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Aug 15, 2011

Bell, Richard


Last Name:    Bell
First Name:    Richard
Date of Birth:    1827
Place of Birth:   Birmingham, Warwick, England
Parents – Father:    Richard Bell
Parents – Mother:   Louisa
Name of Spouse:   Rose
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  1 Oct 1881 age 54
Place of Death:  Carnarvon.

Notes:    DN 2742/1881.  Children:

Augustus Bell, major

William Bell, major

Joseph Bell, major

Caroline, major

Emma Bell, minor

Jul 31, 2012

Bell, Robert


Last Name:     Bell
First Name:    Robert
Date of Birth:     1793
Place of Birth:   of Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   Sarah Williams, age 26 in 1821, of Monmouthsire
Marriage Date:     18 Jun 1821
Marriage Place:   Cape Town.
Date of Death:    25 Nov 1826
Place of Death:   Cape

Notes:   “British Residents at the Cape 1785-1819,” p. 23.

Dec 23, 2017

Bell, Robert

Last Name:      Bell
First Name:     Robert, Junr.
Date of Birth:     1843
Place of Birth:    Ayrshire, Scotland
Parents – Father:    Robert Bell
Parents – Mother:   Annie Bell born Ba—-
Name of Spouse:    Isabell Jane Buchanan
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   22 Sep 1877 age 33 years 10 months 19 days
Place of Death:  Bezaans Kraal, New Scotland

Notes:  Transvaal DN 873 F#7805262 image 476. Children, all minors:



Jessie Mary Bell

Colin Hamilton Bell


B, H, S
Sep 10, 2010

Bell, Sowerby, or Hartley, Ellen

Last Name:   Bell, Sowerby (nee Hartley)
First Name:    Ellen
Date of Birth:   1810
Place of Birth:   Westmorland, England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:   1) Joseph Sowerby 2) William John Bell
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   16 Aug 1849 age 39
Place of Death:   Cape Town, Cape  

Notes:  DN 332/1849.  Child by former husband:

John Hartley Sowerby

Sep 10, 2010

Bell, Thomas

Last Name:   Bell
First Name:    Thomas
Date of Birth:   1813
Place of Birth:   Deptford, England
Parents – Father:  Thomas Bell
Parents – Mother:
Spouse:   Jane Agatha Edwards
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   27 Jun 1849 age 36
Place of Death: drpwned off Robben Island, Cape  

Notes:   DN 274/1849.  Children, all minors:

Thomas William

Dorothea Mary Ann


William Ahen


Feb 27, 2011

Bell, William

Last Name:   Bell
First Name:   William
Date of Birth:  15 Jul 1805
Place of Birth:   Dumfries, Dumfries, Scotgland
Parents – Father:   William Bell
Parents – Mother:   Agnes Paterson
Name of Spouse:   not given
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    24 Mar 1874 age 68y 8m
Place of Death:  Grahamstown, Cape  

Notes:   DN 306/1874.  Children:

John William, major

Agnes Mary, major

Harriet Wharton, minor

May 12, 2013

Bell, William

Last Name:     Bell
First Name:    William
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:         Scotland
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:    Mary Ann
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     10 Apr 1864
Place of Death:   Durban, Natal

Notes:   Natal DN F1295097 item 30.  Children: 

Mary Ann Elizabeth Pamela 29

Douglas William 25

Elen Harriet 23

James Colquhoune 20

Sarah Scott 18

Sturges Bourne 17

Eliza Ann 15

Jessie McGregor 13

George George Head 11

Alred Thomas Payne 8

Alice Millican 6



Jun 13, 2012

Bell, William Jamieson


Last Name:   Bell
First Name:    William Jamieson
Date of Birth:    born 06 Mar 1836 chr. 15 Apr 1836
Place of Birth:    Barony, Lanark, Scotland
Parents – Father:   Robert Bell
Parents – Mother:   Euphemia Jamieson
Name of Spouse:    Cecilia Mary
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    9 Dec 1898 age 62y 9m
Place of Death:  Rondebosch, Cape

Notes:   DN 1144/1899.  IGI.  One child, a major:

Robert Bell

Jun 24, 2015

Bellingham, Alfred

Last name: Bellingham
First name: Alfred
Date of birth:
Place of birth:
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Name of spouse:
Marriage Date;
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Jan 9, 2018

Bellingham, William

Last Name:    Bellingham
First Name:     William
Date of Birth:    1857
Place of Birth:    Gravesend, Kent, England
Parents – Father:    James Bellingham
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   Clara Jessie Bellingham, b. Rouse
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     5 Dec 1890 age 33
Place of Death:  Standerton, SAR

Notes:  Transvaal DN 5913 F#7805517 image 259.  One child:

Jessamine Noel Bellingham, b. 23 Sep 1890


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