Richard Bell 1615/6-1686

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Richard BELL 1615/6-1686

Biographical Note

Son of Humphrey Bell, of Crosby Garrett, Westmorland. BA Queen's College, Oxford 1638. Vicar of Polesworth, Warwickshire 1654 (ejected 1662); licensed to preach at Walsall, 1672.


Probate inventory includes a library valued at £80, from an estate valued at £336 0s 4d.

Characteristic Markings

None of Bell's books have been identified.


  • Matthews, A. G. Calamy revised. Oxford, 1934.