|Birth: ||Apr. 7, 1825|
|Death: ||May 12, 1888|
The son of Albert and Annie Rust, he earned his Medical Degree from Jefferson Medical College in 1846 and married Mary M. Wood in 1847. He practiced in Page County. In November of 1861 he went to Mount Jackson as a contract physician with the Confederate Army to serve at the Military Hospital there. In September of 1862 he traveled to Lynchburg as Acting Assistant Surgeon at the General hospital there. By March of 1864, he was a member of the Virginia House of Delegates from Page County. After the War, he retired and lived out his life in Luray.
From: Hambrecht, F.T. & Koste, J.L., Biographical register of physicians who served the Confederacy in a medical capacity. Unpublished database.
Mary Mahala Wood Rust (1828 - 1901)*
Julia Rust Wharton*
Green Hill Cemetery
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Feb 21, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8423698
NOT a son of Albert and Annie, but brother to Gen. Albert Rust. Both Albert and George William Rust were sons of William Rust & Elizabeth Rector.|
Added: Nov. 29, 2014
Added: May. 11, 2011
Served in the Confederate Army|
Added: Feb. 6, 2010
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