Person:Margaret Russell (41)

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Margaret Christian Russell
b.June 15, 1777
d.April 10, 1854
m. 01 January 1762
  1. Elizabeth Russell1769 -
  2. Margaret Christian Russell1777 - 1854
  • HJames Cowan1761 - 1801
  • WMargaret Christian Russell1777 - 1854
m. 1795
  1. Jean Glascow Cowan1796 - 1816
  2. James Hervey Cowan1801 - 1871
  • HThomas Humes1768 - 1816
  • WMargaret Christian Russell1777 - 1854
m. 1802
  1. Thomas William Humes1815 - 1892
m. 13 April 1820
  1. Francis Alexander Ramsey1821 -
Facts and Events
Name Margaret Christian Russell
Married Name Margaret Cowan/Humes/Ramsey
Gender Female
Birth[1] June 15, 1777
Marriage 1795 prob. Tennesseeto James Cowan
Marriage 1802 Tennesseeto Thomas Humes
Marriage 13 April 1820 Knoxville, Knox County, Tennesseeto Francis Alexander Ramsey
Death[1] April 10, 1854
Reference Number? 05-2694sp
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Worth S. Ray. Tennessee Cousins: A History of Tennessee People. (Various - printed 1950, 1968, 1980 (Genealogical Pub. Co.)).

    The old Churchyard of the First Presbyterian Church at Knoxville and its tombstones, are crammed with East Tennessee History. Here lie many "Tennessee Cousins" and their ancestors. Here begins the history of some of the first families of our beloved state. They read: (among others)

    James Cowan - died June 15, 1801 in his 40th year.

    Margaret Ramsey, born June 15, 1777, married James Cowan 1795; (2) Thomas Humes, 1802; and (3) A. Ramsey, 1820 - died April 10, 1854. (Note: Margaret's surname was "Russell" according to other sources).