James Bell1

#53031, b. 1814, d. 16 April 1894
  • Father: James Bell b. b 1800

Individual's Timeline

Birth1814James Bell
Marriagebefore 1841James Bell2
Deathbetween 1872 and 1881Elizabeth (?)3
Marriage5 April 1875James Bell4,5
Marr RegJune 1875James Bell4
Deathbetween 1882 and 1888Harriett Plummer
Marr RegMarch 1888James Bell1
Death16 April 1894James Bell1,6
Probate28 December 1895James Bell

Primary events

  • Birth: James Bell was born in 1814 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, BUT in 1841 census it said he was born in Foreign Parts.
  • Marriage: He married Elizabeth (?) before 1841. Possibly Elizabeth CUSHING in St Michael at Thorn in 1836. NOT the James and Elizabeth marriage in Hickling, as I found them having children at the same time our in Neatishead.2
  • (Widow) Death: In 1872-1881 James was left a widower by the death of Elizabeth (?); Possibly the 63 year old registered in Flegg 1872. Does not appear in free reg.3
  • Marriage: James Bell married Harriett Plummer on Monday, 5 April 1875 in St John with All Saints, Old Lakenham, Norfolk, England, when they were 61 years ~&~ 59 years old.4,5
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of James and Harriett Plummer was registered in the quarter ended June 1875 in the Norwich registration district.4
  • (Widow) Death: In 1882-1888 James was left a widower by the death of Harriett Plummer.
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of James and Amy Patterson was registered in the quarter ended March 1888 in the Norwich registration district.1
  • Death: James died on 16 April 1894 in 26 Caister Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, (Aged 80 years, worked back from recorded birth date).1,6
  • Probate: His estate was probated on 28 December 1895. Amy Patterson was the administrator and/or the beneficiary. The estate was valued at £81.

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: James was a bootmaker, employing 4 men in 1861. Shows as a shoemaker in a Chr in 1836.

Census details

Child of James Bell and Elizabeth (?)

Family of James Bell and Harriett Plummer

Family of James Bell and Amy Patterson

Citations

  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, BELL      James            Norwich      4b     213     
    Masters      Amy            Norwich      4b     213.
  2. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Bell      Elizabeth      63      Flegg      4b     19.
  4. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, BELL      James            Norwich      4b     175a     
    Plummer      Harriet            Norwich      4b     175a.
  5. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk, First name(s)     Harriet
    Last name     Plummer
    Sex     Female
    Age     of Full Age
    Birth year     -
    Residence     Lakenham
    Marriage year     1875
    Marriage date     05 Apr 1875
    Parish     Old Lakenham (St John with All Saints)
    Diocese     Norwich
    Spouse's first name(s)     James
    Spouse's last name     Bell
    Spouse's age     of Full Age
    Spouse's parish     Lakenham
    Father's first name(s)     James
    Father's last name     Plummer
    Spouse's father's first name(s)     James
    Spouse's father's last name     Bell
    County     Norfolk
    Country     England
    Archive     Norfolk Record Office
    Archive reference     PD 104/16
    Page     22
    Record set     Norfolk Marriages
    Category     Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory     Marriages & divorces
    Collections from     United Kingdom.
  6. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 about James Bell
    Name:      James Bell
    Probate Date:      28 Dec 1895
    Death Date:      16 Apr 1894
    Death Place:      Yarmouth, England
    Registry:      Norwich."
  7. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk, County     Norfolk
    Place (link for place information)     Neatishead
    Church name     St Peter
    Register type     Transcript
    Register entry number     503
    Baptism date     1836
    Person forename     Samuel
    Person sex     M
    Father forename     James
    Father surname     BELL
    Mother forename     Elizabeth.