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Subject: Re: [ALBARBOU] New Barbour Co. Al Queries Post
Date: Mon, 23 Oct 2000 09:54:32 EDT
In a message dated 10/23/00 2:27:41 AM !!!First Boot!!!,
> A new message, "WILLIAM JEFFERSON BUSH," was posted by Gladys May on Sun,
> 22 Oct 2000 It is a response to "William Jefferson Bush," posted by Deana
> Bush on Thu, 28 Sep 2000
> Surname: BUSH
I have a lot of Bush family members in my book Early Settlers of Barbour
County Alabama by Marie Godfrey.
William R. Bush patented land west of Bakersville from 1829 to 1836.In the
1840 census he was a single man 30/40 years old.On Dec 20. 1840 he m. Eliza
Jones.In 1841 William K. Jones gave him 11 acres of land ,But his
relationship to Eliza K. Jones was not given in the deed.
Sarah Bush patented land adjoining William R. Bush in 1836.
In Jan. 1836 she and William R. Bush were the administrators of William R.
In 1845 William R. Bush was the administrator for Bryant Bush.
Moses R. Bush entered land N. of Bakersville from 1829 to 1836.Scott's
history of Henry Co.. Al. states that Moses Eason Bush b. 27 Apr. 1797 Ga. d.
25 Apr. 1847 m. (1) Juliia Ann Calhoun 9 Apr. 1815 at Monticello, Jones Co.
,Ga.She was b. 12 Oct 1794 Laurens Co. Ga. d. 18 Apr. 1833 in Barbour Co. Al.
They are buried in Rocky Mount Church Cemetery.
He was the son of John Council Bush b. 1 Apr. 1781 Johnston Co. N.C. d. after
Aug. 1814, and Edie (Tison?) of Trent River N.C.,and Laurens Co. Ga.They are
buried in Lauren Co. Ga.
William R. Bush and Zachriah Bush probably brothers of Moses E. Bush ,also
settled in Barbour Co.
Moses E. Bush m. (2) Nancy Jane Johnson by 1838.She was b. 1815 N.C.d. after
1880. She also is buried in Rocky Mount.She was the daughter of Moses and
Issue By 1st Wife:
1.Mary b.ca. 1812 Ga.She was living with Jane and James Bush in 1850
2.Council Vernon b. May 1870 Houston Co. Ga.d. Dec 1893 m. Rebecca Bishop 20
Oct 1843 .She was b. 8 May 1825 Al. daughter of William and Nancy Bishop.They
are b. in Clayton Cemetery.
a.Louis Brown Bush
b.William R. Bush
c.Ryan Osley Bush
d. Dixon H. Bush
g.John C. Bush
h.James Everrett Bush
j.Carden Luther Bush
k. Lula Bush-an adopted daughter.
3.David Allen Bush Sr. b. 10 May 1819 d. June 4 1875 m. Julia Ann Flowers ca
1842 daughter of Abner and Rebecca Flowers.She was b. 1821 Ga.They are buried
in a private cemetery in their old home place
a.Epsey Bush b.1844
b.Americus Berrien Bush b. 1847
c.David Bush ca 1849 Al
d.Ann Bush b 1851
e. Seth Bush b 1854 Al
f. Emma Bush b. ca. 1856 Al
g. David A. Bush b.ca. 1860 Al
4. William J. Bush m. Mary Pugh 116 Nov. 1846
5. Martha Bush b. ca 1844 Al m. Harold F. Reeves 28 Jan 1841
a.Columbus Reeves b 1842
b.Walter Reeves b ca.1843 Al
c.Moses Reeves b. ca. 1844 Al.
d. Julia Reeves b. ca. 1845 Al.
f. Minerva reeves b. ca. 1849 Al
6. Elizabeth Bush b. ca 1827 Al. m. Joel D. Stokes 15 July 1841
a. Amanda b. ca 1843 Al
b. Moses b. ca. 1845 Al
c. Mary E. b ca 1848 Al
d.Julia A. b ca. 1853 Al
e. James D. b. ca.1856 Al
f.Sarah A. b. ca 1858 Al
7. Nancy A. Bush b. ca 1825 Al. m. James Houston 1843 He was b. 1818 N.C.
a. Hannah b. ca.1844 Al
b.Mosby (Mosley ?) b. ca 1845 Al
c.Edward b. ca 1847 Al.
d. Julia b. ca 1848 Al
8. Moses E. Jr.
9.Julia R. Bush b ca.1829 Al m. Harrell Flowers 1846 son of Abner and Rebecca
Flowers.He m. 2nd Elizabeth Harrod
Known issue by he and Julia.a.Frances b ca 1848 Al b.Cinthia b ca 1849
Al-c.Harrel b. ca 1850 Al d. Georgian b. ca 1853 Al e. John W. b ca. 1855 Al
f. Nina Amanda b. ca 1857 Al. g. Joseph b ca 1859 Al
Jane C. or E. Bush b 4 Apr 1830 Al. d. 27 Jan 1907m.James Orr 1846 .He was b.
in Ireland 1821 She m. 2nd Herbert Tiller .She is buried in Rocky Mount
Known Issue by her and 1st husband:-a.William Orr b1852-b. James b ca. 1853
Al.- c. Elizabeth.
Well, this goes on and on.It has the children of Moses and and his 2nd wife
Nancy and thier children and thier children ect;
If this is your line I would be happy to send it all to you.