Eunice Russell

6 November 1725–2 August 1810 (Age 84)
Branford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Eunice

When Eunice Russell was born on 6 November 1725, in Branford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Jonathan Russell, was 25 and her mother, Eunice Barker, was 22. She married Rev Nathaniel Bartlett on 13 June 1753, in Redding, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 2 August 1810, in Redding, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Great Pasture Road Cemetery, Redding, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rev Nathaniel Bartlett
1727–1810
Eunice Russell
1725–1810
Marriage: 13 June 1753
Russell Bartlett
1754–1828
Anne Bartlett
1759–1836
Eunice Bartlett
1761–1855
Daniel Collins Bartlett
1757–1837
Rev. Jonathan Bartlett
1764–1858
Lucretia Bartlett
1768–1843

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 June 1753Redding, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (4)

    1776
    Age 51
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1788
    Age 63
    Date of Statehood: February 6, 1788, the fifth State
    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 69
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 79186;2007: 165669; 2010: 221558)English, Scottish, and Irish: of Norman origin, from Old French and Anglo-Norman French r(o)ussel, a diminutive of Old French rous(e) ‘red, reddish’, used either as a nickname for someone with red hair or a ruddy complexion, or as a personal name. Compare Rouse . This Norman name has been established in Ireland since the 12th century. It has been reinforced in Britain and Ireland by Huguenot bearers of the name Roussel, of the same Old French origin.English: habitational name from any of several places called Rushall (Norfolk, Staffordshire, Wiltshire) or possibly sometimes from Rusthall in Speldhurst (Kent). Rushall in Staffordshire derives from Old English rysc ‘rush, rushes’ + halh ‘nook, corner of land’. Rushall in Norfolk derives from an uncertain first element + Old English halh. Rushall in Wiltshire derives from an Old English personal name Rust (genitive Rustes) + halh. Rusthall in Speldhurst (Kent) probably derives from Old English rust ‘rust, rust color’ + wella ‘well, spring, stream’, but with a change in the final element due to influence from Middle English, Old English hall ‘hall, residence’, perhaps referring to a nearby building.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Russler
    Rouse
    Russel

    Sources (13)

    • Eunice Russell, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
    • Marriage Source: History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield; Vol. 2 , Part 2 Compiled and edited by Donald Lines Jacobus, M.A.
    • Eunice Russell, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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