Seeking information on Benjamin Bell and his wife Margaret Sumner

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Benjamin A Bell
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Name: Benjamin A Bell
Event Type: Burial
Event Place: Eureka, Woodford, Illinois, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 1843
Affiliate Record Identifier: 60959417
Cemetery: Olio Township Cemetery
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Benjamin A Bell
Birth: 1843
Death: Aug. 28, 1917
Illinois, USA
Served 2 terms in Co K, 26th IL Infantry during the Civil War.
He was classified as "Invalid" on 7/17/1868.
Burial: Olio Township Cemetery 
Eureka, Woodford County, Illinois, USA
Created by: Alvin Oglesby
Record added: Nov 01, 2010 
Find A Grave Memorial# 60959417
Photo of his tombstone at the following site:
My mother's maiden name was Bell, but I don't see a connection yet.
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Marguerite "Margaret" Sumner Bell
Birth: Jan. 30, 1850
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 29, 1917
Woodford County
Illinois, USA
Daughter of John & Clara (Crawford) Sumner
Children: Emma, Calvin, & William
She was widowed prior to the 1900 census 
 Family links: 
  William Leonard Bell (1886 - 1969)*
*Calculated relationship
 Burial: Olio Township Cemetery,  
Woodford County
Illinois, USA
 Created by: Deb McCallister
Record added: Apr 21, 2015 
Find A Grave Memorial# 145377038
by Frank Gill G2G Astronaut (2.3m points)
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Margaret SUMNER b 30 Jan 1850 d 1918 Woodford Co IL; m Benjamin BELL

John Jethro SUMNER b 1817 VA (possibly NC) d 24 Jul 1893 North Bend NE
bur Purple Cane Cem; m 15 Dec 1842 Eureka, Woodford Co (traditionally
Tazwell Co) IL Clarissa CRAWFORD "Clarcy" d 1915

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