William Gordon BELL (Snr)
William was born in Heathhall, Dumprieshire, Scotland.
He married Alziere Cervantes (born in West Indies) in the West Indies in 1811.
They had four children.
William & Alziere came to NZ in Oct 1853, via Port Phillip Bay, Australia.
William was a farmer in the Waimea area from the time he arrived in NZ.