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From: Norma Adams <>
Subject: Re: [STAMPER-FAMILY-PROJECT] updates / queries
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2009 13:41:32 -0400
Thanks for the marriage announcement. Anna Stamper Russell
was my husband's aunt. She was the daughter of Andrew Howard Stamper
and Mary C. Lykins. Anna died 19 Jun 2001.
>Here are a couple news items:
>Jackson Times / Jan 6 1933
>The Jackson Times - January 6, 1933 (from microfilm / Breathitt County
>Library) (I will be adding these articles onto the website as soon as I can.)
>Shared by Golden Combs Ferguson
>A C Russell Weds Miss Anna Stamper
>An announcement of much interest to many friends in this section of the
>state is the marriage of Miss Anna Stamper of Stanton and Mr Absolem
>Crosem Russell of Jackson and Washington D C. The wedding was solemnized
>on Christmas Eve, at Berea, Kentucky, where both parties had been
>students, graduating from Berea College several years ago.
>The bride is the attractive and accomplished daughter of Howard Stamper of
>Stanton and for the two years past, has been a teacher in the Stanton
>College. Mr Russell, following his graduation at Yale University, accepted
>a position in the U S Department of Justice, Washington, D C. where he has
>since been located. He is a brother of A M Russell and W F Russell of this
>city and A J Russell of Louisville.
>Following the marriage ceremony, Mr and Mrs Russell were entertained to a
>reception by their former friends at Berea College. After a visit with
>relatives in Kentucky, Mr and Mrs Russell left for Washington where they
>will make their home.