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Marion Friends Cemetery ~ Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Russell ~ part of the Marion County Cemeteries of Oregon
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Russell, Elizabeth 'Lizzie'
LAST: Russell FIRST: Elizabeth 'Lizzie' MID: 
BORN: 6 Jan 1856 DIED: 15 Mar 1917 BURIED: 18 Mar 1917
BIRTH PLACE:  Wisconsin
DEATH PLACE: Marion, Marion Co., Oregon
OSBH DC (Marion County 1917) #131 – Elizabeth Russell, female, married, housewife, b. 6 Jan 1856 in Wisconsin, d. 15 Mar 1917 in Marion, Oregon at the age of 61 y’s 2 m’s 10 d’s, name of father Brown, interment 18 Mar at Marion, undertaker E.E. Howell, informant Nelle R. Borde of Portland.
1900 OR CENSUS - Lizzie Russell, age 44, mother of 6 children, b. Jan 1856 in Wisconsin, is enumerated with her husband of 25 years, Sidney H. Russell, age 45, occupation farmer, b. Feb 1855 in Illinois, along with James B., age 24, b, Nov 1875 in California, Elmer S., age 24, b. Jun 1876 in California, Henry L., age 21, b. Apr 1879 in Oregon, Charles W., age 19, b. Feb 1881 in Oregon, Charles R., age 14, b. Aug 1885 in Oregon, and Hailly, age 12, b. Jan 1888 in Oregon. Also enumerated with the family are Eva Morris, identified as servant, age 20, b. Jan 1880 in Oregon, and Frank Welton, identified as boarder, age 23, occupation farm laborer, b. Mar 1877 in Oregon.
Marion, Or., March 22—Mrs. S. H. Russell passed away last Thursday night at her home here. The funeral was held in the Friends church Saturday afternoon and interment in the Friends cemetery. The funeral service was conducted by Rev. Chas. Scott of Salem, an old friend of the family. A large number of beautiful floral offerings gave token of the high esteem in which she was held by friends and relatives.
Capital Journal 22 Mar 1917 7:6
Elizabeth Russell
(shares marker with Sidney H.)
OSBH DC (Marion County 1917) #131 
1900 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Marion, ED 141, sheet 10B)
CJ 22 Mar 1917 7:6
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