Esther Hill Russell

March 21, 1816– , 1860

Born at Chatham, Otsego County, New York; daughter of Annie and Elisha Hill. Probably died in Contra Costa County, California. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Esther Russell,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. Temple Records Index Bureau of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 73, Esther Russell. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Sept. 2013), Esther Hill Russell MLNZ-DT4 . California, State Census, Contra Costa County, 1852, index, FamilySearch (, accessed Sept. 2013), p. 50, Esther Russell; FHL microfilm 909229, FHL. 1860 U.S. census, Township 2, Contra Costa Co., California, p. 76, Samuel Russell, NARA.