Col. William Russell

Col. William Russell

Male 1735 - 1793  (57 years)

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  • Name William Russell 
    Title Col. 
    Born 6 Mar 1735  Culpeper, Culpeper, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Burial Plot: Sec. 1, Lot 314-A, Grid MN-34/35 
    Burial 1793  Arlington, Arlington, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 1793  Arlington National Cem, Arlington, Arlington, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 14 Jan 1793  [1
    Person ID I24735  mytree
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 

    Family Tabitha Coates Adams,   b. 8 Jan 1740, Somerset, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1776, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Children 
    +1. John Coates Russell,   b. 12 Apr 1769, Culpeper, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1822, Butler, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)  [natural]
    +2. Robert Spotswood Russell,   b. 28 Mar 1762, Culpeper, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1842, Callaway, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     3. Henry Russell,   b. 14 Aug 1756, Orange, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1773, Lee, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)  [natural]
     4. William Russell,   b. 6 Mar 1758, Culpeper, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1825, Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [natural]
     5. Mary Henley Russell,   b. 16 Feb 1760, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1827, Gallatin, Sumner, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [natural]
     6. Chloe Russell,   b. 1766, Tazewell, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1850, Sumner, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F9330  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Mar 1735 - Culpeper, Culpeper, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 1793 - Arlington, Arlington, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1793 - Arlington National Cem, Arlington, Arlington, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • William Russell was Colonel of the 5th Virginia Regiment during the Revolutionary War and fought at the Battle of Point Pleasant. He commanded a substantial part of the American forces at the Battle of Kings Mountain and was brevetted Brigadier General. After the war he served in the Virginia State Senate. Russell County, Virginia is named after him.

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Find A Grave.


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