Bingham Cushman

Brief Life History of Bingham

When Bingham Cushman was born on 12 November 1842, in Bayou Chicot, Evangeline, Louisiana, United States, his father, Willard Stevens Cushman, was 36 and his mother, Eliza Bingham, was 18. He married Lucy Adella Heath on 4 February 1867, in St. Landry, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in St. Landry, Louisiana, United States for about 30 years and New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States in 1900. He died on 23 March 1912, in Louisiana, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bingham Cushman
1842–1912
Lucy Adella Heath
1842–1881
Marriage: 4 February 1867
Charlotte Eliza Cushman
1868–1959
Preston Bingham Cushman
1878–1889
Esther Heath Cushman
1870–1963
Willard Stevens Cushman
1876–1926
Lucy Adella Cushman
1878–1949

Sources (26)

  • Bingham Cushman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • B Cushman, "Louisiana Parish Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • Bingham Cushman, "Louisiana, Orleans Parish Death Records and Certificates, 1835-1954"

World Events (7)

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1868 · Louisiana Is Readmitted Into the Union

Louisiana was readmitted into the Union.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Jewish Kushman .

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

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