Immigrated from Germany to Philadelphia, PA in the mid 1800s.
Immigrated from Germany to Philadelphia, PA circa 1890.
Swiss-German immigrants into the Orangeburgh District, SC per-Revolutionary War.
Progenitor Evan Cain, Sr. resided in Bladen County, NC in circa 1793.
Appling County, Georgia, circa 1800.
Jonathan Russ of Bladen County, NC.
Alleged Scottish immigrant Thomas of the McKinlock clan circa 1770s.
Immigrated to SC via PA mid 1700s.
Family lore says Anthony Brisson's mother was a Russ who married a French Naval officer who came over around the same time as LaFayette. Many claim his father was Charles-François, chevalier Du Buysson des Aix (1752-1786), but as this man had a family in France he returned to, this is highly suspect.