WorldCat Identities

Bell, Raymond Martin 1907-1999

Overview
Works: 297 works in 622 publications in 3 languages and 4,272 library holdings
Genres: Genealogy  Lists  History  Census data  Biography  Church history  Registers (Lists)  Handbooks and manuals  Sources  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Composer, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: QC21, 530
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Raymond Martin Bell
General physics by Oswald H Blackwood( Book )

42 editions published between 1955 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Cumberland : tracing your ancestors in south-central Pennsylvania by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A genealogical guide to 10 counties: Bedford, Blair, Centre, Cumberland, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Mifflin, and Perry
The 1783 tax lists and the 1790 federal census for Washington County, Pennsylvania by Katherine K Zinsser( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Washington County of 1783 included all of southwestern Pennsylvania west of the Monogahela River and south of the Ohio River, i.e., it included all of present day Washington and Greene counties as well as parts of Allegheny and Beaver counties"--Back cover
Lists of inhabitants in Washington County, Pennsylvania, 1800 or before : with maps of early townships : 1776-80 petition [and] 1800 county census by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

9 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records of the present-day Washington County
The genesis of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania; its aborigines, explorers, early settlement and development, Indian wars and the Revolution, and formation as a county by John Martin Stroup( Book )

7 editions published between 1939 and 1973 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Searching in western Pennsylvania by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1983 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your future in physics by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Estate records 1781-96 and deed records 1782-85 in Washington County, Pennsylvania by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your future in astronomy by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the opportunities in astronomy and the qualifications and education necessary for a career in that field
The ancestry of Richard Milhous Nixon by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancestors include: James Nixon (c. ca. 1775) of New Castle County, Delaware -- Thomas Wadsworth (m. 1741) of Baltimore County, Maryland and Ohio -- Thomas Milhous (1699-1770), a Quaker, of Antrim, Ireland and Chester County, Pennsylvania -- Joseph Burdg (d. 1782/3) of Monmouth County, New Jersey
The ancestry of Samuel Clemens, grandfather of Mark Twain by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Clements (1595-1658) and his family emigrated from England to Haverhill, Massachusetts in 1642. Descendants (many spelling the surname Clemens) lived in New England, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Missouri and elsewhere
Alexander Stephens, 1727-1814, Scotland, Pennsylvania, Georgia; grandfather of Alexander Hamilton Stephens by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 1977 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander Stephens immigrated about 1746 from Scotland to Paxton (now Harrisburg), Pennsylvania. He married Catherine Baskins about 1766 and moved to Georgia after the American Revolution
The Baskin(s) family, South Carolina-Pennsylvania, with Stephens and Martin notes by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

9 editions published between 1963 and 1975 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Baskin emigrated from Ireland and settled in Chester County, Pennsylvania, ca. 1731. He migrated to Augusta County, Virginia, ca. 1737; and to Abbeville County, South Carolina, in 1765. Descendants listed lived in South Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi and elsewhere
A history of First Methodist Church, Washington, Pennsylvania by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

5 editions published between 1948 and 1962 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wotring-Woodring family of Pennsylvania by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

7 editions published between 1968 and 2000 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Townships of Mother Cumberland; including Bedford, Blair, Centre, Cumberland, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Mifflin and Perry Counties, Pennsylvania by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

6 editions published between 1943 and 1962 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, 1755-1798; pioneer settlers and defenders of the frontier during the revolution by John Martin Stroup( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mifflin County was a part of Cumberland County before 1789
The pioneers of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania : who's who in the early records with an account of the growth of the county before 1790 by John Martin Stroup( Book )

4 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ensminger family : Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1978 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chiefly a record of some of the descendants of Peter Ensminger. He was born about 1694 in or near Waldhambach, Alsace, France and immigrated about 1733 to Cocalico Township, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania. He married Catharine. They were the parents of four children. He died in 1739. Descendants lived Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and South Carolina
The Bell family of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania : the ancestors and descendants of John Henderson Bell of Decatur Township by Raymond Martin Bell( Book )

7 editions published between 1941 and 1988 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chiefly ancestors and some of their descendants of John Henderson Bell. He was born November 13, 1791 in Decatur Township, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania to William and Margaret McCartney Bell " ... on land on which his grandfather, George Bell, had settled in 1773" (Page 3). John Bell's great grandfather William Bell Sr. (died 1783) and his wife Jane (Jean) Lea were Scot-Irish who came from Ireland to America sometime before 1732 settling in Pennsylvania. John married Mary Sigler, daughter of George and Elizabeth Bunn Sigler in 1810. They purchased his father's farm in Mifflin County. John died June 8, 1838 in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania. His wife Mary also died there on June 19, 1857. Both are buried at Vira, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania. Descendants lived in Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, Minnesota, Illinois, Kansas, New Jersey, California and elsewhere
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.48 (from 0.30 for Mother Cum ... to 1.00 for The descen ...)

Languages
English (134)

Spanish (15)

Japanese (1)