JOHN BELL WAS INJURED IN A CANE ACCIDENT -so we are told- on the Tweed. By 1892 the land at Condong is no longer in his name and John becomes known only as the INVALID MR BELL. The Bells then move to LAURIETON and Granny lives there till her death on Nov 5 1935.
THE CHILDREN OF JOHN AND MARY ANN BELL :
|NAME||DOB||PLACE OF BIRTH|
|ANNE MCLEOD||1883||TWEED RIVER|
|LESLIE DONALD RAYMOND||1887||TWEED RIVER|
LINKS TO THE BELLS IN LAURIETON.
SON OF JOHN AND MARY ANN BELL ( GRANNY).
ROY MCNEIL BELL.
Laurieton PO, Laurieton, New South Wales
Age at embarkation
Next of kin
Father, John Bell, Laurieton, New South Wales
14 March 1916
Rank on enlistment
34th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number
Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 4 September 1916
LAURIETON IN THE 1890s
Marshalls of Laurieton – A Family Who Gave More Than Most for King and Country http://www.alchin.info/volume5/volume5_007_sawyers_east_indoa_docks_descendants_william_alchin.html
On 5th November 1891, James STACE who was 67, died in the De Frains Timber Mill at Laurieton. Twelve (12) years later, Mary also passed away with the couple buried at Laurieton Cemetery.
Sussex to New South Wales:
– the Fairhall Family
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