Clarkson Benjamin Rush1

M, b. September 1849
     Clarkson Benjamin Rush was born in September 1849 at North Carolina.1 He married Nellie Estella Pierce on 2 August 1895.1

Child of Clarkson Benjamin Rush and Nellie Estella Pierce

Citations

  1. [S3786] 1900 Federal Census, Chisago County, Minnesota. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 759; FHL #1240759.

Dale Souder Rush

M, b. 22 December 1942, d. 4 August 1945
     Dale Souder Rush was born on 22 December 1942. He was the son of Lester Detweiler Rush and Margaret Ruth Souder. Dale Souder Rush died on 4 August 1945 at age 2. He was buried in August 1945 at Rockhill Mennonite Church Cemetery, Rock Hill, Bucks Co., PA, Find A Grave Memorial# 105408214.

Elizabeth Rush

F, b. 22 August 1842, d. 6 May 1877
     Elizabeth Rush was born on 22 August 1842 at McConnellsville, Morgan Co., OH. She was the daughter of Willetts Rush and Mary Ann Boden. Elizabeth Rush married Thomas Craig, son of Thomas Craig and Margaret Shaver, on 4 March 1874 at Brighton, Washington Co., IA. Elizabeth Rush died on 6 May 1877 at Ainsworth, Washington Co., IA, at age 34.

Ella Rush

F, b. circa 1863, d. before 1893
     Ella Rush was born circa 1863 at Worthington, Dubuque Co., IA. She married Nathan Thurston on 5 May 1881 at Linn Co., IA. Ella Rush died before 1893.

Child of Ella Rush and Nathan Thurston

Elverda Louise Rush

F, b. 23 March 1923, d. 24 February 2005
     Elverda Louise Rush was born on 23 March 1923. She was the daughter of Isaac G. Rush and Dollie Marie McCullough. Elverda Louise Rush married Wayne Richard Phillips, son of Cecil Marion Phillips and Loala Kint, on 29 September 1941 at Bethany, Harrison Co., MO. Elverda Louise Rush died on 24 February 2005 at age 81. She was buried in February 2005 at Corydon Cemetery, Corydon, Wayne Co., IA.

Eva Rush1

F, b. 3 December 1897, d. November 1986
     Eva Rush was born on 3 December 1897 at Minnesota.2 She was the daughter of Clarkson Benjamin Rush and Nellie Estella Pierce.1 Eva Rush married Oscar Alwin Gilmore, son of Francis Marion Gilmore and Sarah Elizabeth Cozart, on 15 February 1920. Eva Rush died in November 1986 at Pine Co., MN, at age 88 Dates per SSDI, last residence Sandstone.

Child of Eva Rush and Oscar Alwin Gilmore

Citations

  1. [S3786] 1900 Federal Census, Chisago County, Minnesota. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 759; FHL #1240759.
  2. [S3785] 1940 Federal Census, Pine County, Minnesota. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 1947.

Grady Rush

M, b. 19 October 1903, d. February 1973
     Grady Rush was born on 19 October 1903. He married Jessie Helen Harrison, daughter of George Washington Harrison and Minnie Jessie Demorest, on 23 January 1929. Grady Rush died in February 1973 at age 69 Death date per SSDI.

Isaac G. Rush

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     Isaac G. Rush married Dollie Marie McCullough.

Child of Isaac G. Rush and Dollie Marie McCullough

Leo Glenn Rush

M, b. 4 October 1928, d. 14 June 1999
     Leo Glenn Rush was born on 4 October 1928 at Stanford, McLean Co., IL.1 He was the son of Rufus Rush and Leona Fatheree.1 Leo Glenn Rush married Dorothy E. Curry, daughter of Taylor Rigg Curry and Charlotte Marcella Lindberg, on 1 August 1950 at Wesley Methodist Church, Bloomington, McLean Co., IL. Leo Glenn Rush died on 14 June 1999 at Muskegon, Muskegon Co., MI, at age 70

Obituary -- The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois; Thursday, 17 JUN 1999, p.9 (Newspapers.com):

Leo G. Rush

Leo G. Rush, 70, of North Muskegon, Mich., formerly of Bloomington, died Monday (June 14, 1999) in Muskegon, Mich.

His funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Second Presbyterian Church, Bloomington, the Rev. Philip Queen officiating. Burial will be in Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington. Friends may meet with the family at the church following the service. Clock Funeral Home, Muskegon, is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Second Presbyterian Church; Stanford Presbyterian Church; or the Bloomington Lions Club.

Mr. Rush was born Oct. 4, 1928, in Stanford, the son of Rufus and Leona Fatheree Rush. He married Dorothy Curry on Aug. 1, 1950, in Bloomington. She survives.

Other survivors include one daughter, Marsha (Ken) Schoef, Muskegon; one brother, Dean (Dorothy) Rush, Pueblo West Colo; and several brothers and sisters-in-law.

Also surviving are four grandchildren, Nick, Kim, Kristina and Jon Schoef, and many other loving family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his son, Steven Rush; a brother, Gene Rush; and a sister, Barbara Roddey.

Mr. and Mrs. Rush were formerly residents of Bloomington prior to moving to Muskegon in 1995. He worked with his father in the water well drilling business and also as a supervisor at People's Bank.

He was a member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Northside Lions Club and the American Legion, all in Muskegon. He also was the past governor for the District 1-K Illinois Lions Club. He was an Army veteran, serving in World War II as well as the Korean conflict.

He was buried in June 1999 at Park Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Bloomington, McLean Co., IL, Findagrave #75686582.

Children of Leo Glenn Rush and Dorothy E. Curry

Citations

  1. [S2716] 1940 Federal Census, McLean County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 842.

Lester Detweiler Rush

M, b. 14 May 1912, d. 16 February 1994
     Lester Detweiler Rush was born on 14 May 1912. He was the son of William M. Rush and Susie G. Detweiler. Lester Detweiler Rush married Margaret Ruth Souder, daughter of Wallace Souder and Ella K. Ruth. Lester Detweiler Rush died on 16 February 1994 at Sellersville, Bucks Co., PA, at age 81 Obituary (findagrave.com):

February 17, 1994|The Morning Call

Lester D. Rush, 81, of Peter Becker Community, Harleysville, died Wednesday in Grand View Hospital, Sellersville. He was the husband of Margaret (Souder) Rush, who died in 1984.

He was a dairyman and crop farmer near Telford from 1937 until recently.

Born in Plumsteadville, he was a son of the late William and Susie (Detweiler) Rush.

He was a member of Rockhill Mennonite Community, Telford.

Survivors: Sons, Glenn of Sellersville, Gerald of Perkasie and Dennis of Souderton; daughters, Evelyn Gallew of Colmar and Marie, wife of Russell Jeffries of Hatfield; brother Paul of Richlandtown; sisters, Carrie Nace of Souderton and Ruth Bergey of Telford; 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by sons, Merrill and Dale.

Services: 3 p.m. Saturday, Rockhill Mennonite Community. Call there 2-3 p.m. Saturday. Arrangements, Anders-Detweiler Funeral Home, Souderton.

He was buried in February 1994 at Rockhill Mennonite Church Cemetery, Rock Hill, Bucks Co., PA, Find A Grave Memorial# 105408162.

Children of Lester Detweiler Rush and Margaret Ruth Souder

Luella Rush

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     Luella Rush was the daughter of William Henry Harrison Rush and Mattie E. Russell. Luella Rush married Robert Ingram.

Child of Luella Rush and Robert Ingram

Marsha L. Rush

F, b. 13 November 1951, d. 12 April 2003
     Marsha L. Rush was born on 13 November 1951 at Normal, McLean Co., IL. She was the daughter of Leo Glenn Rush and Dorothy E. Curry. Marsha L. Rush died on 12 April 2003 at North Muskegon, Muskegon Co., MI, at age 51

Obituary -- The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois; Monday, 14 APR 2003, p.7 (Newspapers.com):

Marsha L. Schoepf

NORMAL -- Marsha L. Schoepf, 51, of North Muskegon, Mich., a Normal native, died Saturday (April 12, 2003) at her home.

Her funeral will be at 4 p.m. Wednesday at First Evangelical Church, the Rev. William Uetricht officiating. Burial will be in Laketon Township Cemetery. Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Clock Funeral Home, Muskegon, Mich.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Reeths Puffer Intermediate School, 1500 N. Getty, Muskegon, MI 49445.

