William Robert RUSSELL

Male 1837 - 1909  (71 years)


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  • Name William Robert RUSSELL 
    Born 19 Aug 1837  St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 31 Aug 1850  St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 1850 Census - 82nd District, St. Louis County, Missouri
      Series: M432 Roll: 414 Page: 476
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    Died 4 Jan 1909  St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial 7 Jan 1909  Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Cold Water Cemestery
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    _UID 16EDD8BED6184D688586A18CE67BCFED915B 
    Buried 7 Jan 1909  Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2871  Clan Home Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Mar 2016 

    Father Solomon RUSSELL,   b. 1811, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1891, Montgomery County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Eleanor Ann PATTERSON,   b. 9 Feb 1820, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1901, High Hill, Montgomery County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1835  St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1357  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Jane JAMES,   b. 9 Aug 1840, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1910, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1 Apr 1858  St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • City of St. Louis, Marriage Book 8, page 510
    Children 
     1. William Henry RUSSELL,   b. 26 Feb 1859, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1906, St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     2. George Edward RUSSELL,   b. 11 Dec 1861, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1940, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. John Robert RUSSELL,   b. 1 Feb 1864, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1865, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. Charles Solomon RUSSELL,   b. 10 Jun 1867, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1947, Ozark, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     5. Robert Lee RUSSELL,   b. 14 Nov 1869, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1921, Koch, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     6. Joseph Eugene RUSSELL,   b. 19 Jul 1872, St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1933, St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     7. Mary Eveline RUSSELL,   b. 28 Nov 1874, St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1876, St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2001 
    Family ID F1358  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 7 Jan 1909 - Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Obituary
      St. Louis Post-Dispatch
      5 Jan 1909, page 6

      AGED CITY GARDNER DEAD
      William R. Russell Cared for Park at Bissell's Point

      William Robert Russell, who died Monday afternoon at his home, 4137 Penrose Street, aged 71 years, will be buried Thursday afternoon in Coldwater Cemetery, St. Ferdinand township. The funeral will take place at 2 p.m. from the residence. Death was caused by cancer.

      Mr. Russell was born in St. Ferdinand township and had lived in St. Louis nearly all his life. He was for 20 years employed at the waterworks plant at Bissell's Point as gardener and yard man. He and his wife, Mrs. Mary J. Russell, celebrated their golden wedding anniversary Oct. 18. Besides his wife he leaves four sons, George, Charles, Robert and Joseph.

  • Sources 
    1. [S319] 1850 - U.S. Census, (Washington: National Archive) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S6] Obituary.