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Jesse M. Rush
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1847
Wayne Township
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1936
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA

From the
Democrat Messenger
Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
(Greene County)
Monday, September 28, 1936


Jesse M. Rush, 88, Struck By
Car In Front of Home Satur-
day, County's Third Auto
Fatality in Four Days

The third auto-accident fatality to occur in Greene County in four days' time claimed the life of Jesse M. Rush, aged 88 years, father-in-law of President Paul R. Stewart of Waynesburg College, Saturday afternoon just in front of his home on the Waynesburg-Spraggs highway, near the village of Spraggs.

Mr. Rush was born near Kniceley's school in Wayne Township December 26, 1847, a son of Jesse and Susan Duvall Rush. He had been a resident of Spraggs for the past 50 years and was a retired farmer.

Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Harriett Rush; two children, Mrs. Paul R. Stewart, of Waynesburg, and Floyd D. Rush, of Spraggs; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was the last of a family of seven.
Family links: 
  Harriet Knight Rush (1857 - 1940)
  Floyd D. Rush (1889 - 1957)*
*Calculated relationship
Pursley Church Cemetery
Oak Forest
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
Record added: Apr 09, 2013
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Jesse M. Rush
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