Posted By:Steve Ferriss
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Subject:John Russell Harrington
Post Date:June 03, 2005 at 08:49:28
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Who are the parents of John Russell Harrington?

Born abt. 1837 in Dover, Dutchess, New York (per Civil War Pension File) or Canada (marriage record)

Died 29 January 1896 in Newtown, Litchfield, Connecticut.

Buried in Center Cemetery, New Milford, Litchfield, Connecticut next to Edwin Harrington (abt. 1835 – 1901) and Lucinda Weed Harrington (abt. 1854 – 1881)

John Russell Harrington was married four times:

(1) Harriett Douglas (b. 1837) on 24 December 1853 in Litchfield County, Connecticut.

Children:
Frances Harrington, born 1854 in CT.
Louisa Harrington, born 1855.

(2) Ruth T. Benson on 07 October 1865.

(3) Lucinda P. Weed (b. 1854) on Abt. 1872, (daughter of Moses Weed and Deborah Maltbie).

Laura A.Harrington, (b. 19 December 1873 in Torrington, Litchfield, Connecticut; died 27 October 1948 in Hilltown, Blooming Glen, Bucks County, PA.)

Winifred J. Harrington, (b. 29 July 1877 in Litchfield County, Connecticut;
died 15 August 1949 in Hilltown, Blooming Glen, Bucks County, PA.)

Lucy Mae Harrington, born 18 November 1879 in Litchfield County, Connecticut; died 15 August 1960 in Santa Ana, Orange County, CA.

(4) Emily Howell (b. 1844 in Southampton, Suffolk County, Long Island, NY) on 03 August 1886 in Danbury, Connecticut, (daughter of Charles Howell and Mary Rogers).

Any assistance in identifying John Russell Harrington’s parents is greatly appreciated.

Steve Ferriss
www.FerrissUSA.com