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1) James Rush: 
   born 19 Nov 1829 VA (likely Washington Co);
   died 1847 Johnson Co, IN; cause of death: consumption;
   buried Rush Cemetery, White River Twp, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
   never married

2) Benjamin Rush: 
   see separate personal page

3) Mary Jane Rush: 
   see separate personal page

4) William Rush: 
   born 05 or 06 May 1835 or 1836 (discrepancy in records) VA (likely Abingdon, Washington Co) 
   died 17 Feb 1910 White River Twp, Johnson, IN; death record
   death certificate; cause of death: double lobar pneumonia; 
   buried Salem Cemetery, Bluff Creek, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
  
Civil War - Union (16 Feb 1865-05 Sep 1865)military records
   census records for William;
   married Rhoda Ann C Bishop on 25 Apr 1857 Johnson Co, IN 
                 (born 18 Dec 1839 VA;
                 died 15 Aug 1899 likely Johnson Co, IN; 
                 buried Salem Cemetery, Bluff Creek, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                 unable to determine Rhoda's parents);
   marriage certificate for William and Rhoda;

   children:
        1) John William Abram Rush - born 09 Nov 1859 Johnson Co, IN; 
                died 20 Oct 1921 Johnson Co, IN; obituary
                death certificate; cause of death: accidental injuries to the head from limb of tree falling; 
                buried Salem Cemetery, Bluff Creek, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                census records for John;
                married Amanda I Brown on 09 Nov 1884 Johnson Co, IN - by John D Scott;  
                         (born Feb 1864 Johnson Co, IN;
                         died 1936 likely Johnson Co, IN;
                         buried Salem Cemetery, Bluff Creek, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
                         daughter of Thomas Jefferson Brown (19 Apr 1835 Johnson Co, IN-
                         04 Feb 1912 Johnson Co, IN) and Martha J Bain (10 Apr 1834 NC-29 Jul 1902 Johnson Co, IN);
                         Thomas and Martha buried Salem Cemetery, Bluff Creek, Johnson, IN - tombstone photo
)
                marriage certificate for John and Amanda;
                children? 

        2) Mary Martha Ellen Rush - born 02 Sep 1862 Johnson Co, IN; 
                died 24 Feb 1867 IN 

        3) Albert Calvin Rush - born 26 Jun 1868 Johnson Co, IN; 
                died 06 Mar 1913 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; obituary;  
                death certificate; cause of death: alcoholism; 
                buried Salem Cemetery, Bluff Creek, Johnson, IN (unmarked);
                census records for Albert;
                married Effie E (possibly Estella) Doty on 14 Aug 1895 Franklin, Johnson, IN - by W T Buckingham
                        (born 30 Jul 1877 near Whiteland, Johnson, IN; 
                        died 26 Dec 1958 Johnson Co, IN; obituary;
                        death certificate; cause of death cerebral hemorrhage, arteriosclerosis generalized;  
                        buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                        daughter of Harrison Doty (13 Dec 1840 Johnson Co, IN-28 Apr 1887 Johnson Co, IN) and 
                        Cynthia Ann Gresham (08 Nov 1849 IN-16 Aug 1885 Johnson Co, IN)
                        Harrison and Cynthia buried Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photos;    
                        Effie married (2) Joseph Friddle and had son Carlyle R Friddle (1903-1978)
                        Effie married (3) Victor Vaught c. 1920 (1877 IA-1947; buried
                        Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo)

                        City Directory listing for Effie and Victor);
                marriage certificate for Albert and Effie;
                divorced c. 1900-1902; 
                children: 
                   1) Nina May Rush - born 12 Jun 1896 Johnson Co, IN; birth record;
                            died 17 Dec 1956 Whiteland, Johnson, IN; obituary
                            buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                            census records for Nina;
                            married Lawrence Jackson Tracy on 23 Apr 1913 Greenfield, Johnson, IN 
                                       (born 09 Jul 1893 Whiteland, Johnson, IN; 
                                       died 23 Mar 1986 Franklin, Johnson, IN; obituary;
                                       death certificate; cause of death: acute pulmonary edema suspected,
                                       arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease;  
                                       buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
                                       WWI and WWII draft registration cards
                                       signature:

                                       

