Louisa Russell

1880–1943 (Age 63)
Sni-A-Bar Township, Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life of Louisa

When Louisa Russell was born in 1880, in Sni-A-Bar Township, Jackson, Missouri, United States, her father, Samuel Russell, was 22 and her mother, Ruey Caroline Stephenson, was 22. She had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Lewis Cass Patterson. She lived in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 11 June 1943, at the age of 63, and was buried in Oak Grove, Jackson, Missouri, United States.

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Lewis Cass Patterson
Louisa Russell
Ruey Rowena Patterson
Bernice Patterson
Lewis Lester Patterson
Floyd Wilfred Patterson

Spouse and Children




    Bernice Patterson


    Lewis Lester Patterson


    Floyd Wilfred Patterson


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 18

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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 (3)

  • Lulua Patterson in household of Lewis Patterson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lula Patterson in household of Louis Patterson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lulu Patterson in household of Louis C Patterson, "United States Census, 1920"

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