|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 3rd district
March 4, 1851 – March 3, 1853
|Preceded by||Robert C. Schenck|
|Succeeded by||Lewis D. Campbell|
April 22, 1808|
|Died||December 21, 1855
|Resting place||Greenville Cemetery|
Bell was born in Salem (now Derby), Vermont, and attended the public schools of his native town. In 1826, his parents moved the family to Hamilton, Ohio. There he studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1829, when he commenced practice in Greenville, Ohio. Hiram Bell married Lusina Clark in Darke County on July 25, 1832; they had two children.
He engaged in the practice of law in Greenville where he died a few years later, aged 47. He is interred in the Greenville Cemetery.
- This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Hiram Bell at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
- Hiram Bell at Find a Grave
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