Papers of Anne Barbara Russell née Whitworth

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Papers of Anne Barbara Russell née Whitworth

1802, 1812

Papers of Anne Barbara Russell

Extent: 1 box
Language(s) of Material: English


MS. 12792


Anne Whitworth married Henry Russell in 1782. She was his second wife. They had five sons and five daughters. She spent time in Calcutta in 1802 where her husband was a judge in the supreme court in Bengal. The Russell family home was Swallowfield Park in Berkshire. Anne died 1st August 1814.

Scope and Content

Two manuscript volumes, comprising:


Given by Elizabeth Mills, 2018.


Russell | Anne Barbara née Whitworth | d 1814 | wife of Sir Henry Russell, 1st Baronet


Russell | family | of Swallowfield, Berkshire

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. 12792.

Related Material

Further papers of the Russell family of Swallowfield, 1780-1918 can be found in the online catalogue:

Details of Russell family deeds, 1667-1808 can be found in the online catalogue:

Personal name(s) (NCA Rules)

Russell | Henry | Sir | 1st Baronet | 1751-1836 | judge in India


19th century
England -- Description and travel -- 1801-1900
England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century
India -- Social life and customs -- 19th century

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