Ida Belle Bush

Brief Life History of Ida Belle

When Ida Belle Bush was born on 12 September 1891, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Andrew Jackson Bush Sr, was 52 and her mother, Nancy Reams, was 38. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Feland Payton Lee. She lived in Edmonson, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Rocky Hill, Edmonson, Kentucky, United States in 1930. She died on 9 June 1962, in Cave City, Barren, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Mammoth Cave Baptist Cemetery, Mammoth Cave, Edmonson, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Feland Payton Lee
1885–1933
Ida Belle Bush
1891–1962
Grawman Lee
1909–1988
Dixie Lucille Lee
1911–1990
Harry Lee
1920–1921

Sources (15)

  • Ida Lee in household of Pate Lee, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ida Bell Lee, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"
  • Ida Lee in entry for Virgil Aubrey and Dixie Lee, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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Name Meaning

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).

Americanized form (translation into English) of German Busch .

Americanized form of Czech and Slovak Buš, Búš (see Bus ).

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

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