Jane Bell is searching for five of her children: Polly Bell, Grafton Bell, Jeremiah Bell, Lorenzo Bell, and Fanny Bell

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Jane Bell is searching for five of her children: Polly Bell, Grafton Bell, Jeremiah Bell, Lorenzo Bell, and Fanny Bell

Subject

Other: Information Wanted Letter to the Editor

Description

Bell had 27 children but only knows the whereabouts of three. She had been enslaved by Montgomery Bell, at Bell's Iron Works in Dickson County, Tennessee.

Source

Republican Banner (Nashville, TN)

Date

May 13, 1871

Coverage

Nashville, Tennessee
Dickson County, Tennessee

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

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Citation

“Jane Bell is searching for five of her children: Polly Bell, Grafton Bell, Jeremiah Bell, Lorenzo Bell, and Fanny Bell,” Other: Information Wanted Letter to the Editor, Republican Banner (Nashville, TN), May 13, 1871, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 21, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3431.

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