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Ernest Hemingway

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Ernest Hemingway

Author of The Sun Also Rises


    Betsey Russell

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    • 3rd Great-grandmother of Ernest Hemingway — 6th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 39 
    • Birth Date:
    • 9 Feb 1765 
    • Birth Location:
    • Branford, New Haven, Connecticut 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 18 Oct 1789 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Branford, New Haven, Connecticut 
    • Notes: 
    • Patricia Hemingway's book The Hemingways: Past and Present and Allied Families incorrectly gives the parents of Betsey Russel as Nathaniel Russell and Elizabeth Willard. According to Patricia Hemingway, Betsey would have been only 10 when she was married and 11 when she had daughter Harriet.

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