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1812 1 horse; Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1813 2 horses; Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1814 200 acres; Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1815 2 horses; Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1816 2 horses; Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1817 2 horses; Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1818 No Tax Book 1
Tax List: 1819 1 horse; Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1820 1 horse; Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1821 400 acres, 2 horses; Beaver Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1822 400 acres; Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1824 400 acres; A. (Otter) Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1834 1 horse; Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1835 100 acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1836 100 acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1837 100 acres; Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1838 50 acres; Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1839 100 acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1
Tax List: 1840 100 acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY 1
Property: 15 Mar 1845 100 acres sold/Wayne Co, KY 8
Reference: CLRK8827

Spouses & Children



Elizabeth Unknown (Wife) b. 1772 in NC

Children:
Nancy Eliza Bell b. Bet 1794 and 1800 in SC
Dau2 of Francis Bell b. Bet 1790 and 1800
James Bell b. Bet 1790 and 1800 in Randolph Co, NC
William R. Bell b. Bet 1800 and 1810 in Wayne Co, KY
John Bell b. Bet 1800 and 1810 in NC
Linsey Bell b. About 1806 in Wayne Co, KY
Eady Bell b. Bet 1800 and 1810
Francis Bell, Jr. b. 1811 in KY
Charles Graves Bell b. 19 Oct 1811 in Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY
Jeremiah Bell, Jr. b. 1818 in Wayne Co, KY
Mary Bell b. 1819

Sources

Title: Wayne Co, KY Bell Family Tax List (1806-1870)
Author: Compiled by Alma Coffey Whitis
Publication: Published by June Baldwin Bork, 9375 Bella Vista Road, Apple Valley, CA 92308; 1999.
Media: Book
Page: 19, 26

Title: Wayne Co, KY Marriages and Vital Records 1801-1860, Volume 2. Marriages K-Z
Author: Compiled and Published by June Baldwin Bork
Publication: Copyright 1972
Media: Book
Page: 347
Text: "NC"

Title: Wayne Co, KY 1850 Census Volume 3
Author: June Baldwin Bork
Publication: Copyright 1974
Media: Book
Page: 65

Title: Wayne Co, KY 1810 Census
Author: Compiled and Published by June Baldwin Bork
Publication: 1991
Media: Book
Page: 354

Title: 1800 NC Census Index, GenealogyLibrary.com: Search Results
Media: Electronic
Page: http://www0.familytreemaker .com/familytreemaker/plweb-cgi/glcsearch.cgi
Text: "Bell, Francis NC RANDOLPH Co 298 1800 20100-1010000"

Title: 1800 Census Randolph Co, NC
Author: Courtesy of June Baldwin Bork
Media: Microfilm
Page: 298
Text: "Francis Bell 16/26 (1774-84); female 16/26; male 00/10 (1790-1800); female 00/10; female 00/10"

Title: 1810 KY Census Index, GenealogyLibrary.com: Search Results
Media: Electronic
Page: http://www0.familytreemaker .com/famlytreemaker/plweb-cgi/glcsearch.cgi
Text: "Bell, Francis KY WAYNE Co 353 1810 12010-3001000"

Title: Wayne Co, KY - Deed Book I (1837-1847)
Author: June Baldwin Bork
Media: Book
Page: 17
Text: "1845 Mar 15 - Recorded: 4 Sep 1845 - page 59-60. Indenture: FRANCIS BELL & ELIZABETH his wife to WILLIAM HERRIFORD. $200 for 100 acres in 2 tracts, all of which I hold by deed from PHILOMON PAYNE da
ted 23 Apr 1831.. Beg. on a hickory on HENSONS line.. to PAYNES.. /s/ FRANCIS (X) BELL, ELIZABETH (X) BELL.. Recorded by ISAAC N. SHEPPERD, Deputy Clk for WM. SIMPSON, Clerk.."

He was among the first settlers in Stamford CT, 1640. A lieutenant in the militia. Their son Jonathan was the first white child born in Stamford. His Bible is in the possession of the Stamford Historical Society. He was described by Cotton Mather as "a firm Puritan in forms and principles." In 1644 he went on foot to Boston to solicit John Bishop as pastor for Stamford, and returned to Stamford with him. In 1675 he was assigned to "attend to the work of fortification" of Stamford, at the beginning of King Philip's War. He represented Stamford in the New Haven General Court in 1641 and from 1653 to 1661.

Francis BELL , Sr. 1
Sex: M
ALIA: /Frank/
Birth: 1770 in SC or NC 2 3
Birth: BET 1765 AND 1784 4
Death: 1 MAY 1855 in Wayne Co, KY 5 of Old age
Census: 1820 Wayne Co, KY
Census: 1 MAY 1800 Hillsborough District, Randolph Co, NC 6 7
Census: 1810 Wayne Co, KY 8 9
Census: 1840 Wayne Co, KY
Census: 14 AUG 1850 HH #251, Division No. 1, Wayne Co, KY 10
PROP: 15 MAR 1845 100 acres sold/Wayne Co, KY 11
Reference Number: CLRK8827

Father: Lindsey BELL b: ABT 1739 in North Carolina
Mother: Nancy UNKNOWN b: ABT 1743 in North Carolina

Marriage 1 Elizabeth UNKNOWN b: 1772 in NC
Children
Nancy Eliza BELL b: 1795 in SC
Dau2 of Francis BELL b: BET 1790 AND 1800
James BELL b: 1796 in NC
William R. BELL b: 1800 in Wayne Co, KY
John BELL b: 9 JAN 1804 in NC
Linsey BELL b: 29 FEB 1804 in Wayne Co, KY
Male BELL b: BET 1805 AND 1810
Eady BELL b: BET 1804 AND 1810
Francis BELL , Jr. b: 1811 in KY
Charles Graves BELL b: 19 OCT 1811 in Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY
Jeremiah BELL , Jr. b: 1818 in Wayne Co, KY
Mary BELL b: 1819