                                        Lawrence married (2) Elizabeth H Brewer on 12 Dec 1967 Hartford City, Blackford, IN;    
                                       son of James B Tracy (20 Apr 1856 IN-21 Aug 1938) and 
                                       Margaret Ann Henderson (22 Nov 1862 Johnson Co, IN-23 Sep 1933 Johnson Co, IN);
                                       James and Margaret buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
);
                            marriage certificate for Nina and Lawrence;
                            children: 
                                1) Robert Dwaine Tracy - born 31 Dec 1918 Whiteland, Johnson, IN; birth certificate;
                                         died 17 Oct 1969 Whiteland, Johnson, IN; obituary and news article;
                                         death certificate; cause of death: fractured cervical spine and  
                                         right arm following his arm being caught in combine auger;
                                         buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN
; tombstone photo;
                                         census records for Robert;    
                                         married Wanda Jane Williams on 18 Sep 1954 Marion Co, IN (living?);
                                         children: 
                                             1) Ted Tracy - living?; married?; children? 
                                             2) Bonnie Jo Tracy - living?; married?; children? 
                                             3) Richard Tracy - living?; married?; children?  
                                             4) John Tracy - living?; married?; children?  
                   2) Burl Ellis Rush (aka Burl Rush Friddle) - 
                            born 27 May 1900 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; 
                            news article regarding Burl and familynews articles regarding Burl;    
                            died 11 Oct 1978 Franklin, Johnson, IN; obituary;  
                            death certificate; cause of death: gastro-intestinal bleeding, arteriosclerotic heart disease, stroke; 
                            buried Greenlawn Cemetery, Franklin, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                            WWI draft registration cardcensus records for Burl;
                            married Anna Margaret Whitesides on 30 Jun 1927
                                    (born 09 May 1902 Franklin, Johnson, IN; 
                                    died 03 Oct 1997 Franklin, Johnson, IN; obituary;
                                    death certificate; cause of death: pneumonia;   
                                    buried Greenlawn Cemetery, Franklin, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
                                    Social Security record;  
                                    daughter of Virgil Francis Whitesides (14 Mar 1878 Johnson Co, IN-10 Dec 1940 IN)  
                                    and Yuba Leota Yager (02 Aug 1878 Johnson Co, IN-05 Dec 1963 Johnson Co, IN); 
                                    William and Yuba married 08 Nov 1900 Johnson Co, IN)
                            marriage certificate for Burl and Anna;
                            children: 
                                1) Burl Rush Friddle - born 14 Mar 1929 Franklin, Johnson, IN; birth certificate   
                                         died 14 Jun 2004 Foley, Baldwin, AL; obituary;
                                         buried Greenlawn Cemetery, Franklin Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
                                         U.S. Army; census records for Burl; Social Security application;
                                         Burl married (1) Joan Phyllis Huffington on 30 Aug 1952 Gary, Lake, IN
                                                  (born 17 Apr 1929 Gary, Lake, IN;
                                                  died 01 Oct 1988 Franklin, Johnson Co, IN; obituary;
                                                  death certificate; cause of death: respiratory arrest, pancreatic cancer; 
                                                  buried Greenlawn Cemetery, Franklin Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                                                  daughter of Russell Dewey Huffington (16 Jul 1898 IL-24 Nov 1968 Lake Co, IN) and
                                                  Ella Emily Ellenberg (28 Dec 1894 IL-15 Aug 1959 Johnson Co, IN);
                                                  Russell and Ella married 05 Jul 1924 Cook Co, IL
);
                                         children: 
                                             1) Robert Friddle - living?; married?; children?
                                             2) Nancy Lynn Friddle - living?; 
                                                      married Thomas Howard Kroeger on 12 Sep 1981 Franklin, Johnson, IN (living?);
                                                      marriage record for Nancy and Thomas;   
                                                      children? 
                                             3) Susan Jane Friddle - living?;  
                                                      married Arthur Brown Adams on 30 Aug 1986 Franklin, Johnson, IN (living?);
                                                      marriage record for Susan and Arthur
                                                      children? 
                                             4) Thomas Russell Friddle - born 25 May 1954 Johnson Co, IN;
                                                      died 15 May 1972 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; obituary
                                                      death certificate; cause of death: related to injuries recived in a bicycle/automobile accident;
                                                      buried Greenlawn Cemetery, Franklin Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                                                      never married
                                         Burl married (2) Melissa Carolyn Gregory on 27 Dec 1997 Franklin, Johnson, IN (living?)
                                         marriage record for Burl and Melissa
                                         children?
                                2) Jerry Whitesides Friddle - living?;
                                         married Adda Katherine Kinnick on 20 Jun 1958 Johnson Co, IN
                                                   (living?;
                                                   daughter of John William Kinnick (08 Mar 1916 Johnson Co, IN-27 Dec 2002 Johnson Co, IN) and
                                                   May Emma Frances Huffman (17 May 1916 IN-07 Jun 1989 possibly AZ); John and May buried
                                                   Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                                                   John and May married 15 Jun 1934 Franklin, Johnson
, IN
);
                                         marriage record for Jerry and Adda;
                                         children? 
                                3) JoAnn F Friddle - living?; 
                                         married Robert R Tranter Jr on 02 Dec 1953 Johnson Co, IN
                                                     (living?; U.S. Army;
                                                     son of Robert R Tranter (09 Jun 1906 IN-Aug 1979 possibly Johnson Co, IN) and
                                                     Mary Smith (17 Aug 1908 NC-17 Jan 1994 possibly Johnson Co, IN));
                                         marriage record for JoAnn and Robert
                                         children? 

