|Posted By:||Sandra Stephens|
|Subject:||Re: john Russell born,aug,3,1802 Quebec Canada & elizabeth Murray,13 children|
|Post Date:||February 15, 2013 at 10:08:49|
|Forum:||United States Genealogy Forum|
Regarding the spelling "Rufsell" - in those days when there was a double "s" in the word or name, the first "s" was written to look like an "f". This continued for some time, but was eventually discontinued.