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Archibald James McDonald BellForeman
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Archibald James McDonald Bell
Date and place of birth: 4th April 1880, Allonby, Cumberland
Date and Place of Death: Not known
Nationality: Scottish parents
Disability : Discharged from Border Regiment with disability
Childhood: 6th of at least 7 children
Parents: William McDonald Bell and Anne nee Harkness
Parents occupations: Police Constable
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Colour mixer print works / foreman at Gretna
Place of residence at Gretna:2 S East, Gretna
Marital status: Married
Children: At least 2
Positions held: N/K
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Archibald James Mcdonald Bell 1880 –
Archibald James McDonald Bell was born in Allonby, Cumberland on 4th April 1880 to William McDonald Bell and Anne nee Harkness
1881- Living at Allonby, near Maryport. Father a police constable. 6th child. Both parents Scottish
1891 – at Nook, Aikton, near Wigton, Cumberland. Now the 6th of 7 children. Father a police officer County Constabulary.
1901- boarding at 35 Nelson Street, Carlisle. A colour mixer at print works.
1911- 87 London Road, Carlisle- boarding. His younger brother James is also boarding. Archibald is a colour mixer, his brother is a railway porter.
Discharged from Border Regiment with disability. ( pension record)
WW1 Foreman at Gretna living at 2 East S Gretna ( Electoral register)
Q4 1919 married Sybil J Armstrong in Carlisle
1921 – living at Kirkandrews Nether with Sybil, Jane Ann and 1 other.
1927- 58 Scalegate Road, Carlisle ( Electoral register)
Date and place of death not evident