Elsie Bell (1885 - 1978)

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Elsie Bell
1885 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Elsie Bell was born on October 7, 1885. She died in November 1978 at 93 years old. We know that Elsie Bell had been residing in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona 85031.


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Elsie Bell passed away in November 1978 at 93 years of age. She was born on October 7, 1885. There is no information about Elsie's surviving family. We know that Elsie Bell had been residing in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona 85031.
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In 1885, in the year that Elsie Bell was born, on June 17th, the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York Harbor. Two hundred thousand people and hundreds of boats greeted the statue. It had to be assembled but that had to wait until the pedestal was completed the following April.

In 1895, at the age of merely 10 years old, Elsie was alive when on September 3rd, in Latrobe, PA, the first professional football game was played. The game was between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. Latrobe won 12 - 0.

In 1902, Elsie was 17 years old when the Aswan Low Dam (the old Aswan Dam) began construction in Egypt in 1899 and was completed in 1902 - making it the largest masonry dam in the world at the time. The dam was built on the Nile River in order to conserve water and regulate flooding, allowing for population increase along the Nile.

In 1943, at the age of 58 years old, Elsie was alive when on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

In 1978, in the year of Elsie Bell's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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Fitzroy, Australia
Elsie Maude Bell
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Elsie Bell Bell
1888 - 1983
Wont, Australia
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1905 - 1983
Erin, Australia
Elsie Alma Bell
1910 - 1983
Preston, Australia
Elsie Mary Bell
1887 - 1983
Croy, Australia
Elsie Esther Bell
1897 - 1983
Geelong, Australia
Elsie Lynetta Bell
1891 - 1982
Surr, Australia
Elsie Muriel Bell
1899 - 1981
Coburg, Australia
Elsie Florence M Bell
1900 - 1980
Caulfield, Australia
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Ment, Australia
Elsie Crockett Bell
St Kilda, Australia
Elsie Grace Bell
1912 - 1979
Heidelberg, Australia
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Ballarat, Australia
Elsie May Bell
1902 - 1978
Bair, Australia
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Broo, Australia
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Tera, Australia
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1899 - 1972
Wangaratta, Australia

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Oct 10, 1881 - November 1972
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Rhodes Bell
Jan 8, 1889 - October 1969
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Robert Bell
Mar 22, 1914 - June 1982
Montesano, Washington
William Bell
Dec 16, 1912 - February 1982
Centralia, Washington
Florence Bell
Mar 24, 1879 - December 1967
Elsie Bell
Mar 29, 1904 - May 1983
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Maud Bell
May 4, 1887 - July 1967
Puyallup, Washington
Jack N Bell
Jan 13, 1923 - Feb 22, 2005
Seattle, WA
Ralph P Bell
May 17, 1919 - May 19, 2006
Bellevue, WA
John L Bell
Mar 24, 1924 - Feb 18, 1993
Puyallup, WA
John Bell
Jan 11, 1921 - January 1970
John Bell
Jun 5, 1892 - June 1977
Cayucos, California
Irma Bell
Sep 16, 1922 - Jul 21, 2005
Escondido, CA
Dorothy Wanda Bell
Apr 6, 1922 - Jan 27, 2008
Gresham, Oregon
Ruby Bell
Aug 25, 1899 - October 1981
Seattle, Washington
Letha Bell
Oct 7, 1904 - February 1984
Seattle, Washington
Clifford Bell
Nov 21, 1921 - November 1980

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