1806 - 1851 (44 years)
||Gavin Bell |
||22 Aug 1806
||Lasswade, , Midlothian, Scotland [1, 2]
||Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada 
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||North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada [1, 3]
||29 Sep 2019 |
||Gavin Bell, b. 1774, Roslin, , Midlothian, Scotland , d. 11 Jul 1842 (Age 68 years) |
||Mary Weir, b. 1779, , Scotland , d. 13 Jul 1847 (Age 68 years) |
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||Jane Aussen, b. 1818, Montreal, Ile De Montreal, Quebec , d. 14 Jan 1857, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (Age 39 years) |
| ||1. Mary Bell, b. 1836, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||2. Gavin Bell, b. 1838, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||3. Henry Bell, b. 1845, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada , d. 5 Nov 1917, St. Catharines, Welland, Ontario, Canada (Age 72 years)|
| ||4. Nancy Julia Bell, b. 12 Sep 1849, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada , d. 26 Jan 1934, Elora, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada (Age 84 years)|
||30 Sep 2019 |
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- A-1-38 Gavin Bell: Last Will of Gavin Bell of the Town of Galt, in the County of Halton, (one of the United Counties of Wentworth and Halton) in the Province of Canada, Innkeeper and Wagonmaker. I give devise and bequeath to my beloved wife Jane, a life interest in all and every of my real Estate, and furthermore, I give devise and bequeath to be beloved wife Jane, all and every of my personal Estate and at her demise, I give, devise and bequeath, to my four children, Mary, Gavin, Henry and Nancy all and every of my real Estate, to be equally divided, share and share alike between them. I hereby appoint my said wife Jane Executrix together with Dominick Ramore, Tinsmith and William Robinson, Blacksmith, both of the Town of Galt…
Witnessed by James Geddes and George White.
Will dated 12 Oct 1851
Insinuated 25 July 1851
No Inventory amount
Executors renouncing: The said Dominick Ramore and William Robinson delivered by hand of John Miller, Esq, their renunciation of their appointment to the Executorship aforesaid, and the same being accepted by the Judge of the Court,. The said Jane Bell, consequently made petition for the appointment as Executrix in Solo, which, also being accepted. Probate was granted in form and manner following. Her present husband, James Campbell, of the Town of Paris, in the County of Brant, C.W., Innkeeper, having previously sent in in writing his "Permit" for her to do so.
Jane Campbell, wife of James Campbell, and former wife of Gavin Bell, became the sole executor of Gavin Bell's estate. Granted 5th July 1854.
Surrogate Court Records Copybook Register A 1853-1871 transcript to 1863. Frances Hoffman transcriber.
- [S313] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1851, Pg.45.
- [S1609] Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, Indexing Project (Batch) Number C11691-7 System Origin Scotland-VR GS Film number 1067765 Reference ID 2:184X3WX.
Gavin Bell Gender Male Christening Place LASSWADE, MIDLOTHIAN, SCOTLAND Birth Date 22 Aug 1806 Birthplace , Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland Father's Name Gavin Bell Mother's Name Mary Wier
- [S313] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1851, Pg.28.