|Birth: ||May 20, 1814|
|Death: ||Jan. 4, 1889|
2nd wife of John Shearer Bush, Sr. November 1, 1848 in Alexandia, near Keokuk, Iowa. She was previously married to William Nichols in Chambersburg, Clark Co., Missouri. He was born in Scotland and died in 1838 4 months after their marriage. She bore him a daughter,Willie Ann Nichols, January 13, 1839, Chambersburg, Clark Co., Missouri who married William H. Whaley, November 1, 1859. Mahala Jane died in the home of her daughter at Spaulding. She had four children by John Shearer Bush, Sr.:
Dr. Franklin Worthington Bush, October 24, 1850 at Bush homestead, Miller Township, Marion Co., Missouri.
Charles Edward Bush, December 11, 1853.
Laura Belle Bush, January 13, 1856 at Bush homestead, Miller Township, Marion Co., Missouri.
Rosie May Bush, April 29, 1860 at Bush homestead, Miller Township, Marion Co., Missouri.
Created by: David L. Bush
Record added: Oct 21, 2004
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