Louisa Jane Russell was born 8 July 1812 in London, England, United Kingdom to John Russell, 6th Duke of Bedford (1766-1839) and Georgiana Gordon (1781-1853) and died 31 March 1905 in Coates, West Sussex, England, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. She married James Hamilton, 1st Duke of Abercorn (1811-1885) 25 October 1832 in Gordon Castle, Fochabers, Moray, Scotland, 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). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Denmark, Scotland, England, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Portugal, Austria, Poland, Switzerland, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Belarus, Bohemia, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Israel, Ireland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, the United States.


Offspring of Louisa Jane Russell and James Hamilton, 1st Duke of Abercorn (1811-1885)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Harriet Georgiana Louisa Hamilton (1834-1913) 6 July 1834 Strabane, County Tyrone, Ireland 23 April 1913 Thomas George Anson, 2nd Earl of Lichfield (1825-1892)

Beatrix Frances Hamilton (1835-1871) 21 July 1835 21 January 1871 George Frederick D'Arcy Lambton, 2nd Earl of Durham (1828-1879)

Louisa Jane Hamilton (1836-1912) 26 August 1836 Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom 16 March 1912 Dalkeith Palace, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom William Henry Walter Montagu-Douglas-Scott, 6th Duke of Buccleuch (1831-1914)

James Hamilton, 2nd Duke of Abercorn (1838-1913) 24 August 1838 3 January 1913 Mary Anne Curzon-Howe (1848-1929)

Catherine Elizabeth Hamilton (1840-1874)
Georgiana Susan Hamilton (1841-1913)
Claud John Hamilton (1843-1925)
George Francis Hamilton (1845-1927) 17 December 1845 22 September 1927 Maud Caroline Lascelles (1846-1938)

Albertha Frances Anne Hamilton (1847-1932) 29 July 1847 Strabane, County Tyrone, Ireland 7 January 1932 Westminister, England, United Kingdom George Charles Spencer-Churchill, 8th Duke of Marlborough (1844-1892)

Ronald Douglas Hamilton (1849-1867)
Maud Evelyn Hamilton (1850-1932)
Cosmo Hamilton (1853-1853)
Frederick Spencer Hamilton (1856-1928)
Ernest William Hamilton (1858-1939)

Noteworthy descendants include

  1. Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel (1903-1995)

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