ha, b. 10 Sept. 1708, d.—Ap.
1713; Millicent, b. 11 Nov. 1710, d. 19 Nov. 1712; Martha, b. 10 Nov. 1713.
Thomas the f. resided at the Farms.
Russell, John, was here as early as 5 Oct. 1635, and resided at the N. W. corner of Holyoke and Mount Auburn streets, in a house purchased of Daniel Abbott.
He was Surveyor of Arms 1638, Selectman 1642 and 1643, Constable in 1648, Clerk of the Writs 1645, and an active citizen.
He was father of John, who grad.
H. C. 1645, and was Minister at Weathersfield and Hadley, the trusty protector of the Regicide Judges.
2. William, by w. Martha, had Joseph, b. in England about 1636 (55 years old in 1691, Depo.), and after his arrival here, Benjamin; John, b. 11 Sept. 1645; Martha; Philip, b. about 1650; William, b. 28 Ap. 1655; Jason, b. 14 Nov. 1658; Joyce, b. 31 Mar. 1660, m. Edmund Rice of Sudbury before 1681.
It is not known that this family was connected with that of John (1), or that of Richard of Chs. William the f. was a carpenter, and
1 June 1729).
18. Joseph, s. of Walter (9), m. Mary Robbins 9 Oct. 1724, and had Mary, b. 9 Mar. 1726-7; Lucy, bap. 16 Mar. 1728-9, d. young; Lucy, bap. 17 Jan. 1730-31; Patten, bap. 28 Jan. 1732-3; Joseph, bap. 9 Mar. 1734-5; Walter, b. about 1737; Mary, bap. 22 Ap. 1739, d. young; Philemon, b. 1 Aug. 1740; Mary, b. 20 May 1743, d. unm.
16 Oct. 1762.
Joseph the f. was a farmer and res. on the northerly side of the main road in Menot., on the first estate westerly from the river, or Alewife Brook, until the spring of 1730, when he exchanged estates with Capt. Samuel Whittemore, and removed into the westerly border of Chs. (now Somerville) on the road leading to Winter Hill.
He d. 13 Nov. 1776, a. 73, and was buried at West Cambridge, as were most of the Russell family of Menot., whether residing on the Camb.
or Chs. side of the line; his w. Mary d. 28 Dec. 1781, a. 80.
19. Jeremiah, s. of Walter (9), m.——, and had Seth, b. 1732, bap. 31 Mar. 1734; Edward, bap. 10 Nov. 1734.