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John B. Roush
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Birth: Oct. 23, 1766
Shenandoah County
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr., 1854
Highland County
Ohio, USA


John B. Roush was residing at Salem Township, Highland County, Ohio at the time of his death.

Children: Jonas Roush, Sarah Jane Roush, Michael Roush, Catharine Roush, Henry C. Roush


John B. Roush, eldest son of Phillip Roush, was baptized at the Old Pine Church in Shenandoah Valley, Virginia. He followed his father to Adams County, Ohio, but by 1804 he had relocated his family to Hamer Township, northeast of Danville, in Highland County, Ohio, where he founded the Danville Lutheran Church.

John was married twice, his second wife Elizabeth being named in his will as receiving the entire estate. When or why his first wife died is unknown, but it is known that Magdelene Wendell Roush was the mother of all eleven of his children. John married Elizabeth in his 67th year.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Phillip Roush (1741 - 1820)
  Catharine Kelchner Roush (1744 - 1823)
 
 Spouses:
  Magdalena Wendell Roush (1768 - 1833)
  Elizabeth Schultz Roush
 
 Children:
  Jonas Roush (____ - 1883)*
  George Roush (1794 - 1860)*
  Johanes "John" Roush (1801 - 1887)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Roush (____ - 1861)*
  John B. Roush (1766 - 1854)
  Susannah Roush Pence (1770 - 1851)*
  Michael Roush (1772 - 1852)*
  Philip Roush (1774 - 1858)*
  Catharine Roush Zerkel (1777 - 1860)*
  Sarah Roush Will (1782 - 1822)*
  Mary Magdalena Roush Sisson (1783 - 1867)*
  George Roush (1788 - 1855)*
  Hannah Roush Roush (1790 - 1876)*
  Jonas Roush (1793 - 1832)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

Barr Cemetery is located in western Hamer Township, Highland County, Ohio, just east of Salem Township.
 
Burial:
Barr Cemetery
Highland County
Ohio, USA
Plot: VERIFY
 
Created by: Robert V Darst
Record added: Dec 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62686102
John B. Roush
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