        4) Laura Louretta May Rush - born 01 Jul 1873 Johnson Co, IN; 
                  died 22 Feb 1895 Johnson Co, IN; news article regarding funeral
                  buried Salem Cemetery, Bluff Creek, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                  census records for Laura

        5) Thiressa Ann "Ressa" Rush - born 10 Jul 1878 IN;
                 died 14 Dec 1883 Johnson Co, IN;
                 census records for Thiressa

5) Joseph Rush: 
   born 17 Jun 1837 IN (likely Johnson Co); photo including Joseph;
   died 13 May 1907 Smith Valley, Johnson, IN; obituarydeath record;              
   death certificate; cause of death: apoplexy;                       
   buried Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
   Civil War - Union; military records
   census records for Joseph;
   Joseph married (1) Catherine Jane Barger on 08 Apr 1858 Johnson Co, IN
          
(born 14 Aug 1838 VA; 
                died 14 Sep 1872 Johnson Co, IN;
                buried Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
                daughter of George Washington Barger (1818 VA-20 Jan 1878 Johnson Co, IN) and 
                Sarah Frances Helm (13 Aug 1813 VA-23 May 1858 Johnson Co, IN));
   marriage certificate for Joseph and Catherine;
   children:
        1) John Joseph George Henry Franklin Montgomery Rush -          
                born 16 May 1863 IN (likely Johnson Co)news article regarding John;
                died 27 Jan 1920 Bargersvillle, Johnson, IN; obituary;
                death certificate; cause of death: diabetes mellitus, infulenza; 
                cause of death: influenza; John's will (dated 05 Mar 1898);
                buried Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
                census records for John;
                signature:

           ;

           married Sarelda Golda "Gola" Jones* on 18 Aug 1886 Johnson Co, IN - by M L Bail
                              (born 11 Feb 1863 IN;
                              died 18 Sep 1925 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; obituary;
                              death certificate; cause of death: exhaustion; 
                              buried Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                             
daughter of Lewis Washington Jones* (1827-1888) and Sarah Bracket* (1826-1904))
                marriage certificate for John and Sarelda;   
                no children

         * Sarelda Golda "Gola" Jones is a sister of Martha M "Mattie" Jones, found directly below under (2) William Washington Lafayette Rush.
            Lewis and Sarah's complete information can be found there.

        2) William Washington Lafayette Rush - born 24 Dec 1864 or 1865 IN (discrepancy in records) (likely Johnson Co);   
                died 18 Sep 1933 Flackville, Marion, IN;
                death certificate; cause of death: hypostatical congestion of lungs, cerebral hemorrhage;  
                buried Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                census records for William;
                married Martha M "Mattie" Jones* on 12 Aug 1888 Johnson Co, IN - by A J Bolen
                           (born 13 Jul 1867 White River Twp, Johnson, IN; 
                           died 04 Jan 1934 Greenwood, Johnson, IN; obituary;
                           death certificate; cause of death: amoebic dysentery;   
                           buried Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
                           daughter of Lewis Washington Jones (27 Feb 1827-09 Jun 1888) and 
                           Sarah Bracket (18 Jun 1826-25 Nov 1904); Lewis and Sarah buried
                           Honey Creek Cemetery, Johnson Co, IN - tombstone photo
)
                marriage certificate for William and Martha;      
                no children mentioned in Martha's obituary

                   * Martha M "Mattie" Jones is a sister of Sarelda Golda "Gola" Jones, found directly above under (1) John Joseph Rush.

