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Chester Arthur Bushong
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1880
Elizabeth
Wirt County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1890
Parkersburg
Wood County
West Virginia, USA

Chester Arthur Bushong, son of Joseph S. Bushong and Carolyn Hall Bushong.

A Boy Drowns
Parkersburg, W. Va.


Oct. 6---Chester Bushong, a little son of Mr. and Mrs. William Bushong[sic], while playing about the Little Kanawba river last evening, fell off a raft and was drowned before help could arrive. The body was recovered some time after, but life was extinct.

The Wheeling Register {West Virginia}
7 October 1890
Page 1


Newspaper is incorrect, father was Joseph S. Bushong, per death records.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Caroline Matilda Hall Bushong (1849 - 1895)
 
 Sibling:
  Chester Arthur Bushong (1880 - 1890)
  Stella Bushong (1883 - 1890)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beauchamp-Newman Cemetery
Elizabeth
Wirt County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Rick Bushong
Record added: Apr 19, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108767913
 

 
 
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