Sources:
Title: Wayne Co, KY Bell Family Tax List (1806-1870)
Author: Compiled by Alma Coffey Whitis
Publication: Published by June Baldwin Bork, 9375 Bella Vista Road, Apple Valley, CA 92308; 1999.
Repository:
Note: Possession of Fay L. Clark
Call Number:
Media: Book
Page: 19, 26
Title: Wayne Co, KY Marriages and Vital Records 1801-1860, Volume 2. Marriages K-Z
Author: Compiled and Published by June Baldwin Bork
Publication: Copyright 1972
Repository:
Note: Possession of Fay L. Clark
Call Number:
Media: Book
Page: 347
Text: "NC"
Title: Wayne Co, KY 1850 Census Volume 3
Author: June Baldwin Bork
Publication: Copyright 1974
Repository:
Call Number:
Media: Book
Page: 65
Title: Wayne Co, KY 1810 Census
Author: Compiled and Published by June Baldwin Bork
Publication: 1991
Repository:
Call Number:
Media: Book
Page: 354
Title: Wayne Co, KY Marriages and Vital Records 1801-1860, Volume 2. Marriages K-Z
Author: Compiled and Published by June Baldwin Bork
Publication: Copyright 1972
Repository:
Note: Possession of Fay L. Clark
Call Number:
Media: Book
Page: p. 347
Text: "BELL, Francis - died 1 May 1855 of Old Age; age 84 years; a Widower; born in South Carolina; son of Lindsey (scratched out, then Silas written in) and Nancy Bell."
Title: 1800 NC Census Index, GenealogyLibrary.com: Search Results
Repository:
Call Number:
Media: Electronic
Page: http://www0.familytreemaker .com/familytreemaker/plweb-cgi/glcsearch.cgi
Text: "Bell, Francis NC RANDOLPH Co 298 1800 20100-1010000"
Title: 1800 Census Randolph Co, NC
Author: Courtesy of June Baldwin Bork
Repository:
Call Number:
Media: Microfilm
Page: 298
Text: "Francis Bell 16/26 (1774-84); female 16/26; male 00/10 (1790-1800); female 00/10; female 00/10"
Title: 1810 KY Census Index, GenealogyLibrary.com: Search Results
Repository:
Call Number:
Media: Electronic
Page: http://www0.familytreemaker .com/famlytreemaker/plweb-cgi/glcsearch.cgi
Text: "Bell, Francis KY WAYNE Co 353 1810 12010-3001000"
Title: Wayne Co, KY 1810 Census
Author: Compiled and Published by June Baldwin Bork
Publication: 1991
Repository:
Call Number:
Media: Book
Page: 354
Text: "Francis Bell 3 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 0"
Title: Wayne Co, KY 1850 Census Volume 3
Author: June Baldwin Bork
Publication: Copyright 1974
Repository:
Call Number:
Media: Book
Page: p. 65
Text: "251 Farmer FRANCIS BELL 80M N.C.; Elizabeth 78 N.C."
Title: Wayne Co, KY - Deed Book I (1837-1847)
Author: June Baldwin Bork
Repository:
Note: Wayne Co, Public Library
Call Number:
Media: Book
Page: 17
Text: "1845 Mar 15 - Recorded: 4 Sep 1845 - page 59-60. Indenture: FRANCIS BELL & ELIZABETH his wife to WILLIAM HERRIFORD. $200 for 100 acres in 2 tracts, all of which I hold by deed from PHILOMON PAYNE dated 23 Apr 1831.. Beg. on a hickory on HENSONS line.. to PAYNES.. /s/ FRANCIS (X) BELL, ELIZABETH (X) BELL.. Recorded by ISAAC N. SHEPPERD, Deputy Clk for WM. SIMPSON, Clerk.."

More About Francis "FRANK" BELL:
Census 1: 1840, Wayne Co KY.
Census 2: August 14, 1850, Hh #251, Division No. 1, Wayne Co, KY.36
Identifier Number: CLRK8827.
Record Change: April 30, 2004
Tax List 1: 1807, 0 Acres/Wayne Co, KY.37
Tax List 2: 1808, 0 Acres/Wayne Co, KY.37
Tax List 3: 1810, 2 Horses; Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 4: 1811, 1 Horse; Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 5: 1812, 1 Horse; Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 6: 1813, 2 Horses; Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 7: 1814, 200 Acres; Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 8: 1815, 2 Horses; Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 9: 1816, 2 Horses; Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 10: 1817, 2 Horses; Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 11: 1818, No Tax Book.38
Tax List 12: 1819, 1 Horse; Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 13: 1820, 1 Horse; Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 14: 1821, 400 Acres, 2 Horses; Beaver Creek, Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 15: 1822, 400 Acres; Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 16: 1824, 400 Acres; A. (Otter) Creek, Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 17: 1834, 1 Horse; Wayne Co, KY.38
Tax List 18: 1835, 100 Acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY.39
Tax List 19: 1836, 100 Acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY.40
Tax List 20: 1837, 100 Acres; Wayne Co, KY.41
Tax List 21: 1838, 50 Acres; Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY.42
Tax List 22: 1839, 100 Acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY.43
Tax List 23: 1840, 100 Acres/Otter Creek, Wayne Co, KY.44

 Includes NotesMarriage Notes for Francis "FRANK" BELL and Elizabeth Berry:
Reference Number:MARR34787

Children of Francis "FRANK" BELL and Elizabeth Berry are:
  1. +John BELL, b. January 9, 1804, NC45, 46, d. April 9, 1880, Crawford Co, IN46.
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