David Abel Russell (1780 – November 24, 1861) was a U.S. Representative from New York.
He was born in Petersburg, New York and trained as a lawyer and practiced in Salem, New York. He was appointed Justice of the Peace in 1807. He was District Attorney of the Fourth District from 1813 to 1815. He was a member of the New York State Assembly in 1816, 1830 and 1833.
He died in Salem and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery.
- United States Congress. "David Abel Russell (id: R000524)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- David Abel Russell at Find a Grave
|U.S. House of Representatives|
|Preceded by |
Henry C. Martindale
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives |
from New York's 12th congressional district
March 4, 1835 – March 3, 1841