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ROBERT Russell

ROBERT Russell

Male 1819 - 1870  (50 years)

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  • Name ROBERT Russell 
    Born 28 Aug 1819  Glasgow (Barony), Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 03 Feb 1870  Larbert, Stirlingshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I250  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2017 

    DNA Tests  Y-DNA-366795 Living

    Father ROBERT Russell,   b. 09 Dec 1787, Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Jun 1828, New Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother AGNES Adam,   b. 1790, Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Apr 1877, Chapelhall, Bothwell, Lanarkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 14 Apr 1811  Old Monkland, Lanarkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F75  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family CHESTERFIELD Sime Aimer,   b. 12 Aug 1821, Dundee, Angusshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1869, Dundee, Angusshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 06 Nov 1843  Mormon Church, Dundee, Angusshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Russell,   b. 1844, Dundee, Angusshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1844, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     2. ROBERT Russell,   b. 07 Feb 1846, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1921, Main and Strathmartin, Forfarshire (Dundee) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     3. Elizabeth Russell,   b. 28 Aug 1847, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 May 1898, Liff and Benvie, Forfar Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)  [natural]
     4. William Russell,   b. 17 Apr 1849, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1851  (Age < 1 years)  [natural]
     5. Charles Russell,   b. Jan 1850, Dundee, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1851, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)  [natural]
     6. Unnamed Russell,   b. 29 Aug 1852, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1852, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     7. Unnamed Russell (2),   b. 30 May 1853, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1853, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     8. Stillborn Russell,   b. 06 Jul 1854, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Jul 1854, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     9. John Scott Russell,   b. 13 Dec 1859, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1933, Dundee, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F9  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 06 Nov 1843 - Mormon Church, Dundee, Angusshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Robert Russell, File and Rasp Re-cutter
    Robert Russell, File and Rasp Re-cutter
    Robert Russell, File and Rasp Re-cutter, 6 Mid Street Chapelshade Dundee.
    Robert Russell, File Cutter
    Robert Russell, File Cutter
    In The Dundee Post Office Directory for 1845, there is a Robert Russell listed as a file and rasp cutter, Thom's Close, High Street.

    Documents
    Dundee Branch Register of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints showing Robert and Chesterfield Russell
    Dundee Branch Register of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints showing Robert and Chesterfield Russell

  • Notes 
    • Bapt. Nov. 3, 1819 in Barony. Father was laborer in Pt. Dundas.
      1841 census: Bothwell, Lanarkshire, file cutter, living with mother and step-father.
      1851 census: Mid Road, Dundee, file smith, living with wife Chesterfield, son Robert (6), daughter Elizabeth (3), and son Charles, 8 month.
      1859: arrested for wife beating, had previous offense.
      1861 census: Caldrum St, Dundee, Chesterfield is head, file cutter's wife, Children, Robert, Elizabeth, and John. Robert is not enumerated with family.

      Occupation: file cutter. Cause of death: spinal disease. He was arrested several times for violent behavior towards his wife and others. There have been studies documenting lead poisoning and violence. File cutter’s disease, in his case affecting his spine, is lead poisoning.

      Confirmed in LDS, Airdrie Branch, 1842, cut off March 2, 1851. Married in Mormon Church Dundee. First 3 children baptized in Mormon Church.