Bedford Cemetery
Taylor County, Iowa
Uploaded 3/13/2012

Minnie Alice Bell was born April 3, 1874 in Taylor Co., Iowa, and died May 31, 1940 at Bedford, Taylor Co., Iowa. She married 1) Jesse Douglas in 1890 and 2) Clarence Charles Douglas Aug. 22, 1898 at Clarinda, Page Co., Iowa. His obituary gives the marriage date as 1897. He was born June 2, 1868 in Ringgold Co., Iowa, son of Henry W. Douglas and Betsy Glover, and died Jan. 2, 1948 at Bedford, Taylor Co., Iowa. His first wife was Cora Maxfield whom he married Jan. 17, 1892 at Bedford, Taylor Co., Iowa. Source: Iowa state marriage certificate. His obituary gives his birth date as 1869 and place of birth as Taylor Co., Iowa and the date of his 1st marriage as 1890. Iowa State marriage certificate gives his birth place as Ringgold Co., Iowa. According to his father's obituary the family came from New York and located in Ringgold Co., Iowa until 1882. If this is correct his birth place is Ringgold Co., Iowa not Taylor Co. as stated in his obituary.
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Submitted by volunteer Julia Johnson
Photographed Oct. 2010

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