Andrew William Roush

16 March 1775–27 August 1854 (Age 79)
Northumberland, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Andrew William

When Andrew William Roush was born on 16 March 1775, in Northumberland, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John George Casper Roush, was 21 and his mother, Christina Morr, was 17. He married Catherine Shenk about 1796. They were the parents of at least 13 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Scott Township, Sandusky, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Michigan, United States in 1870. He died on 27 August 1854, in Hastings, Barry, Michigan, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Hastings, Barry, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew William Roush
1775–1854
Catherine Shenk
1778–1849
Marriage: about 1796
Christine Roush
1797–
Roush
1810–
John L Roush Sr
1799–1871
Christene Roush
1799–1871
Philip Roush
1800–
Thomas Roush
1802–
Philip Roush
1803–1852
Andreas Rausch
1803–
George Roush
1805–1885
William Roush
1806–
Catherine Roush
1809–1903
Andrew Roush
1812–
Roush
1813–
Michael Roush
1815–1899
Conrad Roush
1815–1890
Andrew Roush
1816–
Roush
1819–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1796
children

(17)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Margaretha Mary Roush

    Female1772–1860Female

    Male1775–1854Male

    John Martin Roush

    Male1778–1852Male

    John Martin Roush

    Male1778–1862Male

    George Rousch

    Male1780–1862Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 1

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 1

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 25

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Rausch or possibly of French Rouch.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Andrew Roush in household of Conrad Roush, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Andrew Roush in household of Michael Roush, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Andrew William Roush, "Find A Grave Index"

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