Sarah Bell Norris1,2

F, #1575, b. circa 1847
Last Edited=28 Oct 2007
     It is possible that Sarah Bell had previously been Sarah Bell Kingsberry. In 1880 there was a 5 year old Freddie Kingsberry living with her and her current husband, Hiram Bottenfield. Perhaps Hiram had gone to Kansas and met her there.1 Sarah Bell Norris, was born circa 1847 at Indianna.11

Sarah Bell Norris married Hiram Bottenfield, son of Rev. Samuel Bottenfield and Margaret Mitchell, on 7 March 1876 at Labette County, Kansas.1,2

Sarah Bell Norris appeared on the United States census of 1880 in the household of Hiram Bottenfield at Oswego Township, Labette County, Kansas.3

Citations

  1. [S35] 1880 United States Census, population schedule; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  2. [S224] Topeka Genealogical Society, compiler, Early Marriage Records: Labette County Kansas Extracted from The Southeast Kansas Independent-Observer, Oswego, Kansas (P.O. Box 4048, Topeka, Kansas 66604: Topeka Genealogical Society, 1978), page 3. Hereinafter cited as Early Marriage Records: Labette County Kansas.
  3. [S35] 1880 United States Census, population schedule, Oswego township, Labette County, Kansas, p. 398A, family 111, farming.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.