I have researched my direct Stell family line and am now looking for my GGF's siblings. In particular, James Stell. This is what I know:
Per the 1860 census for Huntingdon Co, PA: James Stell (male, age 7) ***married Katie Kurtz, she was born ~1842 - died,unknown **a mechanic, according to J S Africa’s book, “History of Huntingdon & Blair Counties,” pg 225 **alive and living in West Virginia at the time of his brother, Leonard’s, death **mentioned in the biography of Benjamin R. Foust, as “Others who have been mechanics at Mill Creek… James Stell…” **In my father's writing,”a shoemaker” **his children: “Minnie Stell, Agnes Stell - who married a “Beal” & had a son, Tommie Beal,” William Stell, Thomas Stell - who married an Emma ?___? and moved to Ohio ***per the 1870 census for Huntingdon Co,PA, James is 19, working on a farm & living with his brother, Harry, Harry's wife, Laura Hagey Stell, and her parents, Samuel and Elenora Hagey.
ANYONE KNOW THIS MAN & HIS FAMILY???????? Thanks, Mo