Rushie Carliece Burchfield

about 5 April 1905–February 1985 (Age 79)
Bessemer, Jefferson, Alabama, United States

The Life of Rushie Carliece

When Rushie Carliece Burchfield was born about 5 April 1905, in Bessemer, Jefferson, Alabama, United States, her father, Chance L Birchfield, was 53 and her mother, Ann Jordan, was 49. She married Joseph Milton Harmon , Sr. on 2 September 1923, in Short Creek, Jefferson, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Election Precinct 5, Jefferson, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. She died in February 1985, in Mulga, Jefferson, Alabama, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Alliance, Jefferson, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Milton Harmon , Sr.
1904–1968
Rushie Carliece Burchfield
1905–1985
Marriage: 2 September 1923
Joseph William Harmon
1924–1999
Joseph Milton Harmon , Jr.
1926–1971
James Benton Harmon
1928–1996
Charles Thomas Harmon
1935–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 September 1923
Short Creek, Jefferson, Alabama, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Chance L Birchfield

    Male1852–1916Male

    Ann Jordan

    Female1856–1938Female

siblings

(5)

    Mary J Birchfield

    Female1884–1936Female

    Adeline "Addie" Birchfield

    Female1890–1941Female

    May Birchfield

    Female1894–Female

    Male1899–1976Male

    Female1905–1985Female

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1907

Age 2

Historical Boundaries - 1907: Jefferson, Alabama, United States
1927

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various minor places called Birchfield, from Old English birce ‘birch’ + feld ‘open country’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rusha Harmon in household of Melton Harmon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rushie Harman in household of Joseph M Harman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rushia Burchfield in entry for Joseph William Harmon and Betty Frances Higgins, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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