RUSSELL, William F.

Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
1895–1953

Biography

RUSSELL, William F., a Sergeant at Arms from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Penn., on October 10, 1895; served in World War I; treasurer, Delaware County, Pa., 1935; Minority Sergeant at Arms, United States House of Representatives (1939–1947); elected Sergeant at Arms of the United States House of Representatives for the Eightieth Congress (January 3, 1947–January 3, 1949); Minority Sergeant at Arms, United States House of Representatives (1949–1953); elected Sergeant at Arms of the United States House of Representatives for the Eighty-third Congress until his death on July 8, 1953 (January 3, 1953–July 8, 1953); died on July 8, 1953, in Brandywine, Md.

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