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Re: Asmon Brockman Bell
Posted by: karen Foglesong (ID *****8810) Date: February 15, 2009 at 21:17:04
In Reply to: Re: Asmon Brockman Bell by Judy Artley of 65459

Hi Judy,
Asmond Brockman Bell born Sept 22,1811-1816 and Sarah Ann Arnold born Jan.1,1817 Married in Elbert county Ga Sept 6,1831 have that list..but no document.we think they are both born in Bibb co,Macon Ga??His father born in Va..Maybe Orange co.Sarah's family came from Spotsylvania Va.parents:James Arnold & Elizabeth Fortson.I have looked at Brockmans for clues.
on 1840 census of Elbert co.GA listed as A.B. Bell
then 1850 census Elbert co Ga it does family Names/intials
M.E?? ,W.M.-William ,Sarah, F.-Francis,L-for Laura C.,
next Says J.J. but should be Isabella J.(my G.Grandmom) 1 year old.
there are 3 more children listed later on-Russell"Rush"Montgomery Bell ,James Thomas,Asmon JR.
Russell's family moved to Fannin TX Married Adelaid Neely
Asmon jr may have went with him also he lived with them in Pontotoc, Ms 1880 census.
Sarah Ann died June 25 1882 Asmon Married a 2nd time to
"Mattie" Martha Monts Nov 21,1889
1880 Census Lee county,Ms.A.B. Bell ,Sarah and daughter Laura and her husband J.W.Hargrove and 3 children lived with them.helping with the Farm.
My GGrandmom Isabella married John Lonzo Herndon born Tn.Dec 9,1837
they lived at Ponticola/Shannon Ms. on 160 acre farm that Asmond deeded to them.John was a civil war soldier that was wounded and treated at the Bell home being used as a Hospital were he met Isabella.they had 12 children before he died April 11.1892 with the last child only 1 year old.
Lots of Herndon's and Bell's moved to Texas

Appreciate anything you can find
you can send info to my home e-mail if you want
Karen Herndon-Foglesong
Nashville Tn.

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