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Jabez A. "Jabby" Bush
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Birth: Apr., 1857
Mohawk Village
Coshocton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 28, 1929
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA

Jabez A. Bush, son of Zachariah Bush and Mariah McNabb, married Mary Margaret Fry, daughter of Jonathan Fry and Elizabeth Boothe, on Feb 5, 1881, in Knox County, Ohio.
Obituary Notice Monday, Dec. 30, 1929,
The Times Recorder, Zanesville, OH
Jabez A. Bush Dies on Saturday Night
"The death of Jabez A. Bush, called Jabby, aged 72 years, occurred Saturday night at the county home for the poor on Newark Road, after a three months' illness. He was proprietor of a second hand store on Underwood Street until his removal to the country several years ago. He leaves a sister, Mrs. Minnie Mitchell, of this city. The body was taken to the Hearing Funeral Home, South Fifth Street, pending funeral arrangements.

On March 24, 1894, his 65 acre farm in Bedford Twp., Coshocton Co., OH, was sold at sheriff's auction.

According to a divorce petition filed by his wife, Margaret, in Dec. 1902, he willfully deserted her on September 26, 1895, without just cause, and contributed nothing to her support. They had six surviving children ranging in age from 13 years to 4 months.

Jabez was located in the 1900 census in Creighton Twp., Knox Co., Nebraska, occupation veterinary service.
He was located in the 1910 census in Silver Lake Twp., Shawnee, Kansas, occupation laborer.

No 1920 census record found.

He returned to OH late in life and lived in Zanesville where he owned and operated a second hand store.
He was estranged from his family, and he also left a trail of convictions with the law.

Names of children

Arla May Bush (Fry), William Rolley Bush, Loda Echo Bush, Dempsey Regina Bush (Hinkin), Harrison Bush, Russell V. Bush, Nettie Pearl Bush (Harding).
Family links: 
  Zachariah Bush (1831 - 1911)
  Mariah McNabb Bush (1833 - 1889)
  Mary Margaret Fry Dickerson (1857 - 1921)*
  Arla May Bush Fry (1881 - 1971)*
  William Rolley Bush (1883 - 1965)*
  Loda Echo Lodie Bush (1886 - 1906)*
  Dempsey Regina Bush Hinkin (1887 - 1971)*
  Harrison J Bush (1889 - 1930)*
  Russell V Bush (1891 - 1891)*
  Nettie Pearl Bush Harding (1895 - 1927)*
  John Marion Bush (1854 - 1930)*
  Jabez A. Bush (1857 - 1929)
  Sarah Agnes Bush Barrett (1859 - 1931)*
  Nettie A Bush Kuhn (1860 - 1951)*
  Benjamin Bush (1862 - 1919)*
  Ulysses Grant Bush (1865 - 1949)*
  Ning T Bush (1872 - 1955)*
  Minnie D. Bush Mitchell (1877 - 1961)*
  Louisa Bush (1891 - 1894)**
  Zachariah A. Bush (1894 - 1945)**
*Calculated relationship
Aged 73y
Greenwood Cemetery
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA
Maintained by: Susie Cue
Originally Created by: Robert "Rob" Weller
Record added: Jul 25, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7708573
Jabez A. Jabby Bush
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Jabez A. Jabby Bush
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