Sherry, ok here is what is listed on Alice Bell Bidwell's family. Alice was the daughter of; 1. Nelson Hinckley Bidwell, 5 July 1820 Tolland Co., CT. died 15 Nov 1908 Tama Co., Iowa. Married 4 Sept 1851 to Abigail Bricker born 24 Nov 1833 Knox Co., Ohio, died 15 Nov 1900 she was the dau/of Lewis P. & Susan (White) Bricker & the grandaughter of Peter & Margaret (prong) Bricker. Nelson & Abigail are buried at the Hayes Cem in Otter Creek Twp, Tama Co., Iowa 2. Salmon Bidwell, 1797 Ct., died 20 Apr 1823 Bolton, CT. M;5 Aug 1818 to Caroline Skinner b. 11 Feb 1797, d. 1884, she was the dau/of Eldred & Maria (Sackett) Skinner, both are buried at the Woodlawn Cem, Toledo, IA. 3. David Bidwell, 17 Jan 1766, d. 23 Apr. 1798 CT. M; Jerusha Kingsley, b. 29 Aug 1762 she was the dau/of Salmon & Lydia (Burg) Kingsley 4. Stephen Bidwell, Nov 1730 CT., d.26 May 1806 M: Rebecca Keeney, b. 1727 CT. d. 6 Oct 1813 CT. Stephen served in the Rev War in Well's Regi. There are Court rec.'s listed for him 5. Zebulon Bidwell, 16 Feb 1708 CT. d. 28 Apr 1731 M: Mary Gilman in 1730, Mary died 25 July 1750 she was the 45th (yes 45th) dau/of Soloman & Hannah (Kilborn) Gilman. They are buried at the East Harford Cem in CT. Also has Court recoreds mentoned. 6. John Bidwell, 1 Sept. 1679. d. 30 Sept 1751 CT. M: Hannah Pitkin, the dau/of Capt. Roger & Hannah (Stanly) Pitkin, Burial at the East Cem. Hartford, CT. Court Rec.s. 7. John Bidwell, 1641, d. 3 July 1692. M; 7 Nov 1678 to Sarah Welles, d. Apr. 1659 the dau/of Thomas & Hannah (Tuttle) Welles and the grandaughter of Gov. Thomas Welles. Court Rec.s 8. John Bidwell, 1620, d. 1687 CT. M; 1640 to Sarah Wilcox b. 1623, d. 15 June 1690 the dau/of John & Mary (?) Wilcox. Court Rec.s 9. Richard (Goodman) Bidwell, b.1587 Eng. d.25 Dec 1647 CT. Wife Unk.
There is also some info on the Jeffries in this book I have not read it yet & not sure if you want it or not. Feel free to let me know if you need anything else such as the info on the court records listed in the book. It gives the location of them and the Vol. # needed. Crystal