John H. Bush

1844–
Alabama, United States

The Life of John H.

When John H. Bush was born in 1844, in Alabama, United States, his father, Solomon Harrison Bush, was 32 and his mother, Mary Ann Long, was 26. He married Martha J. Black on 15 August 1865. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

John H. Bush
1844–
Martha J. Black
1848–
Marriage: 15 August 1865
Robert E. Lee Bush
1867–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 August 1865
Coosa,Alabama
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 5

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 31

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

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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Sources (3)

  • John H. Bush, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • John H. Bush, "Alabama Marriages, 1816-1957"
  • John H. Bush, "Alabama, Marriages, 1816-1957"

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