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date: 04 June 2020

Bell, Margaret Alexislocked

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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 ...

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