Omer Byron Russell

28 January 1907–23 March 1969 (Age 62)
New York, United States

The Life of Omer Byron

Omer Byron Russell was born on 28 January 1907, in New York, United States. He had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Florence Lillian Coyne. He lived in Waterford, Saratoga, New York, United States in 1940. He died on 23 March 1969, in Troy, Rensselaer, New York, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Troy, Rensselaer, New York, United States.

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Omer Byron Russell
Florence Lillian Coyne
George Omer Russell
James Russell
Thomas W Russell
Patricia Russell

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 10

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Age 20

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Omar Russell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Omer Russell, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Omer B. Russell, "Find A Grave Index"

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