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Frederick A. "Fred" Beell
Birth: Jan. 17, 1876
Death: Aug. 5, 1933
Marshfield
Wood County
Wisconsin, USA

Professional Wrestler. He held Championships in both the middleweight and heavyweight divisions and won fame by defeating Frank Gotch, the reigning World Heavyweight Champion of the time. He wrestled until 1919. After his wrestling career ended, he served as a relief Police Officer in Marshfield, Wisconsin. On August 5th 1933, he was shot to death when he responded to burglary call at a brewery. He was the only Marshfield Police Officer to die in the line of duty. (bio by: Hilda Duell) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Beell (1839 - 1902)
  Karoline Witt Beell (1844 - 1887)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Scheuren Beell (1875 - 1942)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frederick A. Beell (1876 - 1933)
  Herman Beell (1879 - 1964)*
  George Beell (1884 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery
Marshfield
Wood County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Hilda Duell
Record added: Jan 08, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8250422
Frederick A. Fred Beell
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Frederick A. Fred Beell
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Frederick A. Fred Beell
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