Annie Belle Preble Doughty

20 July 1884–1966 (Age 81)
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, United States

The Life of Annie Belle Preble

When Annie Belle Preble Doughty was born on 20 July 1884, in Portland, Cumberland, Maine, United States, her father, Alvin Sturdivant Doughty, was 46 and her mother, Ella Frances Knight, was 30. She married Lee D Russell on 5 February 1913, in Cumberland, Maine, United States. She lived in Cumberland, Maine, United States in 1913 and Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States for about 20 years. She died in 1966, at the age of 82, and was buried in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lee D Russell
Annie Belle Preble Doughty
Marriage: 5 February 1913

Spouse and Children

5 February 1913
Cumberland, Maine, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Alvin Sturdivant Doughty


    Ella Frances Knight




World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1898 · Sinking of USS Maine

Age 14

During the Cuban War for Independence, the USS Maine had been sent to Havana to look out for the interests of the United States. On February 15, 1898, at approximately 21:40, an explosion on USS Maine was caused by roughly 5 long tons of powder. The front of the ship was demolished and the remains quickly sunk to the bottom of the ocean. 260 men lost their lives in the explosion itself, with at least six more dying afterwards from related injuries. The event kicked off an atmosphere of contention that would eventually lead to the Spanish-American War.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 22

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

English and Scottish (also established in Ireland, especially Dublin): nickname for a powerful or brave man, especially a champion jouster, from Middle English doughty, Old English dohtig, dyhtig ‘valiant’, ‘strong’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Annie Russell in household of Lee Russell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Annie D Russell in household of Lee D Russell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Annie D Russell in household of Lee D Russell, "United States Census, 1930"

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