While my RUSSELL interest is "GRACE" in NEWFOUNDLAND, (circa early 1900's to ?), research has provided the following, compliments of Rob Maxton-Graham, 18th of Cultoquhey, which may be found at The National Archives of Scotland. The following mirrors what can be found in theirOnline Public Access Catalogue (OPAC). [See http://www.nas.gov.uk/]http://www.nas.gov.uk/].
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465 1722 Sept 1
Copy Will of Samuel Russell, merchant in Marblehead in county of
Essex in province of Massachusetts Bay, New England.
Papers concerning bequests by members of the Russell family.(7 items)
Papers concerning the marriage settlement of James Maxtone of
Cultoquhey and Caroline Mary Anne Russell . (11 items )
946 1824 Apr 12-Sept 28 946
Letters to Robert Graham, advocate, from Mrs J . Russell,
Edinburgh . Social gossip . (3 items)
1034 1840 July 18-Dec 31
Letters to Robert Graham on social and miscellaneous matters. Correspondents:
E.A. Russell; Captain Robert Scott; J.W. Ramsay; Col. George Jervis; J.M.D. Nairne; Robert Smythe of Methven; H. Shank; A. Currie; and Cal. Hare.(12 items)
Letters to Robert Graham from James Maxtone, later of Cultoquhey,
his nephew, on family, financial and Cultaquhey estate matters .
13-15. James's debts.
17. His wish to give up accountancy and go into sharebroking.
18. Offer of an agency in Dundee by the East of Scotland Insurance
19. Addressed to Miss Elizabeth Graham, his aunt .
22. His wish to marry Caroline Russell. (40 items)
1110 1846-8 Letters to Robert Graham from Alexina, Mrs Maxtone of Cultoquhey,
his sister, and her daughters, on family and social matters . With
some letters to Alexina from Robert . Including:-
11. The religious convictions of John Anthony Maxtone .
26. 'We hear Jenny Lind is not to sing in Perth now.'
30. James Maxtone 's secret attachment to Caroline Russell.
Letter to John Maxtone from Caroline M . Russell [later wife of
James Maxtone], on social and personal matters .
1153 1856 Feb 7-Dec 7
Letters to members of Graham and Maxtone families on social and
personal matters . Correspondents: R . G . Stewart;
James Campbell, 71st Regiment; Russells & Nicolson;
Paterson & Sons; Lord Panmure (copy); Fraser Thomson;
Margaret Gibson Craig; John Shields; William Ramsay;
Sir James Ramsay; Earl of Mansfield
1305 [19 cent]
Genealogy of descent of family of Claud Russell from John Russell
Poem 'Cultoquhey', in honour of the marriage of James Maxtone and
Caroline Russell. Printed on silk.
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Lawrence David Rodger, Patriarch, "CRNC, USA"