Alva Russell, 1872 Kansas, Russell County

 

Welcome To Russell County KS GenWeb!

 

Organized in 1872, named in memory of Alva P. Russell, Captain Company K, 2nd Kansas Cavalry, who died December 12, 1862, in a field hospital near Prairie Grove, Arkansas, of wounds received in battle December 6, 1862, at Prairie Grove.

 

1886 Map of Russell County

 

Click here to see the first cabin built in Russell County!

Russell County Cemeteries

Obituaries

 

Towns platted in Russell County

Dorrance

Bunker Hill

Fowlerville or Summittville

Knight

Leeson

Luray

Paradise (originally Iva Mar)

Russell

Waldo

 

 

Russell County Volunteer
Charma Craven , Luray, KS / charma_craven@yahoo.com

State Coordinators :Tom & Carolyn Ward / ks@usgenweb.com Asst State Coordinator /Nancy Trice / trice@usroots.com

 

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