Mary Ellen Wallen

11 March 1884–1 February 1928 (Age 43)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary Ellen

Mary Ellen Wallen was born on 11 March 1884 as the daughter of George Washington Wallen Jr. She married William Alfred Bell on 13 September 1901, in Wayne, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Walnut Creek Township, Macon, Missouri, United States in 1920. She died on 1 February 1928, at the age of 43, and was buried in Elmer, Macon, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Alfred Bell
1878–1965
Mary Ellen Wallen
1884–1928
Marriage: 13 September 1901
Elsie Bell
1904–1996
Arnold Bell
1906–1972
Helen Bell
1908–1999
Roy Bell
1910–1993
John William Bell
1912–1943
Ray Bell
1913–1994
Nola Fern Bell
1916–2003
Mary Elizabeth Bell
1919–1978

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 September 1901
Wayne, Kentucky, United States
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Joel B Wallen

    Male1866–Male

    Male1868–1946Male

    Male1870–1909Male

    Louisia Wallen

    Female1874–Female

    Viola Elizabeth Wallen

    Female1877–1916Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 12

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Swedish (Wallén): from vall ‘grassy bank’, ‘pasture’ ( see Wall ) + the common surname suffix -én, from Latin -enius.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Bell in household of William Bell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary E Bell in household of William A Bell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary Ellen Wallen Bell, "Find A Grave Index"

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