John Russell was born 10 December 1842 in Chesham Place, London, England, United Kingdom to John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878) and Frances Anna Maria Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (c1820-1898) and died 9 January 1876 in Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom of bronchitis. He married Katharine Louisa Stanley (1844-1874) 1 November 1864 in Alderley, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom. 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), Rurik (c832-879). 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.


Offspring of John Russell, Viscount Amberley and Katharine Louisa Stanley (1844-1874)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John Francis Stanley Russell, 2nd Earl Russell (1865-1931)
Rachel Lucretia Russell (1868-1874)
Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell (1872-1970) 18 May 1872 Wales, United Kingdom 2 February 1970 Wales, United Kingdom Alys Whitall Pearsall Smith (1867-1951)
Dora Winifred Black (1894-1986)
Marjorie Helen Spence (1910-2004)
Edith Finch (1900-1978)

Namesakes of John Russell, Viscount Amberley (1842-1876)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
John Russell (c1174-1224)Odo de Russell (c1160-?)Rose Bardolf (c1181-?)
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, 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, 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, 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 (c1553-1584)Francis Russell, 2nd Earl of Bedford (1527-1585)Margaret St. John (1533-1562)Elizabeth Cooke (1527-1609)
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, 1st Earl of Bedford (1485-1555)James Russell (-1509)Alice Wyse (-aft1484)Anne Sapcote (-1559)
John Russell (-1405)Robert Russell (-1376)Catherine VampageAnne de la Planches (c1333-)+Margaret Hastings (-1397)
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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