Martin Benjamin Bushman

5 February 1841–31 October 1927 (Age 86)
Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Martin Benjamin

When Martin Benjamin Bushman was born on 5 February 1841, in Bart Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Martin Bushman, was 38 and his mother, Elizabeth Degen, was 38. He married Lucinda Ladelia Goodwin on 21 March 1863, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Lehi Ward 2, Utah, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 31 October 1927, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Lehi City Cemetery, Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Martin Benjamin Bushman
Martha Worlton
Marriage: 2 March 1867
James Albert Bushman
John Benjamin Bushman
Alva Alonzo Bushman
Flora Elizabeth Bushman
Eugene Worlton Bushman
Annie Lois Bushman
Martha Emma Bushman
Cyrus William Bushman
Drucella Jane Bushman
Vera Bushman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 March 1867Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 22
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Buschmann .

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

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    Story Highlight

    “With tired limbs and glad hearts”

    Happy Pioneer Day! I found this account of my 3rd Great-grandparents, a Life sketch of Martin and Elizabeth Bushman by Martin Benjamin Bushmanin, in a copy of John Bushman’s edited diary, which was c …

    Sources (45)

    • Martin B Bushman, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Martin B. Bushman in entry for Martha Worlton Bushman, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Martin Bushman in household of Martin Bushman, "United States Census, 1850"

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