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David Russell

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Scotland, UK
Death: September 22, 1885 (75-76)
Caradus residence, Emmit St, Ponnsoby, Auckland, New Zealand
Place of Burial: Auckland, New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Husband of Elizabeth Mitchell Russell and Jean (Jane) Russell
Father of Elizabeth Caradus; John Russell; David Russell; Unknown Russell; William Adam Russell and 1 other

Occupation: Carpenter
Managed by: Private User
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About David Russell

According to family information the Russell family lived in Perth, Perthshire. When Elizabeth was 10 years old the family emigrated to New Zealand on the Jane Gifford , arriving in Auckland on 9 October 1842.

The Russells first lived in Mechanics Bay in two raupo huts. The family moved into a wooden house in Freemans Bay in 1844 and according to the electoral rolls, were still there in 1853.

It is said by the family that David had received some medical training in Scotland but his occupation was always given as Carpenter.

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David Russell's Timeline

1809
1809
Scotland, UK
1832
April 26, 1832
Falkirk, Scotland, United Kingdom
1833
1833
UK
1838
1838
Scotland, UK
1844
September 16, 1844
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
1844
1845
1845
1885
September 22, 1885
Age 76
Auckland, New Zealand