Adam Russell served in Company F, 154th Ohio Volunteer Infantry. He had four relatives in the Union Army:
- Cyrus Harrison Russell (Born July 4, 1840 - Died November 14, 1862). He served in Company H, 99th Ohio Volunteer Infantry.
- Joshua Wells Russell (Born September 28, 1844/5 - Died July 13, 1902) He served in Company F, 99th Ohio Volunteer Infantry and as as Corporal in Compnay E, 2nd Heavy Artillery.
- Nathan L. Russell (Born January 9, 1837 - Died May 11, 1862) (accidentally shot). He served in Company F, 20th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
- Samuel Lamme Russell (Born November 25, 1832 - Died January 30, 1909). He served in Company H, 99th Ohio Volunteer Infantry.
(Nathan & Samuel were brothers).
Adam Russell also had a cousin, Jane Ross, who was married to a Confederate Militiaman.
Details from a copy of a family reunion picture taken in Sidney, Shelby County, Ohio about 1913.
(sitting 2nd from right in the middle row)