        3) James Edwin Clark Rush - born 03 Jul 1872 Johnson Co, IN;
                died 24 or 28 Oct 1872 likely Johnson Co, IN;
                buried Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo

   Joseph married (2) Mary Catherine "Mollie" Doty on 07 Mar 1873 Johnson Co, IN 
                (born 06 Feb 1851 Johnson Co, IN; photo including Mollie;
                died 19 Sep 1912 Smith Valley, Johnson, IN; obituaries
                death certificate; cause of death: auto-intoxication due to paresis of bowels; 
                buried Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                daughter of Nathaniel Alfred Doty (28 Feb 1827 IN-03 Mar 1895; buried 
                Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN - unmarked) and 
                Sarah A Robinson (30 May 1829 VA-11 Oct 1880 IN; buried 
                Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN - tombstone photo)
   marriage certificate for Joseph and Mary; permission from parents for Mary and Joseph's marriage;     
   children:
        4) Alta Pearl Rush - born 01 Oct 1880 Bargersville, Johnson, IN; photo including Alta Pearl;     
                died 09 Apr 1965 Bargersville, Johnson, IN; obituary;
                death certificate; cause of death: cerebral-vascular thrombosis, generalized arteriosclerosis;     
                buried Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                census records for Alta;
                married Emil Charles Harter on 17 Nov 1912 Marion, Grant, IN - by Mrs Rev Love  
                         (born 26 Jul 1888 Johnson Co, IN;
                         photo including Emil, his parents and siblings;  
                         died 16 Mar 1968 Beech Grove, Marion, IN; obituary
                         death certificate; cause of death: myocardial infarction, arterio-vascular renal disease;   
                         buried Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;  
                         WWI and WWII draft registration cards;
                         signature:

                         

                          son of Alonzo "Lon" Harter (18 Jan 1856-10 Nov 1940) and Sarah Ellen Legan (19 Feb 1862-11 Mar 1913);
                         Alonzo and Sarah buried Greenlawn Cemetery, Franklin, Johnson, IN; tombstone photos;

                         Emil married (2) Dulcie Etter Canary on 11 Jan 1966)
                children:
                    1) Myron Wilbur Harter - born 19 May 1914 Smith Valley, Johnson, IN; birth certificate;    
                            died 18 Apr 1984 Franklin, Johnson, IN; obituary;
                            death certificate; cause of death; metastatic carcinoma renal, carcinoma prostate;  
                            buried Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
                            census records for Myron;
                            married Gertrude Catherine Miller on 19 May 1934 Whiteland, Johnson, IN  
                                     (born 22 Jan 1915 Bedford, Trimble, KY; 
                                     died 11 Oct 1993 Greenwood, Johnson, IN; obituary;
                                     death certificate; cause of death: cardio-vascular arrest, Parkinson's disease; 
                                     buried Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
                                     daughter of Charles Wyatt Miller (09 Nov 1885 KY-29 Apr 1958 Johnson Co, IN) and 
                                     Hallie Belle Farley (15 Mar 1894 Trimble Co, KY-29 Dec 1989); Charles and Hallie
                                     buried Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo)
                            children:
                                1) Chileen Wilbur Harter - born 1943 likely IN; 
                                         died 09 Jun 1961 Johnson Co, IN; obituary - includes photo
                                         death certificate; cause of death: cerebral concussion, fracture cervical vertebrae;     
                                         buried Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
                                2) Charles Eugene Harter - living?; 
                                         U.S. Air Force;
                                         Charles married (1) Linda Diane Mosbaugh on 16 Oct 1966 Whiteland, Johnson, IN -
                                                    by Rev Avery W Miller (living?)
                                         children?
                                         Charles married (2) Kay F Good (may not be maiden name) on 27 Apr 1977 Greenwood, Johnson Co, IN (living?)
                                         marriage record for Charles and Kay;  
                                         divorced Nov 1987;
                                         children?
                                         Charles married (2) Carolyn E Goelz on 21 May 1993 Bargersville, Johnson, IN (living?)
                                         marriage record for Charles and Carolyn;
                                         divorced Feb 1997;
                                         Charles married (2) Amy Newman on 24 Oct 1997 Indianapolis, Marion, IN (living?)
                                         marriage record for Charles and Amy;

