Descendants of James Stephenson Russell Sr.

Third Generation


9. James Stephenson Russell III (James Stephenson , James Stephenson ) was born on 7 Feb 1791 in , Fairfield, Sc. He died on 23 Nov 1881 in , Gwinnett, Ga. He was buried in Nov 1881 in Fairview Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Lawrenceville, Gwinnett, Ga.

James married Nancy Caroline Akins. Nancy was born on 21 May 1798 in Franklin, GA. She died on 6 Jun 1871 in Gwinnett, Ga. She was buried in Jun 1871 in Fairview Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Lawrenceville, Gwinnett, Ga.

They had the following children:

+ 28 M i George Washington Russell
+ 29 F ii Mary Jane Russell
  30 M iii John M. Russell was born in 1822 in Anderson, Sc. He died in 1894.
        John married Eliza Jane Born on 3 Mar 1850. Eliza was born on 8 Nov 1827 in , Ga.
+ 31 M iv Thomas Akins Russell
  32 M v William Wilson Russell was born on 8 Nov 1830 in , Ga. He died on 14 Nov 1863 in Gwinnett, Ga. He was buried in Nov 1863 in Fairview Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Lawrenceville, Gwinnett, Ga.
+ 33 M vi Joseph Franklin Russell
  34 F vii Nancy Caroline Russell was born on 20 Oct 1835 in Gwinnett, Ga. She died on 15 Sep 1884 in Lake City, Fl.
        Nancy married Andrew Jackson Flowers Dr.. Andrew was born on 2 Dec 1833. He died on 27 Nov 1881. He was buried in Nov 1881.
+ 35 M viii Nathan C. Russell
  36 F ix Sarah Elizabeth Russell was born in 1840. She died on 23 Jan 1910. She was buried in Jan 1910 in Harmony Grove Methodist Church Cemetery, Lilburn, Gwinnett, Ga.
        Sarah married John Wesley Veal. John was born in 1837.
  37 F x Margaret Harriett Russell was born on 26 Sep 1842 in Gwinnett, Ga. She died on 23 May 1920. She was buried in May 1920 in Friendship Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Five Forks, Gwinnett, Ga.
        Margaret married Green Thomas Hopkins.

11. William Russell (James Stephenson , James Stephenson ) was born about 1795 in , Fairfield, Sc.

William married L. Unknown about 1813 in , Sc. L. Unknown was born in 1793 in , Sc.

They had the following children:

  38 F i A. Russell was born in 1833 in , Ga.
  39 M ii J. Russell was born in 1836 in , Ga.
  40 F iii J. Russell was born in 1842 in , Ga.

12. Martha Russell (James Stephenson , James Stephenson ) was born about 1802 in , Fairfield, Sc. She died in Leesburg, Upshur, Tx.

Martha married Archibald Young Paul on 4 Nov 1817 in , Fairfield, Sc. Archibald was born in 1794 in , Fairfield, Sc. He died in , Upshur, Tx.

They had the following children:

+ 41 M i James Patterson Paul

19. Forgus McDowell Russell (Thomas Ross , James Stephenson ) was born on 13 Jul 1802 in , Fairfield, Sc. He died on 2 Apr 1870 in Rocky Mount, Rusk, Tx.

