PoliticalGraveyard.com
The Political Graveyard: A Database of American History
Index to Politicians

Russell, S to T

RUSSELL (Soundex R240) — See also BRUSSE, BRUSSEAU, BRUSSEL, BUSSELL, DRUSSEL, ESCOTT-RUSSELL, FUSSELL, GRUSSENDORF, LEURS, LUERS, RASSELL, ROESSEL, ROSEL, ROSELLE, ROSILE, ROSSEL, ROSSELL, ROSZEL, ROSZELL, ROUSSEL, ROZELL, ROZELLE, ROZZELL, RUSS, RUSSE, RUSSEK, RUSSEL, RUSSELLVILLE, RUSSENBERGER, SELL, TRUSSELL, ULSER.

  Russell, S. M. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, S. M. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 5th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, S. T. — also known as Tyre Russell — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, S. T. — Republican. Candidate for Texas state board of education 13th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Russell, Sallie E. — of Havelock, Craven County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Havelock, N.C., 1914-23. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Sam Morris (1889-1971) — also known as Sam M. Russell — of Stephenville, Erath County, Tex. Born near Stephenville, Erath County, Tex., August 9, 1889. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; state court judge in Texas, 1928-40; U.S. Representative from Texas 17th District, 1941-47. Died in Stephenville, Erath County, Tex., October 19, 1971 (age 82 years, 71 days). Interment at East Memorial Cemetery, Stephenville, Tex.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Russell, Sam R. — of Ripley, Tippah County, Miss. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Sam W. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 1st District, 1985; nominated in primary for Texas state house of representatives 2nd District 1992, but withdrew before election. Still living as of 1992.
  Russell, Sampson C. — Not U.S. citizen; U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Mayagüez, 1828-35. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Samuel — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1805-07, 1816-17. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Samuel — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Samuel — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Buffalo, N.Y., 1831-34. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Samuel — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Middletown, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Samuel — of Allegany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Allegany County, 1838, 1843, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Samuel — of Burlington, Hartford County, Conn. First selectman of Burlington, Connecticut, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Samuel — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Mayor of Middletown, Conn., 1896-97. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Samuel, Jr. — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Middletown; elected 1910, 1920; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Samuel Lyon (1816-1891) — also known as Samuel L. Russell — of Bedford, Bedford County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania, 1816. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 17th District, 1853-55. Died in 1891 (age about 75 years). Interment at Bedford Cemetery, Bedford, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of James McPherson Russell (1786-1870).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Russell, Samuel P. — of Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Branford, 1829. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Samuel R., Jr. — of New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 3rd District, 1950; candidate for Delaware state senate from New Castle County 3rd District, 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Scott — U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, 1928-29. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Sheeila — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Mayor of Cambridge, Mass., 1996-97. Female. Still living as of 1997.
  Russell, Solomon W. — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Spencer Booth (1846-1913) — also known as Spencer B. Russell — of Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich. Born in Jerusalem, Yates County, N.Y., November 24, 1846. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper editor; mayor of Mt. Clemens, Mich., 1881-83. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died in Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich., November 22, 1913 (age 66 years, 363 days). Interment at Clinton Grove Cemetery, Clinton Township, Macomb County, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Marie Helen Van Eps (1856-1912; daughter of John E. Van Eps (1822-1908)).
  Political family: VanEps family of Mt. Clemens and Clinton Township, Michigan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Russell, Stephen — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Litchfield, 1830-31, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Stephen H. — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state senate 1st District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Russell, Sterling — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 15th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Russell, Steve See Steven Dane Russell
  Russell, Steven Dane (b. 1963) — also known as Steve Russell — Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., May 25, 1963. Republican. Member of Oklahoma state senate, 2008-12; U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 6th District, 2015-. Still living as of 2018.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Russell, Sylvanus — of Olean, Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Postmaster at Olean, N.Y., 1820-24. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, T. M., Jr. — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Middletown, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, T. Macdonough — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1908; mayor of Middletown, Conn., 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Theodore E. (b. 1936) — of Virginia. Born in 1936. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Slovakia, 1993-96. Still living as of 1996.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Russell, Thomas — Massachusetts state treasurer, 1842-43, 1844-45. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Thomas, Jr. (1825-1887) — of Massachusetts. Born in 1825. U.S. Minister to Venezuela, 1874-77. Died in 1887 (age about 62 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Russell, Thomas — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 19, 1866. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Thomas (1826-1905) — of Ashland, Boyd County, Ky. Born in Scotland, 1826. Mayor of Ashland, Ky., 1883-86. Scottish ancestry. Died in January, 1905 (age about 78 years). Interment at Ashland Cemetery, Ashland, Ky.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Russell, Thomas — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1867-74. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Thomas — of Massachusetts. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Thomas A. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Thomas T. — of Franklin County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Franklin County, 1829. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Thomas W. — of West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from West Hartford; elected 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Thomas W. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Russell, Tom — of Dorr, Allegan County, Mich. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Russell, Tyre See S. T. Russell


"Enjoy the hospitable entertainment of a political graveyard."
Henry L. Clinton, Apollo Hall, New York City, February 3, 1872
The Political Graveyard

The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. Founded in 1996, it is the Internet's most comprehensive free source for American political biography, listing 312,576 politicians, living and dead.
  The listings are incomplete; development of the database is a continually ongoing project.  
  Information on this page — and on all other pages of this site — is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Users are advised to check with other sources before relying on any information here.  
  The official URL for this page is: https://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/russell8.html.  
  Links to this or any other Political Graveyard page are welcome, but specific page addresses may sometimes change as the site develops.  
  If you are searching for a specific named individual, try the alphabetical index of politicians.  
  More information: FAQ; privacy policy; cemetery links.  
  If you find any error or omission in The Political Graveyard, or if you have information to share, please see the biographical checklist and submission guidelines.  
Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

Creative 
Commons License Follow polgraveyard on Twitter [Amazon.com]