Frederick James Bush

30 June 1838–5 December 1914 (Age 76)
Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Frederick James

Frederick James Bush was born on 30 June 1838, in Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom as the son of William Bush and Elizabeth Kibbey. He had at least 1 son with Miranda K. Zollars. He lived in Denver, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States in 1900 and Arvada, Jefferson, Colorado, United States in 1910. He died on 5 December 1914, at the age of 76.

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Frederick James Bush
Miranda K. Zollars
Frank James Bush

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Parents and Siblings

    William Bush


    Elizabeth Kibbey




World Events (8)

1839 · The Rebecca Riots Take Place

Age 1

The Rebecca Riots were a group of protests in west Wales from 1839-1843. The people involved were mostly poor farmers, primarily men dressed as women. The group was called “Rebecca and her daughters”, a title believed to have come the book of Genesis. They mostly fought against the toll-gates. There is only record of one death during the riots: a young Sarah Williams had been warned that the rioters were coming, but upon refusing to leave, was killed.

Age 5

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a bushy area or thicket, from Middle English bush(e) ‘bush’ (probably from Old Norse buskr, or an unrecorded Old English busc); alternatively, it may derive from Old Norse Buski used as a personal name.2 Americanized spelling of German Busch .

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

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  • Frederick J Bush, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Fred J Bush, "United States Census, 1900"

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