James Brownlow Russell

25 December 1810–22 October 1875 (Age 64)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of James Brownlow

When James Brownlow Russell was born on 25 December 1810, in North Carolina, United States, his father, James Russell, was 23 and his mother, Elizabeth Zion, was 14. He married Nancy Caroline Hill on 31 December 1828, in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 16 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Izard, Arkansas, United States in 1860. He died on 22 October 1875, in Appleton, Pope, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Appleton, Pope, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Brownlow Russell
1810–1875
Nancy Caroline Hill
1813–1886
Marriage: 31 December 1828
John Russell
1829–1857
Jimmy Russell
1833–
Drew Russell
1836–
Russell
1847–
Amanda Russell
1850–
Nancy Russell
1852–
Susan Russell
1856–
Caroline Russell
1860–
James Monroe Russell
1831–1880
James Roy "Jim" Russell
1831–1899
Robert Russell
1832–1894
William M Russell
1834–
Amanda Caroline Russell
1835–1907
Columbus Russel
1836–1836
Russell
1837–
Reuben Russell
1838–1898
Nancy Russel
1838–
Jesse H Russell
1840–1885
Benjamin F. Russell
1841–
Martha Russel
1843–1844
Susan Russell
1844–1916
Margaret Russell
1845–1911
Sarah Russel
1847–
Rufus King Russell
1849–1917
George Washington Russell
1851–1932
Franklin Perry Russell
1853–1913

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 December 1828
Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
children

(26)

    John Russell

    Male1829–1857Male

    James Monroe Russell

    Male1831–1880Male

    James Roy "Jim" Russell

    Male1831–1899Male

    Robert Russell

    Male1832–1894Male

    Jimmy Russell

    Male1833–Male

+21 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1786–1852Male

    Elizabeth Zion

    Female1796–1849Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 2

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1826

Age 16

Historical Boundaries - 1826: Izard, Arkansas Territory, United States; 1836: Izard, Arkansas, United States
1829

Age 19

Historical Boundaries - 1829: Pope, Arkansas Territory, United States; 1836: Pope, Arkansas, United States

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’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Russell, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James Brownlow Russell, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: James Brownloe Russell - Published information: Family genealogies: birth:

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