Robert Miller Russell

Birth
Virginia, USA
Death 19 May 1893 (aged 76)
Cherokee County, Kansas, USA
Burial Faulkner, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 179588756 · View Source
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MODERN LIGHT
Columbus, Kansas
Thursday, May 25, 1893
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DIED---At his late residence in Lyon township, R. M. Russell, age 76 years, 9 months and 3 days. Funeral services were held at the house, May 20th, conducted by Rev. Volmar.
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Star Valley Items --- Rev. Volmer gave us a splendid sermon last Sunday eve. on giving. He will give us another on about the same line in one week from next Sunday at 3:30 pm. Everybody come.

(In 1821 – 1822) “Mother dies”
(In 1822, Oct in Clark Co, KY) “Father marries Rachel Dean”
(In 1825, Oct in KY) “George D Russell born”
(In 1828 in KY) “Sarah Russell born”
(In 1831, Oct in KY) “Isaac C Russell born”
(In 1832 in KY) “James Russell born”
(In 1841 in Newcastle, Henry, KY) "Marriage"
(In 1843, Oct in KY) “1st child born”
(In 1845, Mar in KY) “2nd child born”
(In 1847, Aug in KY) “1st & 2nd child die after a cooking accident”
(In 1848, May in Henry Co, KY) "Buys land"
(In 1948, Dec in Henry Co, KY) “3rd child born”
(In 1850 District #1, Henry, KY census) (Age 35) "Farmer" “Robert” "31 Aug 1850"
--- Robert Russell M 35 VA Farmer
--- Lea Russell F 28 KY
--- Cassa Russell F 1 KY
(In 1850, Dec in Henry Co, KY) "Buys land"
(In 1852, Dec in Pleasureville, Henry, KY) “4th child born”
(In 1853, May in Henry Co, KY) "Buys land"
(In 1855, Jan in Newcastle, Henry, KY) “5th child born”
(In 1855, Mar in Henry Co, KY) "Sells land"
(In 1856, May in DeKalb Co, MO) "Buys land"
(In 1856, Sep / Feb 1857 in DeKalb Co, MO) “6th child born”
(In 1859, May in DeKalb Co, MO) “7th child born”
(In 1860 Concord Township, Clinton, MO census) (Age 40) "Farmer" “R M” "27 Jun 1860"
--- R M Russel M 40 VA Farmer
--- Lee Russel F 30 KY
--- Casandre Russel F 11 KY
--- James P Russel M 7 KY
--- Mary B Russel F 6 KY
--- John W Russel M 3 MO
--- J N Russell M 1 MO
(In 1860, Aug in Clinton Co, MO) “8th child born”
(In 1862, Jun in Clinton Co, MO) "Sells land"
(In 1864, Sep in Clinton Co, MO) “8th child dies”
(In 1865, May in Clinton Co, MO) “9th child born”
(In 1870 Washington Township, DeKalb, MO census) (Age 52) “Farmer” “Robert” "16 Jun 1870"
--- Robert Russel M 52 VA Farmer
--- Leah Russel F 48 KY Keeping House
--- James Russel M 16 KY
--- Mary Russel F 15 KY
--- John Russel M 13 MO
--- Isaac Russell M 11 MO
--- Charles Russel M 5 MO
(In 1877, Feb in DeKalb Co, MO) "Widower"
(In 1880 Sherman, DeKalb, MO census) (Age 63) “Widowed” “Farming” “Robert" "4 Jun 1880"
--- Robert Russell Self Widowed M 63 Farming KY VA VA
--- Mary Russell Daughter Single F 24 Keeping House KY KY KY
--- Charles Russell Son Single M 16 Farming MO KY KY
--- William Russell Son Single M 4 MO KY KY
(In 1886 in Amity, DeKalb, MO)
(In 1887 in MO)
(In 1887 in KS)
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Albert, with his twin brother, Alfred, 14 years of age, and another brother, Ira, walked from Amity, Missouri to Kansas crossing the Missouri River in 1887, herding the family cattle behind their covered wagons.
The trip of 265 miles took thirty days bringing his parents, grandfather Russell and 8 children to Kansas.
Their 10 brothers and sisters, included another pair of twins, Ira and Ida
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(In 1887 in Cherokee Co, KS)

FATHER: Samuel Russell
--- m. Rebecca Miller
--- m. Rachel Dean
SIBLINGS:
1. M John William Russell 11/12/1811 VA - 6/20/1890 Clay Co, MO
--- m. ______ ______
--- m. Nancy Jane Patterson
2. M Samuel Russell 1814 Virginia - 1902 Macon Co, MO
--- m. Mary Judy / Tudy
--- m. ______ ______
--- m. Permettie Elizabeth Cosby
3. M Robert Miller Russell 1816 - 5/19/1893 Cherokee Co, KS
--- m. Leah Ditto 1841
4. M George D. Russell
5. F Sarah Sally Russell 1828 Clark Kentucky
--- m. Lego Ditto
--- m. James Aynes
6. M Isaac C. Russell
7. M James B Russell 1832 Kentucky
--- m. Susan Wilhite - 1862
SPOUSE: Leah Ditto 10/22/1822 Kentucky - 2/6/1877 Missouri
--- m. 1841 in Newcastle, Henry, KY
CHILDREN:
1. M Lego Russell 10/1843 Newcastle Henry County KY - 8/23/1847 Kentucky
2. F Martha Jane Russell 3/13/1846 Henry County KY - 8/24/1847 Newcastle Henry County KY
3. F Cassie Ann Russell 12/7/1849 Henry County KY
--- m. Steven Andrew White Amity Camden DeKalb MO - 12/5/1940 Oswego Labette County KS
4. M James Pryor Russell 12/28/1852 Pleasureville Henry County Kentucky
--- m. Harriett Snelling (12/29/1852-7/24/1940 ) - 11/27/1937
--- both buried at Newcastle Cemetery Newcastle Placer County CA
5. F Mary Belle Russell 1/11/1855 Newcastle Henry County KY
--- m. Benjamin "Ben" White abt 1877-1880 - 5/6/1890 (maybe Amity) De Kalb Missouri
6. M Charley Russell 5/28/1857 Clinton Missouri m. Agnes England -
7. M John W Russell 2/8/1859 Clinton Missouri -1935
8. M George Robert Russell 8/30/1860 Missouri - 9/29/1864
9. M Isaac Newton Russell 3/27/1860 Clinton Missouri
--- m. ______ Quarles
--- m. Emma Prine
--- m. Elizabeth Shaefer (Kelley)


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  • Created by: Warren Russell
  • Added: 22 May 2017
  • Find a Grave Memorial 179588756
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Miller Russell (22 Aug 1816–19 May 1893), Find a Grave Memorial no. 179588756, citing Newton Moore Cemetery, Faulkner, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Warren Russell (contributor 47716116) .