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Ronald Bell

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ErikaH Report 18 Mar 2024 12:25

1939 Register
1066 Halifax Road, Liversedge, Spenborough U.D., Yorkshire (West Riding), England

Lewis Bell 25 Mar 1907 Male Dyer's Labourer Married 51 1
Edith A Bell 09 May 1910 Female Unpaid Domestic Duties Married 51 2
The record for this person is officially closed
Eric Bell 19 Dec 1931 Male At School Single 51 4
David Bell 20 Jun 1939 Male Under School Age Single 51 5


ErikaH Report 18 Mar 2024 12:25

Harriet A
England & Wales Deaths 1837-2007
Dewsbury, Yorkshire, England

England & Wales Deaths 1837-2007
Dewsbury, Yorkshire, England


ErikaH Report 18 Mar 2024 12:18

1921 Census Of England & Wales
7, Walton Cross, Hightown Heights, Liversedge, Yorkshire (West Riding), England

Thomas Tordoff Step father, head Male 1879 41 Littletown, Yorkshire, England Bricklayers Labourer Tom Hosfall Contractor Liversedge
Harriet Ann Tordoff Wife Female 1883 38 Halifax, Yorkshire, England At Home At Home
Eva Bell Daughter Female 1903 17 Littletown, Yorkshire, England Worsted Spinner Lund Bros Worsted
Granville Bell Son Male 1905 16 Littletown, Yorkshire, England Coal Harrier Out Of Work Spinners Cleckheaton
Lewis Bell Son Male 1907 14 Littletown, Yorkshire, England Doffer Sund Bros Cleckheaton
Susannah Bell Daughter Female 1909 11 Littletown, Yorkshire, England Hightown Board School At Home
Sarah Elizabeth Bell Daughter Female 1912 8 Littletown, Yorkshire, England Hightown Board School At Home
Edith Bell Daughter Female 1915 6 Yorkshire, England Hightown Board School At Home


ArgyllGran Report 16 Mar 2024 17:04

Ronald's father had several siblings:

Granville Bell
in the 1911 England Census
Name Granville Bell
Age in 1911 5
Estimated Birth Year abt 1906
Relation to Head Son
Gender Male
Birth Place Liversedge, Yorkshire, England
Civil parish Liversedge
County/Island Yorkshire-West Riding
Country England
Street Address Station Hotel Yard Littletown Liversedge
Registration District Number 503
Sub-registration district Liversedge
ED, institution, or vessel 10
Piece 27272
Household Members (Name) Age Relationship
Arthur Bell 32 Head
Harriet Ann Bell 27 Wife
Alice Bell 8 Daughter [17/5/1902, per Arthur's army record]
Eva Bell 7 Daughter [8/9/1903]
Granville Bell 5 Son [28/4/1905 ]
Lewis Bell 4 Son [25/3/1907]
Susannah Bell 1 Daughter [21/9/1909]

Also, per Arthur's WW1 army record, another two siblings:

Sarah Elizabeth 1/7/1912
Edith 6/1/1915

You can investigate whether or not all those uncles and aunts of Ronald had children


ArgyllGran Report 16 Mar 2024 09:39

According to the Ancestry tree, Doreen married Geoffrey Sykes in Dewsbury in 1951.

One son is listed, but with details kept private.

Per FreeBMD, the son was born in Dewsbury in 1951.

The son MAY have married in Dewsbury in 1974 - but he wasn't the only child of that name born in Dewsbury in 1951 - and of course the man who married may not have been born there, nor in that year.

If the 1974 couple had children, they weren't born in Yorkshire.


ArgyllGran Report 16 Mar 2024 09:32

He's in 5 trees on Ancestry - two female siblings are private on some.
One mentions a sister, Doreen, 25 June 1930.

Ronald Bell
in the England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007
Name Ronald Bell
Death Age 43
Birth Date 31 May 1932
Registration Date Jul 1975 [Aug 1975] [Sep 1975]
Registration Quarter Jul-Aug-Sep
Registration district Hull
Inferred County Humberside
Volume 7
Page 0564

This is him in 1939 - presumably the closed record is Doreen.

Ronald [Bell]
in the 1939 England and Wales Register
Name Ronald
Gender Male
Marital Status Single
Birth Date Feb 1932 [ Image shows 31 May 1932 ]
Residence Date 1939
Address 2
Residence Place Halifax, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
Line Number 35
Schedule Number 302
Sub Schedule Number 4
Enumeration District Kebt
Borough Halifax
Household Members (Name) Gender
Granville Bell Male
Nellie Bell Female
This record is officially closed.
Ronald Male

Births Jun 1930 (>99%)
Bell Doreen Brown Dewsbury 9b 748

Marriages Mar 1929 (>99%)
Bell Granville Brown Halifax 9a 818
Brown Nellie Bell Halifax 9a 818

Lynn Margaret

Lynn Margaret Report 15 Mar 2024 20:37

Thanks. Yes Ethel died 4th February 2024.


ErikaH Report 15 Mar 2024 20:31

He is in THREE trees on here


ErikaH Report 15 Mar 2024 20:13

Look in ;search all member trees’ using his birth year and birthplace

Has Ethel died?

Find Ronald’s birth on freebmd, then look for siblings and research them

Lynn Margaret

Lynn Margaret Report 15 Mar 2024 19:40

Passed away in Hull 1975, married to my aunty Ethel May. Looking for surviving relatives of Ronald. Many thanks Lynn