She was born Nov. 13, 1951, in Normal, a daughter of Leo and Dorothy Curry Rush. She married Ken Schoepf on May 26, 1973, in Bloomington. He survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Nicholas and Jonathan Schoepf, both of North Muskegon; two daughters, Kimberly and Kristina Schoepf, both of North Muskegon; her mother'; Dorothy Rush, North Muskegon; father-in-law, Clarence Schoepf of Illinois; and her niece, Robin Schoepf of Illinois.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Steven Rush in 1970; and by her father, Leo Rush in 1999.

Mrs. Schoepf received her nursing degree from the Methodist School of Nursing in Peoria and had worked as a classroom aid at Reeths Puffer Intermediate School for over 10 years. She was an active member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church and the Reeths Puffer Band Parents Association.

Merrill Souder Rush

M, b. 19 June 1947, d. 28 April 1951
     Merrill Souder Rush was born on 19 June 1947 at Sellersville, Bucks Co., PA. He was the son of Lester Detweiler Rush and Margaret Ruth Souder. Merrill Souder Rush died on 28 April 1951 at Hilltown Twp., Bucks Co., PA, at age 3. Cause of death: Drowned as a result of falling into a well at his parents' home. He was buried on 2 May 1951 at Rockhill Mennonite Church Cemetery, Rock Hill, Bucks Co., PA, Find A Grave Memorial# 105408194.

Myrtle Beatrice Rush

F, b. 9 February 1906, d. 10 December 1924
     Myrtle Beatrice Rush was born on 9 February 1906 at Arkansas. She married William Calvin Harrison, son of George Washington Harrison and Minnie Jessie Demorest, on 17 February 1924. Myrtle Beatrice Rush died on 10 December 1924 at Arkansas at age 18.

Rachel Rush

F, b. circa 1785
     Rachel Rush was born circa 1785 at Maryland. She married William Tallman, son of Benjamin Tallman and Dinah Boone, on 17 April 1834 at Fairfield Co., OH, by Rev. Wm. T. Snow.

Rachel Rush

F, b. 1845, d. 1885
     Rachel Rush was born in 1845. She married William Henry Tallman, son of Nathaniel Tallman and Catherine B. Wright. Rachel Rush died in 1885.

Children of Rachel Rush and William Henry Tallman

Rufus Rush1

M, b. 21 January 1892, d. 26 February 1958
     Rufus Rush was born on 21 January 1892 at Wayne Co., IL.1 He married Leona Fatheree in 1915. Rufus Rush lived on 23 April 1940 at Stanford, McLean Co., IL, oil well driller.1 He died on 26 February 1958 at Brokaw Hospital, Normal, McLean Co., IL, at age 66. He was buried on 1 March 1958 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Stanford, McLean Co., IL, Findagrave #57687539.

Child of Rufus Rush and Leona Fatheree

Citations

  1. [S2716] 1940 Federal Census, McLean County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 842.

Steven G. Rush

M, b. 25 August 1954, d. 10 May 1970
     Steven G. Rush was born on 25 August 1954 at McLean Co., IL. He was the son of Leo Glenn Rush and Dorothy E. Curry. Steven G. Rush died on 10 May 1970 at Bloomington, McLean Co., IL, at age 15. He was buried in May 1970 at Park Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Bloomington, McLean Co., IL, Findagrave #75686644.

Willetts Rush

M, b. 21 September 1808, d. 20 January 1887
     Note: Rush info from Vicki to AncCom genealogy, prepared by Vicki Rush, online at ancestry.com. Willetts Rush was born on 21 September 1808 at Salt Lick, Fayette Co., PA. He married Mary Ann Boden on 3 July 1836 at Moundsville, Marshall Co., Virginia (now WV). Willetts Rush died on 20 January 1887 at Ainsworth, Washington Co., IA, at age 78.

Child of Willetts Rush and Mary Ann Boden

William Henry Harrison Rush

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     William Henry Harrison Rush married Mattie E. Russell.

