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lawyer , governor.

Daniel Lindsay Russell, American lawyer, governor. Member North Carolina legislature, 1864-1865, 1865-1866 and 1876-1877; member Congress, 1879-1881.

Background

Russell, Daniel Lindsay was born on August 7, 1845 in Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States. Son of Daniel Lindsay and Caroline Elizabeth (Sanders) Russell.

Education

Educated University of North Carolina, 1860-1861. Captain C.S.A. in Civil War. Admitted to bar, 1866.

Career

Member North Carolina legislature, 1864-1865, 1865-1866 and 1876-1877. Judge 4th judicial circuit, 1868-1874. Member Congress, 1879-1881.

Governor North Carolina, 1897-1901. Republican.

Membership

Member North Carolina legislature, 1864-1865, 1865-1866 and 1876-1877. Member Congress, 1879-1881.

Connections

Married Sarah Amanda Sanders, August 16, 1869.

father:
Daniel Lindsay Russell

mother:
Caroline Elizabeth (Sanders) Russell

spouse:
Sarah Amanda Sanders