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Sir John Bayley, 1st Bt
by William Russelloil on canvas, circa 1808NPG 457
by James Heath, published by William Finden, published by John Hatchard, published by William Russell, after John Russellline engraving, published 1807NPG D37511
by William Holl Sr, after William Russellstipple engraving, (circa 1808)NPG D21519
by William Say, after William Russellmezzotint, after 1823 (circa 1808)NPG D21518
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David D Harlan
28 February 2019, 20:10
William Russell, REV. BA, son of John Russell, RA, correct birthdate is November 26, 1784. The dedication plaque at Shepperton [I have a pdf] reads "In memory of the Rev'd William Russell B.A. For 53 years Rector of the parish who departed this life Sep'tr 24th 1870 aged 85 and whose remains are interred in the cemetery. This tablet is placed here by the parishioners in affectionate remembrance of his long kind and faithful services".
A death date a month prior to his birthday.
John Russell, RA, by G. Williamson 1894 had incorrect [re: artists William and sister Maria] and missing dates. While a resource, it is not capable of using current archive information and revision like ULAN/WITT/Benezit, etc. The site GENI John Russell [below] is maintained by R.J. Lampert [a Russell; I can provide contact info]. The pastellist.com has corrected updates for the entire Russell Family including William, Maria, others [below]. Russell family dates and info on Benezit/ULAN and other reference sites are incorrect and I am reaching out to them as well. Thank you. [Sorry for the "speech".]
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