John Russell, 1st Earl Russell was born 18 August 1792 to John Russell, 6th Duke of Bedford (1766-1839) and Georgiana Elizabeth Byng (1768-1801) and died 28 May 1878 of unspecified causes. He married Adelaide Lister (1807-1838) 11 April 1835 . He married Frances Anna Maria Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (c1820-1898) 20 July 1841 . Notable ancestors include Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329), Charlemagne (747-814), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Henry II of England (1133-1189), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Denmark, Scotland, England, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Austria, Poland, Switzerland, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Portugal, Belarus, Bohemia, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Israel, Ireland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.


Offspring of John Russell, 1st Earl Russell and Adelaide Lister (1807-1838)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Georgiana Adelaide Russell (1836-1922)
Victoria Russell (1838-1880) 20 October 1838 9 May 1880 Henry Montagu Villiers (1837-1908)

Offspring of John Russell, 1st Earl Russell and Frances Anna Maria Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (c1820-1898)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John Russell, Viscount Amberley (1842-1876) 10 December 1842 Chesham Place, London, England, United Kingdom 9 January 1876 Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom Katharine Louisa Stanley (1844-1874)

George Gilbert William Russell (1848-1933)
Francis Albert Rollo Russell (1849-1914)

Namesakes of John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
John Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford (1710-1771)WoburnWriothesley Russell, 2nd Duke of Bedford (1680-1711)Elizabeth Howland (1682-1724)Diana Spencer (1710-1735)+Gertrude Leveson-Gower (1715-1794)
John Russell, Viscount Amberley (1842-1876)Chesham Place, London, England, United KingdomChepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales, United KingdomJohn Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)Frances Anna Maria Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (c1820-1898)Katharine Louisa Stanley (1844-1874)
John Russell (c1553-1584)Francis Russell, 2nd Earl of Bedford (1527-1585)Margaret St. John (1533-1562)Elizabeth Cooke (1527-1609)
John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878)John Russell, 6th Duke of Bedford (1766-1839)Georgiana Elizabeth Byng (1768-1801)Adelaide Lister (-1838)+Frances Anna Maria Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (c1820-1898)
John Russell, 1st Earl of Bedford (1485-1555)James Russell (-1509)Alice Wyse (-aft1484)Anne Sapcote (-1559)
John Russell, 6th Duke of Bedford (1766-1839)Francis Russell, Marquess of Tavistock (1739-1767)Elizabeth Keppel (1739-1768)Georgiana Elizabeth Byng (1768-1801)+Georgiana Gordon (1781-1853)
John Russell (-1405)Robert Russell (-1376)Catherine VampageAnne de la Planches (c1333-)+Margaret Hastings (-1397)
John Russell (1796-1835)Kirkby Mallory, Leicestershire, England, United KingdomWilliam Russell (1767-1840)Charlotte Anne Villiers (1771-1808)Sophia Coussmaker, 22nd Baroness de Clifford (1791-1874)
John Russell (c1174-1224)Odo de Russell (c1160-?)Rose Bardolf (c1181-?)
John Ian Robert Russell, 13th Duke of Bedford (1917-2002)London, England, United KingdomSanta Fe, New Mexico, United StatesHastings William Sackville Russell, 12th Duke of Bedford (1888-1953)Louisa Crommelin Roberta Jowitt Whitwell (-1960)Clare Gwendolyn Bridgman (-1945)+Lydia Yarde-Buller (1917-2006)+Nicole Charlotte Pierette Schneider (1920-2012)

Noteworthy descendants include

  1. Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell (1872-1970)

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