Child of William Henry Harrison Rush and Mattie E. Russell

William M. Rush

M, b. 3 November 1878, d. 19 December 1959
     William M. Rush was born on 3 November 1878 at Bucks Co., PA. He married Susie G. Detweiler. William M. Rush died on 19 December 1959 at Bucks Co., PA, at age 81 Obituary (findagrave.com):

William M.Rush, son of William H. and Annie (Myers) Rush, was born Nov. 3, 1878, in Bedminster Twp., Pa; died of a heart ailment Dec. 19, 1959, at Dublin, Pa; aged 81 y. 1 m. 16 d.

He was married on Dec. 10, 1898, to Susie G. Detweiler, who died Dec. 29, 1946. He was later married to Sarah Detweiler.

He was a member of the Deep Run Mennonite (East) Church.

He was buried in December 1959 at Deep Run Mennonite Church East Cemetery, Bedminster, Bucks Co., PA, Find A Grave Memorial# 53374163.

Child of William M. Rush and Susie G. Detweiler

Billie Afton Rushing

M, b. 28 January 1929, d. 10 May 2009
     Billie Afton Rushing was born on 28 January 1929. He was the son of Ruth Lee Shelton. Billie Afton Rushing married Mary Louise Powell, daughter of Raymond Franklin Powell and Maria Theresia Helena Buss. Occupation: St. Louis Police Department, patrolman (1962), Sergeant (1970s), per numerous newspaper articles. Billie Afton Rushing died on 10 May 2009 at Leasburg, Crawford Co., MO, at age 80.

Child of Billie Afton Rushing and Mary Louise Powell

William M. Rushing

M, b. 8 September 1951, d. 13 October 1951
     William M. Rushing was born on 8 September 1951 at St. Louis, MO. He was the son of Billie Afton Rushing and Mary Louise Powell. William M. Rushing died on 13 October 1951 at St. John's Hospital, St. Louis, MO, Missouri death certificate file #35567. He was buried in 1951 at Resurrection Cemetery, Affton, St. Louis Co., MO, Findagrave #47899571.

Charles Rusk

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     Charles Rusk married Nellie Davis.

Child of Charles Rusk and Nellie Davis

James Franklin Rusk

M, b. 17 December 1890, d. 14 November 1928
     James Franklin Rusk was born on 17 December 1890 at Van Zandt Co., TX. He married Eva Victoria Evans. James Franklin Rusk died on 14 November 1928 at Cisco, Eastland Co., TX, at age 37. He was buried in November 1928 at Fairlawn Cemetery, Elk City, Beckham Co., OK, Findagrave #81423813.

Child of James Franklin Rusk and Eva Victoria Evans

Karminark Rusk

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     Karminark Rusk married Benjamin Gilmore, son of David Gilmore and Margaret Smith, on 17 May 1841.

Linuel Henry Rusk

M, b. 10 September 1920, d. 7 July 1973
     Linuel Henry Rusk was born on 10 September 1920. He was the son of James Franklin Rusk and Eva Victoria Evans. Linuel Henry Rusk married Edith Alma Laverne Jones, daughter of Ollie Clarence Jones and Alpha Zelma Hiett, on 27 June 1947. Linuel Henry Rusk died on 7 July 1973 at age 52. He was buried in July 1973 at Hawkins Cemetery, Arlington, Tarrant Co., TX, Findagrave #8944089.

Nadine Rusk

F, b. 4 March 1904, d. 6 February 1986
     Nadine Rusk married Robert S. Davis, son of Cortez Miller Davis and Minerva E. Davis. Nadine Rusk was born on 4 March 1904 at Harrison Co., IN. She was the daughter of Charles Rusk and Nellie Davis. Nadine Rusk died on 6 February 1986 at Harrison Co., IN, at age 81.

Child of Nadine Rusk and Robert S. Davis

(?) Ruski

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Child of (?) Ruski

Statira Eliza Russel1

F, b. 16 April 1844, d. 2 June 1928
     Statira Eliza Russel was also known as "Fanny".1 She was born on 16 April 1844 at Ohio.1 She married Abraham Jacobs circa 1861.1 Statira Eliza Russel died on 2 June 1928 at Lima, Allen Co., OH, at age 84.

Child of Statira Eliza Russel and Abraham Jacobs

Citations

  1. [S2706] 1910 Federal Census, Van Wert County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1238; FHL #1375251.