He married twice. He married Sarah (wife of Thomas Bell). He married Tamar Smith after March 27, 1761. Tamar was the daughter of William Smith and Susanna Tilney. Tamar was a witness to the 1761 will of John Smith in Northampton Co., VA. She was a legatee to her brother, William, in 1760. William Bell was a witness to the will of Tamar's brother, William. It is not proved that this is the Tamar Smith who married Thomas Bell. Hiram Bell and Smith Bell Jr. said that their grandmother was Tamar Smith. Thomas' 1789 will cites two children, and the will of Thomas' father cites five children. There is an administration for a Thomas Bell in 1790, wife Sarah, in Sussex Co., DE.
Thomas Bell(Sr.) and Tamar Smith had the following children:
+ 162 v. Smith Bell was born about 1775.
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