#53031, b. 1814, d. 16 April 1894
- Father: James Bell b. b 1800
- 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.
- Occupation: James was a bootmaker, employing 4 men in 1861. Shows as a shoemaker in a Chr in 1836.
Family of James Bell and Harriett Plummer
Family of James Bell and Amy Patterson
- Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, BELL James Norwich 4b 213
Masters Amy Norwich 4b 213.
- Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk
- Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Bell Elizabeth 63 Flegg 4b 19.
- Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, BELL James Norwich 4b 175a
Plummer Harriet Norwich 4b 175a.
- Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk, First name(s) Harriet
Last name Plummer
Age of Full Age
Birth year -
Marriage year 1875
Marriage date 05 Apr 1875
Parish Old Lakenham (St John with All Saints)
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
Archive Norfolk Record Office
Archive reference PD 104/16
Record set Norfolk Marriages
Category Life Events (BDMs)
Subcategory Marriages & divorces
Collections from United Kingdom.
- 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
- 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.