Mitt Romney

Ancestry of
Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts


    Ellis Russell

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    • 8th Generation — 5th Great-grandfather of Mitt Romney
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 244 
    • Birth Date:
    • 17 Nov 1730 
    • Birth Location:
    • Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • AFT 1802 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 14 Nov 1751 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut 

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  • Sources for Ellis Russell

    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Reading Births, Vol. 1, Page 201, Birth record for Ellis Russell.
    • 3 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1982, Vol. 136, p. 327.
    • 4 McGhan, Judith, Genealogies of Connecticut Families: From the New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 1, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co. (2006), 266.
    • 6 White, Lorraine Cook, ed., Connecticut Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection), originally published as The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, Vol. 1-55, Windsor, Page 252, Birth record for daughter Mary Russell, Ancestry.com (Online Database).

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