Harold E Rush

13 February 1907–19 December 1960 (Age 53)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Harold E

When Harold E Rush was born on 13 February 1907, in Illinois, United States, his father, William David Rush, was 51 and his mother, Mary Emma Jones, was 41. He married Lenore Gertrude McCalla on 25 December 1927, in Grant Township, Vermilion, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Hoopeston, Grant Township, Vermilion, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 19 December 1960, in St. Joseph, Berrien, Michigan, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Coloma, Berrien, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold E Rush
Lenore Gertrude McCalla
Marriage: 25 December 1927
Harold E Rush Jr
Ronald Dean Rush

Spouse and Children

25 December 1927
Grant Township, Vermilion, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William David Rush





    Edith Viola Rush


    Grace M Rush


    Lula Jane Rush


    Elmer Enos Rush



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Upper Twin Falls Bridge

Age 3

The Upper Twin Falls Bridge which connected Breitung Township, Michigan, to Florence County, Wisconsin. The through-truss bridge spanned the Menominee River and was completed in 1910. The bridge was closed to through traffic in 1971 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 16

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived among rushes, from Middle English rush (a collective singular, Old English rysc), or perhaps an occupational name for someone who wove mats, baskets, and other articles out of rushes.2 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruis ‘descendant of Ros’, a personal name perhaps derived from ros ‘wood’. In Connacht it has also been used as a translation of Ó Luachra ( see Loughrey ).3 Irish: Anglicized form (translation) of Gaelic Ó Fuada, ‘descendant of Fuada’ a personal name meaning ‘hasty’, ‘rushing’ ( see Foody ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harold Rush, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harold E Rush in household of William D Rush, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Harold Rush in household of William D Rush, "United States Census, 1920"

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