Did you know that Rocky River--the home of top-rated schools, beautiful homes, thriving businesses, the Cowan Pottery Museum, and a beautiful Lake Erie shoreline--is also the home of a prominent chamber music concert series?
Jesse Grover Bell was a cosmetics salesman in Kansas when in 1927, at age 37, he decided to move his family to Cleveland, Ohio and start his own cosmetics business. He named it after his daughter, Bonne Bell.
While doing research about the early history of Cleveland, Ohio, and especially Rocky River, one encounters the Pease surname many times. Here Gay Christensen-Deane has attempted to sort out all the people and some of the relationships.