Henry Howard Russell

22 May 1875–27 November 1963 (Age 88)
Bethany, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Henry Howard

When Henry Howard Russell was born on 22 May 1875, in Bethany, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Wright L Russell, was 28 and his mother, Harriet E Peck, was 34. He married Julia Etta Crowther on 1 January 1896. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Connecticut, United States in 1900. He died on 27 November 1963, in Woodbridge, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Milford Side Cemetery, Woodbridge, New Haven, Connecticut, United States.

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Henry Howard Russell
Julia Etta Crowther
Marriage: 1 January 1896
Howard Henry Russell
Lillian Ethel Russell
Clarence Ernest Russell

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
Age 1
The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · Pope Manufacturing Co. Begins Automobile Manufacturing
Age 1
Pope Manufacturing Company produced bicycles, motorcycles, and automobiles. The main office is located in Hartford, Connecticut. In 1915, the company ceased producing motorcycles.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 23
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 (8)

  • Henry H Russell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry H Russel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry H Russell, "United States Census, 1920"

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