Bertha Alice Newbury

10 November 1873–21 January 1951 (Age 77)
Ripley, Chautauqua, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Bertha Alice

When Bertha Alice Newbury was born on 10 November 1873, in Ripley, Chautauqua, New York, United States, her father, John Osterman Newbury, was 23 and her mother, Clara Augusta Palmer, was 20. She married George Richard Russell on 10 September 1891, in Ripley, Chautauqua, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Gates, Monroe, New York, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 17, Pinellas, Florida, United States in 1940. She died on 21 January 1951, in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Grove Place Cemetery, Chili, Monroe, New York, United States.

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George Richard Russell
Bertha Alice Newbury
Marriage: 10 September 1891
Guy Everett Russell
Velma Jessie Russell

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 2
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.
1878 · St. Mary's Episcopal Church is Built
Age 5
The Episcopal Diocese of Florida organized a mission church in 1878 to provide a location that could serve seasonal guests. Visitors and residents from Green Cove Springs raised over $1000 to build the church. On March 10, 1879, the Church held its first service. This location is notable because it would eventually be added to U.S. National Register of Historic Places (February 17, 1978).
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 23
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Newberry .

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

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Sources (12)

  • Bertha A Russel in household of George R Russel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bertha Russell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Bertha Newberry in household of John Newberry, "New York, State Census, 1875"

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