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Name: RUSSELL, William John

Birth Date: 6 Mar 1888

Death Date: 14 Aug 1979 Kenya

Nationality: Irish

First Date: 1913

Profession: Arriving in EA from Ireland, he was solicitor's clerk with Messrs. Hamilton, Harrison & Matthews and was with them for many years retiring in the early 50s

Area: Nairobi

Married: In Belfast 29 Mar 1920 Emma Cunningham Fletcher b. 26 Mar 1898 Belfast, d. 17 May 1960 Nairobi

Children: Eileen Sarah 'Elsa' (13 Jan 1922 Nairobi-1993); Elizabeth (5 Nov 1926 Kenya-1930); Bertram John (18 Nov 1929 Nairobi-2005 Kenya)

Book Reference: Gillett, Irish, KAD, Red 25

General Information:

Gazette - Voters List 1936 - William John Russell, Solicitor's Asst., Limoru Rd and Mrs Emma Cunningham Russell, Limoru Rd.
Barnes Langata Cemetery, Nairobi in loving memory of / Emma Cunningham Russell / died 17th May 1960

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