Bell, Margaret Alexis
- Christina de Bellaigue
Bell, Margaret Alexis (1818–1889), schoolmistress, was born on 17 June 1818 in Glasgow, where she was baptized on 15 September 1818, the eldest daughter of Alexander Bell (1789–1851), a Wesleyan Methodist minister, and his wife Margaret, née Thompson. She had two sisters and two brothers. Her father, who converted to Methodism in ...