Portrait of John Russel Landon
Abraham Tuthill (1776-1843)
John Russell Landon, John R. Landon
September 11, 1765
February 27, 1851
Anna Champion Landon (January 10, 1796)
John Russel Landon was born in 1765 in Salisbury, Connecticut. He served as High Sheriff of Litchfield County from 1801-1818. He and his wife had five children, including four daughters who attended the Litchfield Female Academy. The couple moved to Castleton, Vermont, where they remained until their deaths.
Trowbridge, Francis Bacon The Champion genealogy : a history of the descendants of Henry Champion, of Saybrook and Lyme, Connecticut, together with some account of other families of the name
, Printed for the author : Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, 1891 accessible online at https://archive.org/stream/championgenealog01trow#page/n3/mode/2up
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