Subject: Re: abijah Russ d. 1736|
From: Ken Robinson
Date: June 21, 2000
What areas would your book cover? I'm not familiar with the parish
boundaries. I'm interested in the HODGES family primarily in Marlboro and
surrounding counties. Ken Robinson
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Sent: Tuesday, June 20, 2000 8:28 PM
Subject: Re: abijah Russ d. 1736
In a message dated 6/17/2000 8:17:42 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> << Debra...Abijah Russ , b.12 Dec 1736, was son of Jonathan and
> Daniel Russ. He married Elizabeth Canty 6 Apr 1758 in SC...source;
> records of St Thomas and St Denis, SC.
> Not to quibble, but I have the Annals and Parish Register of St Thomas &
> Denis Parish, in South Carolina, from 1680 to 1884 (from Inter-Library
> in front of me:
> Register of Marriages: (there are other Russ marriages listed)
> Russ, Abijah Canty, Elizabeth Apl. 6, 1758
> (This IS in the book)
> Births and Baptisms: (there are 6 sets of parents w/ their children)
> Russ, 1 - parents - Jonathan and Elizabeth.
> Abijah born May 12, 1706
> Russ, 2 - parents - Jonathan and Martha Litten.
> Abijah born Oct 15, 1736
> There are NO Russ children listed as born on 12 Dec 1736. Not in THIS
> anyway. Your Abijah may well have been born on this day as stated above,
> this book isn't the source of that info--just wanted to clear that up...
> Hope it's helpful--
> Incidentally, there also Russ listings under Deaths & Burials-including 3
> Jonathans, but no Abijah or Elizabeth.
> Let me know if you need more--there's a lot of Russ info in here! Still
> doing look-ups...
> Cyndi in Baltimore