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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
Spraggs
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA

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

AGED SPRAGGS
MAN FATALLY
HURT BY AUTO

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.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Harriet Knight Rush (1857 - 1940)
 
 Children:
  Floyd D. Rush (1889 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pursley Church Cemetery
Oak Forest
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
Record added: Apr 09, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108064979
Jesse M. Rush
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