REF: LONG, LONG AGO BY HARRIETT BOOZER

Children of Mary Gladney and Forgus Russell are:
+ 21 i. Thomas Gladney7 Russell, born 11 April, 1821 in Fairfield County SC; died Aft. 1870.
+ 22 ii. Creighton Buchanan Russell, born 23 December, 1825 in Fairfield County SC; died Unknown.
23 iii. Rachel Melinda Russell, born 23 January, 1828 (Source: Robbie Dell Russell-Family Group Sheets); died Unknown. She married Alpheus Elliott Unknown.
More About Rachel Melinda Russell:
Burial: Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Rusk County TX (Source: Eleanor Antoinette Russell Pinney-Family Group Sheets)
24 iv. John Robert Russell, born 08 May, 1830 in Henry County GA (Source: Robbie Dell Russell-Family Group SheetsEleanor Antoinette Russell Pinney-Family Group Sheets); died Unknown in MS (Source: Eleanor Antoinette Russell Pinney-Family Group Sheets).
Notes for John Robert Russell:
C.S.A. Died or was killed during Civil War, burial place unknown.
25 v. Unnamed Russell , (twin), born 22 February, 1832 in Henry County GA (Source: Eleanor Antoinette Russell Pinney-Family Group Sheets); died 23 February, 1832 in Henry County GA (Source: Eleanor Antoinette Russell Pinney-Family Group Sheets).
More About Unnamed Russell , (twin):
Burial: Henry County GA (Source: Eleanor Antoinette Russell Pinney-Family Group Sheets)
26 vi. James Ross Russell , (twin), born 22 February, 1832 in Timber Ridge, Henry County GA (Source: Robbie Dell Russell-Family Group Sheets); died 25 April, 1916 in Rocky Mt., Rusk County TX (Source: Robbie Dell Russell-Family Group Sheets). He married Roseanna Hindman Unknown in Rusk County TX.
Notes for James Ross Russell , (twin):
C. S. A.
More About James Ross Russell , (twin):
Burial: Rocky Mt., Rusk County TX (Source: Eleanor Antoinette Russell Pinney-Family Group Sheets)
27 vii. Carter Scott Russell, born 16 February, 1834 in Timber Ridge GA (Source: Robbie Dell Russell-Family Group Sheets); died Unknown. He married Mattie Bailey Unknown.
Notes for Carter Scott Russell:
C. S. A.
More About Carter Scott Russell:
Burial: Timber Ridge GA (Source: Eleanor Antoinette Russell Pinney-Family Group Sheets)
+ 28 viii. Crew Cammak Russell, born 06 June, 1836 in Timber Ridge GA; died 28 December, 1913 in TX.
29 ix. Helen Ellen Russell, born 31 May, 1838 in Timber Ridge GA (Source: Robbie Dell Russell-Family Group Sheets); died 21 April, 1911 in Rocky Mt., Rusk County TX (Source: Robbie Dell Russell-Family Group Sheets). She married Benjamin Bart Box Unknown.
More About Helen Ellen Russell:
Burial: Rocky Mt., Rusk County TX (Source: Eleanor Antoinette Russell Pinney-Family Group Sheets)
+ 30 x. Sloan McDowell Russell, born 06 October, 1840 in Timber Ridge GA; died 27 July, 1911 in Rocky Mt., Rusk County TX.
31 xi. Hutchinson Rogers Russell, born 17 December, 1843 in Timber Ridge GA (Source: Robbie Dell Russell-Family Group Sheets); died 16 February, 1913 in Rocky Mt., Rusk County TX (Source: Robbie Dell Russell-Family Group Sheets).
Notes for Hutchinson Rogers Russell:
C. S. A.
More About Hutchinson Rogers Russell:
Burial: Rocky Mt., Rusk County TX (Source: Eleanor Antoinette Russell Pinney-Family Group Sheets)

Forgus married Mary Anne Gladney daughter of Thomas Gladney and Rachel Creighton about 1822 in , Fairfield, Sc. Mary was born in 1800 in , Fairfield, Sc. She died on 2 Apr 1870 in , Rusk, Tx.

They had the following children:

  42 M i Thomas Gladney Russell was born on 11 Apr 1821 in , Fairfield, Sc.
  43 M ii Creighton Buchannon Russell was born on 23 Dec 1825 in , Fairfield, Sc.
  44 F iii Rachael Malinda Russell was born on 23 Jan 1828 in , Henry, Ga.
+ 45 M iv John Robert Russell
  46 M v James Ross Russell was born on 22 Feb 1832 in , Henry, Ga. He died on 25 Apr 1916 in , Rusk, Tx.
  47 vi Infant Russell was born on 22 Feb 1832 in Henry, Ga. Infant died on 23 Feb 1832 in Henry, Ga.
  48 M vii Carter Scott Russell was born on 16 Feb 1834 in , Henry, Ga.
  49 M viii Crew Cammack Russell was born on 6 Jun 1836 in , Henry, Ga.
  50 F ix Helen Ellen Russell was born on 31 May 1838 in , Henry, Ga. She died on 21 Apr 1911 in , Rusk, Tx.
  51 M x Sloan McDowell Russell was born on 16 Oct 1840 in , Henry, Ga. He died on 27 Jul 1911 in , Rusk, Tx.
  52 M xi Hutchinson Rogers Russell was born on 17 Dec 1843 in , Henry, Ga. He died on 16 Feb 1913 in , Rusk, Tx.

20. Mary Ann Hutchinson Russell (Thomas Ross , James Stephenson ) was born on 3 Dec 1804 in , Fairfield, Sc.

REF: LONG, LONG AGO BY HARRIETT BOOZER

Mary married John A. Gladney son of Thomas Gladney and Rachel Creighton in 1831 in , Henry, Ga. John was born about 1804 in , Fairfield, Sc. He died in 1863 in Carroll, Ga.

They had the following children:

  53 M i Thomas Ross Gladney was born in 1832 in Henry, Ga. He died on 30 Apr 1893 in Hanceville, Cullman, Al. He was buried in Hopewell Cemetery, Hanceville, Cullman, Al.
  54 ii L. M. Gladney was born in 1834 in Henry, Ga.
+ 55 M iii Calvin Berry Gladney
  56 iv R. C. Gladney was born in 1838 in Henry, Ga.
  57 v Zachary T. Gladney was born in 1847 in Henry, Ga.

22. Robert Buchanan Russell (Thomas Ross , James Stephenson ) was born on 17 May 1809 in , Fairfield, Sc. He died in 1886 in , Henry, Ga.

four children by Nancy Robinson

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Robert married (1) Nancy Weaver daughter of Elder Othniel Weaver and Susannah Jones on 13 Oct 1831 in Newton, Newton, Ga. Nancy was born in 1810 in , Morgan, Ga. She died in Jul 1844 in , Henry, Ga.

Batch #: 8320709, Sheet #: 12, Source Call #: 1395592
lived on Hwy 20 between Timberidge Psby. and Cotten Indian creek
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Must have died in child birth and the surviving daughter Nancy Letiitia Russell was raised by her grandparents who lived across the road.

