Jemima Bush

1795–Female
Albany, Albany, New York, United States

The Life of Jemima

Jemima Bush was born in 1795, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States. She married John Esmay in 1814, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States.

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John Esmay
1793–
Jemima Bush
1795–
Marriage: 1814

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1814
Albany, Albany, New York, United States

World Events (3)

1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 2

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

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.
1803

Age 8

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

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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