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Looking for Robert Russell
« on: Saturday 28 February 15 13:56 GMT (UK) »
Looking for Robert Russell born in Scotland about 1842 - lived in Horwich Lancashire from about 1867.

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Re: Looking for Robert Russell
« Reply #1 on: Saturday 28 February 15 14:02 GMT (UK) »
Unfortunately there are several Robert Russells born in Scotland around that time. Do you have a marriage certificate for him? That would give you his father's name which might help.
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Re: Looking for Robert Russell
« Reply #2 on: Saturday 28 February 15 14:23 GMT (UK) »
Looking at family trees on Ancestry - Was 1867 the date of his marriage to Clara Whitworth in Manchester?? 

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Re: Looking for Robert Russell
« Reply #3 on: Saturday 28 February 15 14:53 GMT (UK) »
If so -- from the marriage record -- his father was Thomas Russell, a Railway Manager.
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Re: Looking for Robert Russell
« Reply #4 on: Saturday 28 February 15 15:36 GMT (UK) »
Hi and welcome to Rootschat...If we have the right Family then Robert was born Nov. 11th, 1842 in Clackmannan Scotland to Thomas Russell and Margaret Forrester.

In 1901 Robert's Occupation was listed as "Engine Fitter"

Robert died 18th September 1924 in Horwich.

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Robert Russell
« Reply #5 on: Saturday 28 February 15 16:40 GMT (UK) »
In answer to Pennines - have no more than birth country and approx date. Married to Clara Whitworth in 1867 at St John Manchester. Trying to find birthplace in Scotland and from this details of parents and family.

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Re: Robert Russell
« Reply #6 on: Saturday 28 February 15 16:43 GMT (UK) »
CAPES Hull. KIRK  Leeds, Hull. JONES  Wales,  Lancashire. CARROLL Ireland, Lancashire, U.S.A. BROUGHTON Leicester, Goole, Hull BORRILL  Lincolnshire, Durham, Hull. GROOM  Wishbech, Hull. ANTHONY St. John's Nfld. BUCKNALL Lincolnshire, Hull. BUTT Harbour Grace, Newfoundland. PARSONS  Western Bay, Newfoundland. MONAGHAN  Ireland, U.S.A. PERRY Cheshire, Liverpool.
 
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Re: Robert Russell
« Reply #7 on: Saturday 28 February 15 16:48 GMT (UK) »
Marriage 25th July 1867 St John Manchester

Robert Russell 23 Bachelor Fitter 38 Lower Byrom Street father Thomas Russell Railway manager
Clara Whitworth 21 Spinster 38 Lower Byrom Street father Thomas Whitworth Joiner

Witness Thomas Hayles     Lucy Hayles

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Re: Looking for Robert Russell
« Reply #8 on: Saturday 28 February 15 16:48 GMT (UK) »
Marriage 25th July 1867 St John Manchester

Robert Russell 23 Bachelor Fitter 38 Lower Byrom Street father Thomas Russell Railway manager
Clara Whitworth 21 Spinster 38 Lower Byrom Street father Thomas Whitworth Joiner

Witness Thomas Hayles     Lucy Hayles