Charlestown Mass. Bells
The following data is extracted from Bell Family History.
Thomas Bell, merchant, from London , England , lived on the Town Hill in 1655.
Abraham Bell, waterman, was in New Haven in 1643 and came to Charlestown in 1647. It appears by the town records that he was "cast away 31 Dec., found 4th [Jan.], buried 7th [1662-3]." His children were: Hannah; Mary; Abraham, died January 16, 1656-7 ; Abraham, born November 17, 1657 ; Dorothy; Isaac, born October 10, 1661 , or 1662.
John Bell, taxed, 1736 and 1738.
Thomas Bell, in court, 1743; estate taxed 1744.
Samuel Bell of Boston and Salem , married Sarah Calder, February 5, 1746-7 .
John Bell of Bellerica, married Sarah Foster, also of Bellerica, December 12, 1774 .
Source: Bell Family History