Joseph Edward Russell

4 February 1899–27 August 1987 (Age 88)
New Albany, Floyd, Indiana, United States

The Life of Joseph Edward

When Joseph Edward Russell was born on 4 February 1899, in New Albany, Floyd, Indiana, United States, his father, Edward C Russell, was 39 and his mother, Catherine R. Flanagan, was 33. He married Margaret Aladine Crayden on 20 February 1937, in New Albany, Floyd, Indiana, United States. He lived in New Albany Circuit, Floyd, Indiana, United States in 1910. He died on 27 August 1987, in New Albany, Floyd, Indiana, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park, New Albany, Floyd, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Edward Russell
1899–1987
Willenett L Vausha
1906–1924
Harold Wendall Russell
1923–1988

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Harold Wendall Russell

    Male1923–1988Male

Parents and Siblings

    Edward C Russell

    Male1859–1914Male

    Catherine R. Flanagan

    Female1865–1915Female

siblings

(7)

    Maurice Russell

    Male1882–Male

    Martin J Russell

    Male1887–Male

    John C Russell

    Male1889–Male

    Male1892–1961Male

    Anna Marie Russell

    Female1894–1931Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 7

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Joseph E Russell in household of James Russell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph E Russell in household of James F Russell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Joseph E Russell in household of James F Russell, "United States Census, 1900"

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