Posted By:Jerri Strombeck
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Subject:Obit Lookup Mittie Bell d. 15 Apr 1893
Post Date:April 09, 2005 at 13:29:20
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/va/accomack/messages/262.html
Forum:Accomack County, VA Genealogy Forum
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Mittie Franklin Bell committed suicide by drowning on 15 Apr 1893 in the New Church area. I feel sure that there was some kind of newspaper article about her death. Can anyone look this up for me? What I am most interested in is if they talk about her father, Phillip C. Franklin, and stepmother, Roscinda Carpenter Franklin, and if they are still living. I can trace Phillip and Roscinda to Stockton, Worcester, MD but then I can't find them. I know Mittie and her husband Seth Bell lived in Accomack County.