6) Elizabeth Harriet Rush: 
   see separate personal page 

7 John Rush Sr: 
   born 12 Apr 1841 IN (likely Johnson Co)news article regarding John;  
   died 24 or 25 Oct 1928 New Augusta, Marion, IN; death notice;
   death certificate; cause of death: arteriosclerosis; 
   buried Bethel Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo;   
   census records for John;

   married Mary Jane Andis on 14 Nov 1861 Johnson Co, IN - by Jon Robe 
                (born 12 Sep 1839 VA; 
                died 05 Mar 1923 Marion Co, IN; 
                death certificate; cause of death: bronchial pneumonia, mitral insufficiency;     
                buried Bethel Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo;

                daughter of William Andis (1802-1884) and Sarah Ann Gray (1812-1842));
   marriage certificate for John and Mary;
   children:
        1) William Carson Rush - born 27 Jul 1862 Johnson Co, IN;        
                 died 26 Apr 1939 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; obituary;
                 death certificate; cause of death: broncho-pneumonia; 
                 buried Bethel Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo;
                 census records for William;
                 married Margaret J Groce on 16 Mar 1895 Marion Co, IN 
                           (born 18 Feb 1873 OH;
                           died 07 Feb 1959 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; obituary;
                           death certificate; cause of death: intertrochanteric front femur, bilateral broncho-pneumonia, hypertension;
                           buried Bethel Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo;
                           daughter of James Groce (1844 OH-1926; buried Bethel Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN;
                           tombstone photo
)
and Sarah Carlile)
                 marriage record for William and Margaret;
                 no children, but William and Margaret raised Margaret's niece (daughter of her sister Anna)

        2) Henry Alexander Rush - born 15 May 1865 Johnson Co, IN;     
                 died 23 Oct 1909 Emrichsville, Marion, IN; obituary and news article;
                 death certificate; cause of death: suicide by drowning; 
                 buried Bethel Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo;
                 census records for Henry;

                 never married

        3) Mary Alice Rush - born 20 Nov 1867 Johnson Co, IN;    
                 died 30 Apr 1902 Hancock Co, IN; 
                 death certificate; cause of death: typhoid fever;  
                 buried Mt Lebanon Cemetery, Greenfield, Hancock, IN; tombstone photo
                 census records for Mary;
                 married Tilghman Howard Scudder on 09 Apr 1893 Marion Co, IN  
                             (born 28 Mar 1863 IN; historical references to Tilghman;
                             died 01 Jul 1916 Prescott, Yavapai, AZ; death noticesdeath certificate
                             cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis; news article regarding Tilghman's will;
                             buried Mt Lebanon Cemetery, Greenfield, Hancock, IN; tombstone photo;
                             son of Stephen Scudder (25 Dec 1832 OH-1884 IN) and 
                             Emeline Whitehead (17 Aug 1835 OH-23 Apr 1918 IN); 
                             Stephen and Emeline married 21 Nov 1854 Hancock Co, IN; Stephen and Emeline buried
                             Brookside Cemetery, Windfall, Tipton, IN -
tombstone photo;
                             Tilghman married (2) Roseanna Jeffries on 01 Jan 1907 Hancock Co, IN)
                 marriage record for Mary and Tilghman;
                 children: 
                     1) Audra Naomi Scudder - born 07 Jun 1894 IN;               
                             died Jan 1966 possibly Alton, Madison, IL;  
                             census records for Audrey;
                             married Earl Haywood on 07 Feb 1920 Hancock Co, IN
                                      (born 31 Aug 1897 IN; no draft card found;
                                     
died 04 Sep 1984 possibly Downer's Grove, DuPage, IL; 
                                      unknown branch - possibly WWI (10 Dec 1917-12 Jul 1919);
                                      son of Levi Elmer Haywood (born c. 1868 IN) and Lou Wiley (born c. 1873 IN));
                             marriage record for Audrey and Earl;
                             children: 
                                 1) Betty Lou Haywood - living?; married?; children? 
                     2) Hilda Cleo Scudder - born 02 Aug 1897 IN;                   
                             died 27 Sep 1989 West Bend, Washington, WI; obituary;
                             buried Evergreen Cemetery, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson, WI; tombstone photo;
                             U.S. Army - WWII; census records for Hilda;
                             married McKinley Hobart Arnold on 02 Jul 1919 Marion Co, IN
                                      (born 07 Mar 1897 Shelby Co, IN;
                                      died 19 Jun 1933 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; obituary;  
                                      death certificate
; cause of death: myocarditis, chronic, severe, left himiplegia;  
                                      buried Washington Park East Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN;
                                      WWI draft registration card;
                                      signature:

