|Birth: ||Aug. 11, 1840|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 1931|
John is the son of Edward Russell & Caroline Abbott Gerrish.
John B. A. married Julia M. Poore in Jan. 1860. He was a shoemaker by trade. They were expecting their first child when John, on April 30, 1861, at Andover, Mass., enlisted into the Union Army for a period of 3 years. He was described as being 21 years of age, 5 feet 9 1/2 inches tall, dark complexion, gray eyes, and brown hair.
He is the father of George, Edward, Hannah, Charles, Mabel, Carrey & Charlotte.
On October 21, 1891 John applied for a pension, he spent the last years of his life in a Soldiers Home in Chelsea Mass., where he died on Feb. 25, 1931 at the age of 90 years 6 months. He was honored with a militay funeral service.
Charles Bradley Russell (1875 - 1957)*
Created by: KRISTY FOX
Record added: Jun 26, 2010
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