Ethel Chrisman

11 March 1890–February 1981 (Age 90)
Texas, United States

The Life of Ethel

When Ethel Chrisman was born on 11 March 1890, in Texas, United States, her father, Yell S Chrissman, was 30 and her mother, Martha Jane Ammons, was 24. She married James Logan Rush on 20 January 1907, in Newton, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in McIntosh, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Barton Township, McIntosh, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died in February 1981, in United States, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

James Logan Rush
1884–1951
Ethel Chrisman
1890–1981
Marriage: 20 January 1907
Perry Joseph Rush
1907–1908
Artie May Rush
1909–1912
Geneva J Rush
1911–1993
Mildred Rush
1914–
Dorothy Rush
1917–
James Odell Rush
1927–2004
Cordell Logan Rush
1931–2005

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 January 1907
Newton, Arkansas, United States
children

(7)

    Perry Joseph Rush

    Male1907–1908Male

    Artie May Rush

    Female1909–1912Female

    Female1911–1993Female

    Mildred Rush

    Female1914–Female

    Dorothy Rush

    Female1917–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Yell S Chrissman

    Male1860–1894Male

    Female1865–1944Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 4

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 14

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 24

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Name Meaning

1 Respelling of German Christmann .2 Respelling of English Christman .3 Respelling of Slovenian Križman ( see Krizman 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ethel Rush in household of James L Rush, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ethel Rush in household of James Rush, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ethel Chrisman in household of Martha J Earp, "United States Census, 1900"

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