                                       ;

                                      son of Alfred N Arnold (Nov 1854 NC-1923) and Nancy Jane Meyer (Mar 1858 IN-1918);
                                      Alfred and Nancy buried Asbury Cemetery, Morristown, Shelby, IN; tombstone photos;
                                      McKinley married (2) Esther L ____);
                             marriage record for Hilda and McKinley;
                             divorced 08 Jan 1921;
                             children: 
                                 1) Mary Alice Arnold - living?; married?; children? 

        4) John Faris Rush - born 05 or 06 Jun 1871 or 1872 IN (discrepancy in records);            
                 died 26 Jan 1955 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; death notice;
                 death certificate; cause of death: arteriosclerotic ____, diabetes, etc;
                 buried Bethel Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo
                 no draft card found;

                 census records for John;  

                 married Daisy May Box on 05 Sep 1900 Indianapolis, Marion, IN
                       (born 17 Jun 1867 or 1870 Bedford, Lawrence, IN;
                       died 08 Dec 1963 Indianapolis, Marion, IN;
                       death certificate; cause of death: cardiac and respiratory failure, ateriosclerotic heart disease;
 
                       buried Bethel Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo
                       daughter of Thomas J Box (07 Nov 1833-18 Dec 1914; Civil War; photo of Thomas) and 
                       Sarah Amanda Litton (15 Jul 1840-17 Nov 1900); Thomas and Sarah buried 
                       Green Hill Cemetery, Bedford, Lawrence, IN - tombstone photo)
                 marriage record for John and Daisy;   
                 children: 
                     1) Oscar Faris Rush - born 12 Mar 1903 New Augusta, Marion, IN;     
                               died 09 Sep 1969 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; obituary;
                               death certificate; cause of death: coronary occlusion with infection(?), generalized arteriosclerosis;
                               buried Bethel Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo;
                               census records for Oscar;
                               married Cecil Beulah McDaniel on 27 Nov 1929 Indianapolis, Marion, IN
                                               (born 01 Jul 1905 Martinsville, Morgan, IN;
                                               died 23 Jan 1994 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; obituary
                                               death certificate; cause of death: acute asphyxia, respiratory failure, arterial hypoxemia, dementia;  
                                               buried Bethel Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo;
                                               daughter of James McDaniel (1879 IN-1942) and Margaret May Long (1882 IN-1931);
                                               James and Margaret buried New South Park Cemetery, Martinsville, Morgan, IN; tombstone photo
);
                               marriage record for Oscar and Cecil;
                               no evidence of children

        5) Robert Singleton Rush - born 19 Oct 1879 Stone's Crossing, Johnson, IN;      
                 died 07 Mar 1963 New Augusta, Marion, IN; obituary;
                 death certificate; cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage;   
                 buried Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo;
                 WWI and WWII draft registration cards; signature:

                  ;  

                  census records for Robert; Social Security record
                 Robert married (1) Nellie Rossbaum on 09 Oct 1907 Marion Co, IN 
                              (born 18 Mar 1887;
                              died (___);
                              possibly
married (2) Samuel H Miller)
                 marriage record for Robert and Nellie;
                 divorced; 
                 children? 
                 Robert married (2) Amanda Ellen "Manda" Houdasheldt  on 28 Aug 1918 Indianapolis, Marion, IN
                            (born 09 Feb 1895 or 1896 (discrepancy in records) Tipton, Tipton, IN;
                            died 23 Mar 1952 New Augusta, Marion, IN; 
                            death certificate; cause of death: carcinoma of uterus, surgical ____ ;  
                            buried Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo
                            Social Security record
                            daughter of John Houdasheldt and Nancy Jane Heckman/Hickman or Ferguson);
                 marriage record for Robert and Amanda;

                 children:
                     1) Deloris Rush - living?; married Clayton Shelburne on 24 Jul 1948 Marion Co, IN (living?)
                              marriage record for Deloris and Clayton;
                              children:
                                 1) Nancy Shelburne - living?; married?; children?
                                 2) Deanna Shelburne - living?; married?; children?
                                 3) Suzy Shelburne - living?; married?; children?
                                 4) Brian Shelburne - living?; married?; children?

