Mary Virgina Madding


Personal and Family Information

Mary was born on 15 May 1860 in Logan County, Kentucky, the daughter of Aely A Madden and Martha Elizabeth Shelton.

She died on 26 Jun 1947 in Greene County, Missouri.

Her husband was Marcus Lafayette Russell, who she married on 4 FEB 1882 in Logan County, Kentucky. They had no known children.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Mary Virgina Madding


Aely A Madden


Martha Elizabeth Shelton


William Preston Shelton


Tunstall Shelton


Elizabeth Francis Payne


Lettice Beverly Shelton


Charles Coleman Shelton


Elizabeth Shelton



Birth15 MAY 1860
Place: Logan County, Kentucky
Death26 JUN 1947
Place: Greene County, Missouri
Census25 JUN 1870
Place: Logan County, Kentucky
Address: Keysburg Dist, dwelling 108 family 108 Madden, Aely A age 35 mw farmer $300 born Tenn __ Elizabeth 33 fw keeping house Ky __ Mary A 10 fw Ky __ William A 7 mw Ky __ Joseph 5 mw Ky __ Henry C 3 mw Ky __ infant mw born March, 3 mo
Place: Logan County, Kentucky
Address: Adairville, dwelling 11 Mary V Madden age 20, with parents and 6 siblings
BurialJUN 1947
Place: Greene County, Missouri
Age: 87
Address: Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Springfield findagrave 17034530 with husband, names siblings, links to some




Note 1

Mary Virginia Madding Russell Daughter of Asa A. Madding (1835-1902) and Elizabeth Shelton Madding (1838-aft. 1910) of Logan County, Kentucky. The family moved from Logan County to Christian County, Missouri and then to Lamar County, Texas. Asa and Elizabeth both died in Paris, Lamar, Texas.

Mary Virginia married Marcus Lafayette Russell, on Feb 5, 1882 in Logan County, Kentucky and settled in Springfield, Greene, Missouri.

Siblings of Mary Virginia Madding Russell:

William A. Madding

Joseph L. Madding

Henry C. Madding (abt. 1867-bef 1900)

Thomas W. Madding

James L. Madding

Elizabeth P. Madding (1875-bef 1880)

Cyrus M. Madding

Bessie Madding Shoemate

Spouse Marcus Lafayette Russell 1852–1909 Marcus Lafayette Russell was born Dec. 26, 1852 in Logan County, Kentucky to Robert Russell and Ann Dalton Russell. Me married Mary Virginia Madding Feb 5, 1882 in Logan County Kentucky. They had seven children:


Walter Cleveland Russell 1884–1969

Elbert Roland Russell 1886–1941

Virginia E. Russell Ball 1888–1958

Edna B. Russell Perryman Davis 1891–1968

Prentice D Russell 1893–1965

Curtis R. Russell 1896–1959

Dora Russell Burnett 1901–1988

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