Bedwell394,397 was born in Jan 1877 in Sullivan County, Indiana.396,397
He died in 1941.
World War I Draft Registration card shows Samuel Bedwell, born Jan 22,
1877, a coal miner employed by the Vandalia Coal Co., a resident of Carlisle,
Sullivan County, Indiana. He is of medium height and build, with gray eyes and
black hair, and is shown as having lost one eye. Nearest relative is shown as
Rosa D. Bedwell of Carlisle.
1920 Census for Jefferson Township, Sullivan County, Indiana, shows Samuel
Bedwell, 42, a coal miner who owns his home, as head of household with: wife
Rosa, 35; son Clovis A., 15; and son Archel N., 12.
1930 Census for Jefferson Township, Sullivan County, Indiana, shows Samuel
Bedwell, 53, no occupation listed, as head of household with: Rosa, 45, his wife
of 29 years; and son Archel, 22, a salesman at a retail store. Lloyd Bedwell,
Clovis Bedwell, Elwin Bedwell, and Dock Bedwell are all listed on the same page.
Bedwell and Rosa D. Beck were married about 1900 in Indiana.946 Rosa D. Beck945 was born in 1884 in Indiana.65,945 She died
in 1955 in Indiana.65 She
was buried in Mount Moriah Cemetery, Dugger, Sullivan County, Indiana.65 Samuel Bedwell and Rosa D. Beck
had the following children:
N. Bedwell945 was born
about 1908 in Indiana.945
He died of injuries received when he was struck by an automobile in Jun 1935
in Indiana.65 He was buried
in Mount Moriah Cemetery, Dugger, Sullivan County, Indiana.65
From the Hammond Times (Hammond, Indiana), 25 June 1935:
LINTON, Ind., June 25 -- (I.N.S.) -- Archel Bedwell, 27, strip miner, died here
of injuries received when struck by an automobile driven by Antone Cerar.