Margaret was born in 1840
Obituary BELL-Mrs.M.H.Bell died on Nov.21st of Nov.1917.She was 77 years old was born April 1,1840-married in June 1866,She was the daughter of Mr.and Mrs.J.S. Kirkpatrick of Shady Grove,Ala.At that place she was a member of the Presbyterian church prior to her marriage after which she joined the Methodist church with her husband.To this union was born eight children-six of whom survive them.Clifford J.Bell of Pensacola, Fl. ,Herman A.Bell of Pigeon Creek,and Dr.W.H.Bell of Searight, Mrs. W.B. Clipper of Garland, Ala.J.M.Bell of Oaky Streak,Ala.and Mrs.I.J. Spivey of Luverne.She had led a active and well spent life. (The Luverne Journal-November 29,1917) 
Margaret and Thomas Bell had eight Children including:
Clifford J.Bell of Pensacola, Fl. ,
Herman A.Bell of Pigeon Creek
Dr.W.H.Bell of Searight,
Lillian McCurdy Bell aka Mrs. Wade Bazor Clepper of Garland, Ala
.J.M.Bell of Oaky Streak,Ala.
Laura Bell aka Mrs.I.J. Spivey of Luverne, Alabama
"United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHPT-MYT : 12 April 2016), Margaret Kirkpatrick in household of Jesse L Kirkpatrick, Butler county, Butler, Alabama, United States; citing family 608, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.). />
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