Isaac Wilson Rush

7 April 1870–30 November 1937 (Age 67)
Madison Township, Clarion, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Isaac Wilson

When Isaac Wilson Rush was born on 7 April 1870, in Madison Township, Clarion, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Isaac Wilson Rush, was 51 and his mother, Clarissa Matilda Hine, was 30. He married Ida Zelma Fitz Randolph on 11 October 1893, in New Athens, Madison Township, Clarion, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1870. He died on 30 November 1937, in East Brady, Clarion, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Wilson Rush
1870–1937
Ida Zelma Fitz Randolph
1866–1948
Marriage: 11 October 1893
Clyde Legrand Rush
1895–1969
Hugh Wilson Rush
1897–1973
Maysie Marian Rush
1899–1978
Archibald Vin Russell Rush
1901–1965
Ila Blanche Rush
1903–1944
Olive Minerva Rush
1904–1997
Wilbur Theodore Rush
1907–1983

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 October 1893
New Athens, Madison Township, Clarion, Pennsylvania, United States
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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 7

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 20

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived among rushes, from Middle English rush (a collective singular, Old English rysc), or perhaps an occupational name for someone who wove mats, baskets, and other articles out of rushes.2 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruis ‘descendant of Ros’, a personal name perhaps derived from ros ‘wood’. In Connacht it has also been used as a translation of Ó Luachra ( see Loughrey ).3 Irish: Anglicized form (translation) of Gaelic Ó Fuada, ‘descendant of Fuada’ a personal name meaning ‘hasty’, ‘rushing’ ( see Foody ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Isaac W Rush, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Isaac W Rush, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Isaac W Rush, "United States Census, 1910"

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