JAMES RUSSELL was born in Dunfermline c.1815. (Ref. 1851 Census)
ANN MORRIS was born in Dunfermline c.1816. (Ref. 1851 Census)
Daughter of Thomas Morris and Minto Burt.
James and Ann were married in Dunfermline on the 21st of December, 1839. They are at 40 Brick Row, Forth Iron Works, in Carnock parish, on the 1851 census. James is an Ironstone Miner. Forth Iron Works was located in what is now part of the town of Oakley in Fife.
James and Ann are at 43 Blackburn, Dunfermline, on the 1881 census. James' occupation is Labourer. However, the records of St. Margaret's United Presbyterian Church identify James as a miner at Whitemire (1852) and Parkneuk (1854), and his death certificate describes him as a Colliery Grieve.