Bethia Russell

about 1745–1830 (Age 85)
Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Bethia

Bethia Russell was born about 1745, in Virginia, United States. She married James D Holtzclaw in 1768, in Prince William, Virginia, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She died in 1830, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

James D Holtzclaw
1745–1821
Bethia Russell
1745–1830
Marriage: 1768
Kelly Hardin Holtzclaw
1770–1813
Nancy Holtzclaw
1772–1833
James Holtsclaw
1775–1838
Nimrod Holtzclaw
1776–
Tabitha Holtzclaw
1777–
Diadema Holtzclaw
1780–1821
Louisa Angeline Holtzclaw
1782–1859
Henry Holtzclaw
1782–
Letitia Holtsclaw
1787–1865

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World Events (7)

1758 · Mount Vernon
Age 13
Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776
Age 31
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital
Age 35
On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish: from Rousel, a common Anglo-Norman French nickname for someone with red hair, a diminutive of Rouse with the hypocoristic suffix -el.2 Americanized spelling of German Rüssel, from a pet form of any of the various personal names formed with the Old High German element hrōd ‘renown’.

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

Possible Related Names

Roussel
Russler
Rowsell
Rouse
Russel

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