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Jonathan Ruben BELL, Jr.

Male 1851 -


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  • Name Jonathan Ruben BELL 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born Jan 1851  Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 21 Jun 1880  Pania Settlement, Dimmit, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation Farmer/Rancher 
    Person ID I2143  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2017 

    Father Jonathan Ruben BELL,   d. 1854, Karnes County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F367  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth M. ENGLISH,   b. 14 May 1848, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 27 Feb 1869  Eagle Pass, Maverick, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Martha Alice BELL,   b. Apr 1870, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Margaret O. BELL,   b. 2 Jul 1872, Carrizo Springs, Dimmit, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1963, Laredo, Webb, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. Amanda BELL,   b. Abt 1874, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Danie BELL,   b. Jan 1875, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Silas E. BELL,   b. Mar 1877, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Lafayette BELL,   b. Jul 1879, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Mary S. BELL,   b. Jun 1882, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Samuel BELL,   b. Dec 1885, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Levi BELL,   b. Nov 1888, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Jackie BELL
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F701  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jan 1851 - Mississippi, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Feb 1869 - Eagle Pass, Maverick, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Jonathan (nicknamed "Rube") and Elizabeth English were the first couple from Carrizo Springs to be married. They rode to Eagle Pass to obtain a marriage license, accompanied by her father, Levi English. They were married on the steps of the Dolch Hotel in Eagle Pass.

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] Tenth Census of the United States, 1880, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Dimmit County, Texas, ED 44, p. 10, line 1.


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