Rush Wade Madison

16 April 1901–4 June 1963 (Age 62)
Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Rush Wade

When Rush Wade Madison was born on 16 April 1901, in Michigan, United States, his father, William A Madison, was 35 and his mother, Nellie Belle Smith, was 32. He married E Lucille Maxwell on 26 May 1928, in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States. He lived in Almena Township, Van Buren, Michigan, United States in 1910 and Gunplain Township, Allegan, Michigan, United States for about 20 years. He died on 4 June 1963, in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Hillside Cemetery, Gunplain Township, Allegan, Michigan Territory, United States.

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Rush Wade Madison
E Lucille Maxwell
Marriage: 26 May 1928

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land
Age 1
A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1903 · Ford Motor Company
Age 2
"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War
Age 17
To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English: metronymic from the medieval female personal name Madde, a form of Maud ( see Mould 1) or Magdalen ( see Maudlin ).

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

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Sources (6)

  • Rush Madison, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rush Madison, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rush W Madison in household of Wm Madison, "United States Census, 1910"

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