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Russell Scott Havenhill
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Birth: Feb. 20, 1866
Kendall County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 1883
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

Age 18.

Russell was the third-born child of twelve and the third-born son of seven.

[Russell was originally buried in Day Cemetery, Tarrant County, Texas as was his mother Fannie and his sister Emily.

In 1949 the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers moved the graves from Day cemetery and four others during the construction of Benbrook Lake. The new resting place was the Merinda Seminary Graveyard, now known as Benbrook Cemetery. All of the information on this page was abstracted from the Corp of Engineers 1949 report titled "Cemetery Relocation Plan, Benbrook Dam and Reservoir."

Only three graves were found:
Grave #1
HAVENHILL, Fannie
Dec. 10, 1840 - Dec. 20, 1885
Age 45, Female
Mother of Mrs. W.B. Day [Amanda Havenhill]
Relocated to Merinda Seminary Graveyard [the present-day Benbrook Cemetery], Section E, Lot 11, Space A

Grave #2 was Russell, Grave #3 was Emily

Source:
Tarrant County, Texas GenWeb
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txtarran/cemetery/day.htm

Thank you Bert Hemphill for pointing me here.]
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Clark Havenhill (1822 - 1908)
  Fannie W Wallace Havenhill (1840 - 1885)
 
 Siblings:
  Wallace Reed Havenhill (1862 - 1945)*
  Reno Breeze Havenhill (1864 - 1941)*
  Russell Scott Havenhill (1866 - 1883)
  Amanda Havenhill Day (1868 - 1953)*
  Arabelle Havenhill Dolan (1870 - 1943)*
  Clarke Havenhill (1871 - 1934)*
  Schuyler Colfax Havenhill (1873 - 1938)*
  Emily Havenhill (1875 - 1878)*
  George R Havenhill (1877 - 1877)*
  Ella Wright Havenhill Nowlin (1878 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Relocated from Day Cemetery, Tarrant, Texas in 1949.
 
Burial:
Benbrook Cemetery
Benbrook
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section E, Lot 11, Space D
 
Created by: Judy
Record added: Apr 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89267529
Russell Scott Havenhill
Added by: Steve Baldwin
 
Russell Scott Havenhill
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Paula and Mom
 
 
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There is no marker for Russell.
- Judy
 Added: Jan. 4, 2013
Young man.
- Judy
 Added: Apr. 29, 2012
Grand Uncle Russell - brother of my grandfather Clarke. I'm glad we found you.
- Judy (Akridge) Bond
 Added: Apr. 29, 2012
 
 
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