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Mary ADAMS

Female 1834 - 1914  (79 years)



  • Name Mary ADAMS 
    Nickname Polly 
    Born 4 Sep 1834  , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Married/Alternate Name Polly Bell 
    Will 23 Nov 1904  [2
    • LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF MARY BELL
      Book B, page 554
      23 November 1904
      I Mary Bell being of sound and disposing mind do make and declare and publish this my Last Will and Testament.
      I give and bequeath to my beloved husband Enoch E. Bell all of my real estate, known as the SE 1/4 of the NE 1/4 of Section 28, Township (36) Range (6) in the county of Phelps and State of Missouri; and at his death the title to vest in our son Henry M. Bell provided that hereby our said son shall pay to our five other children or their children in case of the death of any the sum of one dollar each as follows:
      1st To Mary E. White dec'ed her children are James E, Josie M. Redwine, Henry, Arthur and Ester White.
      2nd Nancy J. White dec'ed her child Dora E. White
      3rd Martha E. White
      4th Catherine C. Howe and
      5th Ida E. White.
      That when he has paid to the said heirs as above provided for the title to the said real estate shall vest in the said Henry M. White.
      I hereby name as executor of my estate my said husband Enoch E. Bell without bond or security.
      In witness whereof I hereunto set my hand and seal this the 23rd day November A.D. 1904:
      Mary X Bell (her Mark)
      Witnesses to mark.
      A.E McGlashan
      T.H. Young
      We the undersigned affix our names as witness at the request and in the presence of the testator Mary Bell this the 23rd day of Nov. 1904 and in the presence of each other.
      A.E. McGlashan
      T.H. Young
    FindAGrave
    Died 7 Jan 1914  [3
    Buried Bell Cemetery, Seaton, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gravestone for BELL, Mary
    Gravestone for BELL, Mary
    Transcription:
    MARY
    WIFE OF
    E.E. BELL
    BORN
    Sept. 4, 1834
    DIED
    Jan. 7, 1914
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 30 September 2006
    Person ID I609  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Collier Branch
    Last Modified 9 Sep 2012 

    Father Riley Andrew ADAMS,   b. 1801, , Bradfordsville, Washington [now Marion] County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1888, , , Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Mary MALONE,   b. 1801, , , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1891, , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 14 Dec 1829  , , Washington County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F235  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Enoch Elijah BELL,   b. 10 Sep 1839, , , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1918  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Between 1858 and 1859  [4
    Children 
     1. Isaac BELL
    +2. James Emory BELL,   b. 12 Jul 1849, , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1925  (Age 76 years)
    +3. Mary Elizabeth BELL,   b. 29 Nov 1859, , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1902  (Age 42 years)
    +4. Nancy J. BELL,   b. 7 Sep 1862, , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1897  (Age 34 years)
    +5. Martha Edna BELL,   b. May 1866, , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1943  (Age ~ 76 years)
    +6. Henry Marion BELL,   b. 4 Mar 1870, , Seaton, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1955, , Seaton, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Family ID F283  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Sep 1834 - , , , Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bell Cemetery, Seaton, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I609&tree=1: accessed 21 October 2018), "Mary ADAMS".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S514] Bell Cemetery (Phelps County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.817°, W-91.5912°; located just north of the Phelps/Dent County line; from Hwy. 68, turn west onto State Road "JJ", and turn north on County Road 4290 for about 1/2 mile; the cemetery is at the end of the road, on the right), Mary Bell marker; personally read and photographed, 30 September 2006. (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S204] Barbara Pugh, "Will of Mary Bell," online transcription, Phelps County Wills 1857-1863, (http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mophelps/willmbell.htm : accessed 12 January 2015).

    3. [S514] Bell Cemetery (Phelps County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.817°, W-91.5912°; located just north of the Phelps/Dent County line; from Hwy. 68, turn west onto State Road "JJ", and turn north on County Road 4290 for about 1/2 mile; the cemetery is at the end of the road, on the right), Mary Bell marker; personally read and photographed, 30 September 2006. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S41] Lundi S. Leonard, submitter, "World Family Tree, Vol. 58, Tree 14", [Inactive website], Genealogy.com (http://www.genealogy.com/wftonline/v58/0001to0050/v58t0014.html : accessed 25 Jul 2004).

    5. [S755] Ancestry, "Find A Grave", database with images, Find A Grave (http://findagrave.com: accessed 9 September 2012), memorial 31421687, Riley Andrew "Andy" Adams (1801-1888), Asher Cemetery, Phelps County, Missouri. (Reliability: 2).