Mitt Romney

Ancestry of
Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts


    William Russell

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    • 10th Generation — 7th Great-grandfather of Mitt Romney
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    • from 11 Jan 1731 to 24 Dec 1733 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 25 Oct 1678 
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    • Salem, Essex, Massachusetts 

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  • Sources for William Russell

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Salem Marriages, Vol. 4, Page 132.
    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Reading Births, Vol. 1, p. 201, Birth record for son Ebenezer Russell.
    • 3 Cutter, William Richard, ed., New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial: A Record of the Achievements of . . . Volume 4, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1914), 1735, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 4 Davis, Walter Goodwin, The Ancestry of Sarah Johnson, 1775-1824, Wife of Joseph Neal of Litchfield, Maine, Portland, Maine: The Anthoensen Press (1960), 20, FamilySearch.org (Online Database).
    • 5 Hitchock, Russell Snow, Family History: Ancestors of Russell Snow Hitchcock 1620-1947, Bath, Maine: Unknown (1947), 46, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 6 McGhan, Judith, Genealogies of Connecticut Families: From the New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 1, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co. (2006), 265.

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