Byron Rushing

8 August 1923–14 February 1989 (Age 65)
Springfield, Livingston, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Byron

When Byron Rushing was born on 8 August 1923, his father, Curtis Rushing, was 32 and his mother, Estella Susan Johnson, was 36. He had at least 1 daughter with Lois August Nickens. He lived in Beat 2, Walthall, Mississippi, United States in 1930 and Ward Seven, Tangipahoa, Louisiana, United States in 1940. He died on 14 February 1989, in Springfield, Livingston, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Carters Cemetery, Springfield, Livingston, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Byron Rushing
1923–1989
Lois August Nickens
1924–1986
Norma Rushing
1957–1994

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Norma Rushing

    Female1957–1994Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1890–1960Male

    Estella Susan Johnson

    Female1887–1942Female

siblings

(9)

    Mamie Rushing

    Female1913–1984Female

    Julia Rushing

    Female1915–1961Female

    Walter M. Rushing

    Male1917–1991Male

    Myra Rushing

    Female1920–Female

    Eunice Joyce Rushing

    Female1921–2014Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1925 · B.B. King is Born

Age 2

B.B. King was born on September 16, 1925, in Itta Bean, Mississippi. He was a famous American blues singer, electric guitarist, and record producer. In 1987, he inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
1927

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941

Age 18

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of the eastern German family name Rusching, a variant of Rusche 2.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Byron E Rushing in household of Curtis C Rushing, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rushing in household of Curtis Rushing, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Byron Rushing in entry for Mamie Rushing Bell, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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