Very little has yet been found on this
family and only two by this name were located in
the records of Clark County, Indiana.
Lucius Russell was born in Kentucky in New York
in 1805 and married Mary A. True. They were
listed in the 1850 Clark County census as living
in Bethlehem Twp. Lucious was listed as a
45 year-old farmer whose household included 28
year old Mary who was born in Indiana; William
age 14; James age 9; Riley age 7, Fanny age 4;
and John Russell age six months - all of whom
were born in Indiana.
Another Russell was located
as living in Jeffersonville in 1850. This
Samuel Russell was an engine builder who had been
born in Virginia in about 1808. Living with
him in this household was his wife Catherine who
had also born in Virginia (1818); Joseph age 15,
Isarel age 12, Charles age 10, John age 8; and
Mary age five - all of whom were born in Indiana.