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Samuel Russell

Samuel Russell

Male Est 1835 - 1920  (~ 85 years)

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  • Name Samuel Russell 
    Born Est 1835  Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • age 24 at marriage
    Gender Male 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  111 Old Town St, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 31 Mar 1901  1 Bank Rd, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation tailor 
    Religion Presbyterian 
    Residence 1912  1 Bank Rd, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 21 Aug 1920  Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Aft 21 Aug 1920  McGarel Cemetery, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • There is a Hugh Wiley buried in McGarel cemetery, Old Glearm Rd, Larne, in family grave including Samuel & Margaret Russell father & mother of Jane Russell. Plot AA151 AA152 purchased by Jane Russell.

      Quarterly returns of births in Ireland, 1864-1955 have the following children for Samuel Russell (or Russel) and Margaret Whiteford (or Whitford):
      Esther b 13 May 1864 Larne - marriage record has Hester
      James b 16 Jul 1868 Antrim
      Mary b4 Nov 1870 Antrim
      James b 21 May 1875 Antrim
      Victoria b21 Jun 1880 Larne

      1851 Census - 111 Old Town St, Larne
      RUSSELL Samuel - son - age 16 - tailor

      1901 Census - 1 Bank Rd [all are Presbyterian, born Co Antrim]:
      RUSSELL Samuel - Head - age 64 - Dairyman
      RUSSELL Margaret - Wife - age 60 -
      RUSSELL Samuel - son - age 26 - Fireman, BNCR [railway] (unmarried)
      RUSSELL Harriet - daughter - age 22 -
      RUSSELL Victoria - daughter - age 20 - with notation Larne, b 21 Jun 1880, Larne Meth.
      WYLIE Jane - granddaughter - age 6
      WYLIE Hugh - grandson - age 4

      1911 Census - 9 Jubilee St
      RUSSELL Margaret - Head - age 75 - married - wife of Samuel
      ROY [has RAY in transcription] Jane - daughter - age 48 - widow - dressmaker
      ROY [has RAY in transcription] Samuel - grandson - age 21 - draper

      NOTE: Baptism of Maggie Russell, daughter of Samuel Russell, tailor, and Mary McConkey, Bank Road, Larne in 1st Larne Presbyterian Church on 11 Oct 1890. Don't know how this fits in at this stage. [1, 2]
    Person ID I1107  Roy~Royes | Russell
    Last Modified 12 Mar 2012 

    Father James Russell
              b. 1784, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Aft 1851  (Age > 68 years) 
    Mother Margaret White
              b. Abt 1797, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Bef 1851, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married 1818  Dunaghy, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F90  Family Group  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Whiteford
              b. Est 1838, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1920, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Married 5 May 1859  Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 1st Larne Presbyterian, Inver parish
      Rev. H W Molyneaux officiating
      Groom's age 24 single, bride's age 21 single
      Witnesses: Alexander Kirkpatrick (for husband) and John Russel (for wife, Samuel's brother)
      Husband occupation: Tailor
      Groom's father: James Russel
      Bride's Father: James Whiteford, occupation Farmer
      Note Russel (one-L) spelling throughout.
    Marriage information for Samuel Russell and Margaret Whiteford
    Marriage information for Samuel Russell and Margaret Whiteford
    Children 
    +1. Jane Russell
              b. Est 1862, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 26 Aug 1934, Cairns, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years)
    +2. Esther Russell
              b. 13 May 1864, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1930, 20 Montcollyer St, Belfast, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. David Russell
              b. Abt 1866, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. ?
     4. James Russell
              b. 16 Jul 1868, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Bef 1875  (Age < 6 years)
     5. Agnes Russell
              b. 1869/70, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1906  (Age 36 years)
    +6. Mary Russell
              b. 4 Nov 1870, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 29 Jan 1920, Cooktown, QLD, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    +7. Margaret Russell
              b. 1873, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1917, Belfast, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     8. Samuel Russell
              b. 1874, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1918, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +9. James Russell
              b. 21 May 1875, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Jun 1954, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +10. Harriet Russell
              b. 11 Nov 1877, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Mar 1969, Whitehead, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +11. Victoria Russell
              b. 21 Jun 1880, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. ?
    Photos
    Larne, with the Russells' residence and millinery shop marked
    Larne, with the Russells' residence and millinery shop marked
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2010 00:00:00 
    Family ID F14  Family Group  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Est 1835 - Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - age 16, tailor - 30 Mar 1851 - 111 Old Town St, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 May 1859 - Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - age 64, dairyman (possibly a wrong transcription - he is a tailor prior to 1901 and in 1906) - 31 Mar 1901 - 1 Bank Rd, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Ulster Covenant signatory - 1912 - 1 Bank Rd, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Aug 1920 - Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 21 Aug 1920 - McGarel Cemetery, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S105] Ireland births 1864-1955.

    2. [S39] KGR family research, George Roy.

    3. [S104] IGI, FamilySearch.

    4. [S25] FamilySearch, Batch M70220-6 Film 101407 Ref no. 489.