8) Martha Ann Rush: 
   see separate personal page

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These are children of William Rush and his 2nd wife Malinda (Alder) Rush.  
We are presenting the basic data we have, but we are not pursuing their descendants or additional data.

1) Susan C Rush: 
   born 22 Mar 1848;
   died 15 Aug 1849;
   buried Rush Cemetery, White River Twp, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo

2) Jeremiah Rush: 
   born 12 Jun 1850;
   died 04 Feb 1852;
   buried Rush Cemetery, White River Twp, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo

3) Henry Fox Rush: 
   born 28 Feb 1853 Johnson Co, IN; historical references to Rush family;
   died 11 Jun 1922 Johnson Co, IN;
   buried Honey Creek United Methodist Cemetery, White River Twp, Johnson, IN;
   tombstone photo;
  
married Sarah Ellen Scott on 08 Oct 1874 Johnson Co, IN;
                  (born 26 Oct 1859 IN; died 26 May 1928; 
                  
buried Honey Creek United Methodist Cemetery, White River Twp, Johnson, IN; 
                  tombstone photo; daughter of Aquilla Scott (1835-22 May 1907) and 
                  Matilda J Herrall (1838-10 Dec 1914); Aquilla and Matilda buried 
                  Honey Creek United Methodist Cemetery, White River Twp, Johnson, IN - tombstone photo); 
   marriage certificate for Henry and Sarah;
   children:
       1) Charles Gilbert Rush - born 21 Sep 1875; 
               married Charlotte Evaline Milburn on 31 Dec 1902 
       2) Nora Cordia Rush - born 09 Jul 1877 IN; photos including Nora
               died 08 Mar 1948 Johnson Co, IN; 
               buried Bluff Creek Cemetery, Johnson Co, IN; tombstone photo;    
               Nora married (1) John Elsworth Shepard/Shepherd on 04 Sep 1901 Johnson Co, IN; 
                         (born 04 Mar 1876 Franklin, Johnson, IN; died (___); 
                         WWI draft registration card;
                         son of Wesley S Shepard/Shepherd and Mary Vaught;
                         c. 1908 married (2) Florence A ___)
               marriage certificate for Nora and John; separated or divorced; 
               Nora married (2) Gottlieb Ernest Beck* on 01 Dec 1905 Johnson Co, IN 
                         (born 25 Dec 1881 Johnson Co, IN; photos including Gottlieb
                         died Jan 1956 IN; 
                         buried Bluff Creek Cemetery, Johnson Co, IN; tombstone photo)

                     * Gottlieb and Nora can also be found here under Troy Perkins.     

       3) Elmer Emmet Rush - born 29 Mar 1879; 
                died 07 Dec 1918; obituary;
                cause of death: influenza; 
                buried Riverview Cemetery, Seymour, Jackson, IN; tombstone photo;
               
married Anna Evelyn Hirtzel on 17 or 21 Jun 1916 Jackson Co, IN  
                         
(born 25 Jan 1884 Seymour, Jackson, IN; 
                          died 29 Dec 1971 Seymour, Jackson, IN;
                          buried Riverview Cemetery, Seymour, Jackson, IN; tombstone photo;
                          daughter of Joseph Hirtzel (1845-1925) and Caroline Schneider (1849-1928);
                          Joseph and Caroline buried Riverview Cemetery, Seymour, Jackson, IN;
tombstone photo);
       4) Walter Wiley Rush - born 23 Jul 1882; 
                died 29 Oct 1946; 
                buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;  
                married Cora Pearl Burkhart (born (___); died possibly 26 Jun 1969; 
                           buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo);
        5) Anna Jane Rush - born 19 Jun 1886; died (___); 
                married William Rhodes   
        6) Virdie Alice Rush - born 15 May 1890; photos including Virdie; died (___); 
                married Roy C Whitaker on 12 Feb 1909    
                           (photos including Roy)
        7) Edna Ester Rush - born 28 Feb 1901; died (___); 
                married Richard Glick 
                           (photos including Richard)

4) Lucretia Ellen Rush: 
   born 05 Dec 1855 Johnson Co, IN; died 1882; 
   buried Old Miami Cemetery, Miami, Miami, IN; tombstone photo;
   married Willis G Clem on 04 Jan 1876 Johnson Co - by Rev A E Evans, MG
                (born 1847; died 1908;
                buried Old Miami Cemetery, Miami, Miami, IN; tombstone photo)
   marriage license for Lucretia and Willis
   children?