Will exchange info on BELL family of Stafford County. Six brothers there in 1740's. John, James,Thomas, William, George and Charles. My ancestry is William, born 1771, married Elizabeth Ratcliff. William was the son of John, Probably son of one of the six brothers listed above. Earlier BELL's in Stafford include a John who died in 1728, a William who died in 1704, and a John and Alexander who were living in the 1730's.