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David Russell Records

Stewart Bell Jr. Archives
Handley Regional Library
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society

P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604
(540) 662-9041 ext. 17


Inventory created by Archives Staff 12/84. Revised by staff 03/19

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS: Collection is open to all researchers.

USE RESTRICTIONS: Restrictions may apply concerning the use, photoduplication, or publication of items in this collection. Consult a member of the archives staff for information concerning these restrictions. The user assumes all responsibility for identifying and satisfying any claimants of copyright.

EXTENT: 9 leaves, photocopies

DATE:  1796-1805

SCOPE AND CONTENT:  The David Russell Records consists of photocopied pages from an account book kept by chair maker David Russell of Winchester, Virginia.

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: David Russell, father of William Greenway Russell, was married to Hannah Greenway and was the son of Richard Russell of Pennsylvania. David Russell came to Winchester in 1785 and lived at 49 S. Loudoun Street

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Russell, William Greenway. What I Know about Winchester: Recollections of William Greenway Russell, 1800-1891. Winchester, VA: Winchester Printers, Inc., 1954.

ALTERNATIVE FORM AVAILABLE: Digitized 2007 by the Genealogical Society of Utah [GSU DISC 008-01]. Not online.

CITE AS: David Russell Records, 393 WFCHS, Stewart Bell, Jr., Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.



Account book of David Russell, 1796-1805, 9 leaves, manuscript (photocopy)