1. Robert Russell was born about 1695 in Ireland and died about July 1748 at Lunenburg, Massachusetts. He married before 1718, likely in Ireland, Mary (----) who died 7 November 1766 at Lunenburg, Massachusetts. Robert was a weaver and first appeared in Stow, Massachusetts. Robert and Mary had six children: John, George, Mary, Samuel, Jane, and Elizabeth.
2. Mary Russell born about 1730 and died 10 December 1808 at Dublin, New Hampshire. She married first on 26 February 1751 at Lunenburg, Massachusetts, William Swan, born about 1724 and 22 October 1759 at Albany, New York as results of wounds incurred in the French and Indian War. Mary married secondly on 11 September 1764 at Peterborough, New Hampshire, Moses Adams, born 27 April 1726 at Sherborn, Massachusetts and died 4 June 1810 at Dublin, New Hampshire. By her first husband, Mary had five daughters: Margaret, Mary, Jane, Lydia, and Elizabeth. By her second husband, Mary had nine more children: Abigail, Hannah, Dexter, James, Sarah, Samuel, David, David, and Jesse.
Russell Genealogy: Descendants of Robert of Lunenberg, Massachusetts by Alice Lucinda Priest (typescript, Brookline, MA 1930).
Russell Register (Riverside, California) (serial publication), pp. 186-7.
Henry Adams of Somersetshire, England & Braintree, Massachusetts, His English Ancestry & Some of His Descendants by J.G. Bartlett (1927).
John Swan c. 1695 - c. 1780 of Stow and Lunenberg, Massachusetts and Peterborough, New Hampshire and Descendants by Alice L. Priest (typescript, Brookline, MA 1934).