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Mrs Anna Embury Sheldon Russell
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Birth: Feb., 1859
Death: Aug. 15, 1947
Greenwich
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA

MRS. J. T. RUSSEL
GREENWICH, Conn., Aug. 15 [1947] (AP)--Mrs. Anna Embury Russell, widow of the Rev. J. Townsend Russell, who was canon of the National Cathedral in Washington from 1916 until his death in 1929, died today at her home here. She was 88 years old. She leaves a son, J. Townsend Russell, of Greenwich, four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Mrs. Russell was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry K. Sheldon of Brooklyn. Her late husband and she donated property for the site of the National Cathedral. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry King Sheldon (____ - 1902)
  Anna Kissam Embury Sheldon (____ - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  James Townsend Russell (1861 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
TO THE PRAISE OF ALMIGHTY GOD
AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF
JAMES TOWNSEND RUSSELL D D
1861 - 1929
CANON OF WASHINGTON CATHEDRAL
1918 - 1929
AND HIS BELOVED WIFE
ANNA EMBURY RUSSELL
1859 - 1947
GENEROUS BENEFACTORS OF
WASHINGTON CATHEDRAL

LORD I HAVE THE HABITATION OF THY HOUSE
AND THE PLACE WHERE THINE HONOUR DWELLETH
 
Burial:
Washington National Cathedral
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
 
Created by: Sam
Record added: May 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90526430
Mrs Anna Embury <i>Sheldon</i> Russell
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Mrs Anna Embury <i>Sheldon</i> Russell
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Mrs Anna Embury <i>Sheldon</i> Russell
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