Introduction:
This cemetery is located in Land Lot 14 of the 11th district of Henry County,
McDonough, Georgia. I75S to Exit 221 (Jonesboro Rd./Lovejoy). East to McDonough
Square. Follow GA Hwy. 20 towards Conyers. The cemetery is at the rear of a home
at 3470 Conyers Rd. This is an inactive cemetery.

Thomas B. Russell (son of James Russell, Sr.), married Mary (Mollie) McDowell.
Both came from Northern Ireland. Of their eight children, only one is buried here.
Robert Buchanan married 1st Nancy Weaver, 2nd Nancy Amanda Robinson. Of Robert & Nancy
Weaver’s seven children, only Levi W. is buried here. Although not discovered, it would
appear that Horrace Russell is the son of Robert & Nancy Robinson. The relationship of
Daniel Dulin to this family was not found.

Several of the extended family members can be found in Timberridge Presbyterian Church cemetery.

Alphabetical Index
Name Birth Date Death Date Notes

Dulin, Daniel 09/07/1785 06/20/1856 Born in NC

Russell, Horrace 1853 1854
Russell, Mollie 1779 1873
Russell, Nancy R. 1810 1887
Russell, Nancy W. 1810 1844
Russell, Robert B. 1809 1886
Russell, Thomas B. 1775 1853
Russell, Whit 1842 1864

Robert and Nancy had the following children:

  58 M i James Gamble Russell was born on 18 Jul 1832 in , Henry, Ga.
  59 F ii S. E. Russell was born about 1834 in , Henry, Ga.
+ 60 F iii Mary Ann Russell
  61 M iv Thomas Jefferson Russell was born on 18 Feb 1838 in , Newton, Ga. He died on 24 Jul 1928 in Piedmont, Calhoun, Al.

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FAMILY GROUP SHEET GIVEN TO ME BY CONNIE RUSSELL SPENCER
        Thomas married Lucy Ammons daughter of Barton Ammons and Talitha Turner about 1858. Lucy was born about 1838 in , Ga.

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+ 62 F v Elizabeth Jane Russell
  63 M vi James Levi Russell was born in 1843 in , Newton, Ga. He died in Sep 1899 in Atlanta, Fulton, Ga. He was buried in Oakland Cem, Atlanta, Fulton, Ga.

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        James married Lou Smith. Lou was born about 1843 in Athens, Clark, Ga.

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  64 F vii Nancy Letitia Russell was born on 15 Jul 1844 in , Newton, Ga. She died on 13 Mar 1935 in McDonough, Henry, Ga. She was buried in Turner United Meth, Henry, Ga.

1850 census living with gf in Henry, GA

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        Nancy married Asbury Whitfield Turner son of James Jefferson Turner and Martha Russell on 18 Aug 1865 in Henry, Ga. Asbury was born on 6 Dec 1844 in , Ga. He died on 7 Apr 1912 in McDonough, Henry, Ga.

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Robert married (2) Nancy Amanda Robinson on 3 Feb 1846 in , Henry, Ga. Nancy was born about 1809 in , Newton, Ga.

REF: FAMILY RECORD GIVEN BY CONNIE RUSSELL SPENCER

Robert and Nancy had the following children:

+ 65 F viii Eliza Fanny Russell
+ 66 M ix Henry McDowell Russell
  67 F x Georgiann M. A. Russell was born on 21 Oct 1850 in , Henry, Ga.

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        Georgiann married Jasper Green about 1870 in , Henry, Ga. Jasper was born about 1850 in , Ga.
  68 M xi John Buchanan Russell was born about 1853 in , Henry, Ga.

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        John married Nancy Catherine Farguson about 1874 in , Henry, Ga. Nancy was born about 1854 in , Henry, Ga.

24. Martha Russell (Thomas Ross , James Stephenson ) was born in 1812 in , Fairfield, Ga. She died in 1834 in , Henry, Ga.

Martha married James Jefferson Turner son of Wade Hampton Turner on 10 Mar 1831 in , Henry, Ga. James was born on 13 Jan 1811 in , Jasper, Ga. He died on 29 Dec 1861 in , Henry, Ga.

They had the following children:

+ 69 F i Frances Ann Turner
  70 M ii William Turner was born on 2 Jan 1832 in Henry, Ga.
  71 M iii James Columbus Turner was born on 12 Nov 1832 in Henry, Ga.
  72 M iv George Washington Turner was born on 18 Nov 1833 in Henry, Ga.
  73 M v Asbury Whitfield Turner was born on 6 Dec 1844 in , Ga. He died on 7 Apr 1912 in McDonough, Henry, Ga.

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        Asbury married Nancy Letitia Russell daughter of Robert Buchanan Russell and Nancy Weaver on 18 Aug 1865 in Henry, Ga. Nancy was born on 15 Jul 1844 in , Newton, Ga. She died on 13 Mar 1935 in McDonough, Henry, Ga. She was buried in Turner United Meth, Henry, Ga.

1850 census living with gf in Henry, GA

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