When Elizabeth Sarah Lush was born on 16 August 1861, in North Bierley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Samuel Priestley Lush, was 36 and her mother, Susannah Salter, was 34. She married Charles Henry Street on 18 May 1884, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and Fairfield, Connecticut, United States in 1920. She died on 11 July 1944, in Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Saint Michaels Cemetery, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States.
English: nickname from Middle English lush ‘loose, relaxed, slack’.
Probably an Americanized form of German Lüsch (see Lusch ).