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Irene Lawton Rushing
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Birth: Jul. 11, 1895
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 7, 1969
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

Irene Lawton-Rushing was born in New Orleans, LA. Her father was James Lawton, Jr. and her mother was Caroline(Carrie)Courtney-Lawton of South Carolina. Their home was in Algiers, LA. Upon their deaths they were interned in the family plot in Orleans Parish at St Patrick's Cemetery #1 in Section 5. James and Carrie's parents were native to Ireland, per the census report.

Irene's siblings were
Lillian A Lawton-b.Aug 24, 1889,
James Lawton-b.June 3, 1891,
Leona Lawton-b.Sept 22, 1893,
Maud Rema Lawton-Allen-b.October 1, 1897,
Carrie Lawton-b.March 5, 1899,
Loretta Lawton-b.Nov 15, 1900,
Michael Joseph Lawton-b.Nov 5, 1902, and
Mary Olga Bernadette Lawton-b.Nov 6, 1906.

Irene's daughter, Irma Rushing's first husband is unknown. However, they had a daughter, Susan. Later Irma married her first cousin, Buster Rushing. They had a daughter, Cathy. Cathy and Susan reportedly married brothers. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Lawton (1860 - 1921)
  Caroline (Carrie) Courtney Lawton (1866 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Eugene Rushing (1887 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lillian Agnes Lawton Treloar (1889 - 1967)*
  James Joseph Lawton (1891 - ____)*
  Irene Lawton Rushing (1895 - 1969)
  Rema Maud Lawton Allen (1897 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Patrick Cemetery #1
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: Section 05 - Facing RHS on Curve Road
 
Created by: Mickie Allen Leonard (He...
Record added: Jul 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55314107
 


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 Added: Aug. 27, 2014
 
 
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