Sarah Ellen Russell

about 1874–
Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States

The Life of Sarah Ellen

When Sarah Ellen Russell was born about 1874, in Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States, her father, Baker Russell, was 41 and her mother, Martha Jane Mills, was 36. She lived in Campbell Township, Greene, Missouri, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Baker Russell
1833–1889
Martha Jane Mills
1838–1908
Laura Jane Russell
1859–1943
Ann Eliza Russell
1867–
Levi Russell
1871–
Sarah Ellen Russell
1874–
Lydia Russell
1876–
John S. Russell
1879–
James Russell
1860–1869
Carrol Newton Russell
1861–1933
Florence Russell
1863–
Enos Russell
1866–1890

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 30

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 32

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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.

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Sources (1)

  • Sarah Ellen Russell in household of Baker Russell, "United States Census, 1880"

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