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Samuel Russell



Birth25 September 1812Springfield, Otsego, New York, United States
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    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register: 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah), p. 73.

    Devery Scott Anderson, The Nauvoo Endowment Companies, 1845-1846: A Documentary History (Salt Lake City, Utah: Signature Books, 2005), p. 234; citing "General Record of the Seventies. Book B".

Death11 November 1863San Ramon, Contra Costa, California, United States
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    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySeach.org), LKVB-SH6.

    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch;     Bernard Freedman, Death Notices 1860-1899 (Contra Costa County, CA: Contra Costa Historical Society, 1996), p. 101.

    Death Notices 1860-1899;
BurialMartinez, Contra Costa, California, United States
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    Find A Grave, database and images, Memorial #21926796.

FatherJonathan Russell
MotherLeah Layton

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   • Frances Maria Stillman
Married20 January 1846Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
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    Devery Scott Anderson, The Nauvoo Endowment Companies, 1845-1846: A Documentary History (Salt Lake City, Utah: Signature Books, 2005), p. 438; citing "Book of Sealings (Living) - Wives to Husbands.".


   • Esther J Hill
Married25 February 1832Akron, Erie, New York, United States
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    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySeach.org), entry for Samuel Russell and Esther J Hill, ID: L51G-C7P and ID: MLNZ-DT4.

          Children:
               Sarah Russell
               James Russell
               Annis L. Russell
               Helene Russell
               Helen Mar Russell
               Maria Russell
               Archibald W. Russell
               Major Russell
               Valasco Balbour Russell
               Samuel Russell
               Brunette Russell
               Hiram S. Russell


   • Abigail Thorn
Married20 January 1846Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
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    Devery Scott Anderson, The Nauvoo Endowment Companies, 1845-1846: A Documentary History (Salt Lake City, Utah: Signature Books, 2005), p. 438; citing "Book of Sealings (Living) - Wives to Husbands.".

          Children:
               Frances Maria Russell


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• 1840Newstead, Erie, New York, United States
• 1842Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
• 1860Contra Costa County, California, United States

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Baptism

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• Grave MarkerExtract

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Federal

• 1840 Population CensusNewstead, Erie, New YorkExtractImage
• 1842 Population CensusNauvoo, Hancock, IllinoisExtractImage
• 1860 Population CensusTownship 2, Contra Costa, CaliforniaExtractImage

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Crossing the Plains

Abraham O. Smoot-Samuel Russell CompanyExtract
       Departure17 Jun 1847
       Arrival25 Sept 1847


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