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Pvt Lewis Augustus Edy Bushong, Sr
Birth: May 9, 1818
Ross County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 1863
Lexington-Fayette
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA

Mother: Eleanor Rush
Father: John Bushong

Married: Phebe Haines on 10/28/1846 in Logan Co Ohio.

Children:

1. Henry Gustave Bushong, (1847-1891)

2. Joseph Allen Bushong, 1848
No Information

3. William A Bushong (1850-1930

4. Mary Elizabeth Bushong, (1852-?)
Married Samuel Early

5. Lewis Augustus Edy Bushong Jr.,(12/22/1854-1/28/1942)
Moved 1900 to Mt Pleasant, Michigan

6. Rachel Sabrina Bushong, 1857
Married Wm Coffell

7. Ezram Branson Crow Bushong, (1860-6/30/1908)
Moved to MI 1900

8. Walter McClelland Bushong, (1862-1933

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Reference

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1860

1870 Bokes Creek Twp, Ridgeway, Logan., Ohio
Phebe Bushing F 43 Ohio
Henry J Bushing M 23 Ohio
Wm Bushing M 20 Ohio
Mary Bushing F 17 Ohio
Lewis Bushing M 14 Ohio
Rachel Bushing F 13 Ohio
Ezrain Bushing M 10 Ohio
Walter Bushing M 8 Ohio
Joseph Harris M 83 Virginia

1880 Ridgeway Logan Co Mi
Phebe Bushong Self F 53 Ohio
Lewis Bushong Son M 25 Ohio
Ezram Bushong Son M 20 Ohio
Sabina Coffel Daughter F 23 Ohio
Walter M Bushong Son M 18 Ohio
Effie Bushong Granddaughter F 5 Ohio


References:

Cemetery Records, Pension Records, Marriage Records, Military Records, Death Notice from Second Lt. Alfred Bary Co. I 45th Ohio.

Cemetery records states:
L. Burhong, burial 4/5/1863. Disposition number 2869. Interment Location Section N Lot National, Grave?
Late Residence- Co I 45th Ohio.
Death Lexington KY Hospital
Married Phoebe Haines 10/25/1846 Logan Co Ohio
Enlisted by Ezram Branson Crow 8/8/1862 Ohio.

Note: I checked the registry of the Co I 45th Ohio and there is no Burhong, listed, but there is Lewis Bushong.

Description from military records: Height 5'6, Dark Complexion, Eyes Black, Hair Dark.

Mariage:
Name: Lewis Bushong
Spouse's Name: Phebe Haines
Event Date: 28 Oct 1846
Event Place: Logan, Ohio

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Bushong (1797 - 1885)
  Eleanor Ruth Rush Bushong (1789 - 1829)
 
 Spouse:
  Phoebe S Haines Bushong (1827 - 1890)*
 
 Children:
  Henry Gustave Bushong (1847 - 1891)*
  William A Bushong (1850 - 1930)*
  Mary Elizabeth Bushong Early (1852 - ____)*
  Lewis Augustus Edy Bushong (1854 - 1942)*
  Ezram Branson Crow Bushong (1860 - 1908)*
  Walter McClelland Bushong (1862 - 1933)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Andrew Bushong (1817 - 1889)*
  Lewis Augustus Edy Bushong (1818 - 1863)
  Julia Bushong Van Voorhis (1821 - 1852)*
  Elizabeth Bushong Haines (1823 - 1889)*
  James Bushong (1828 - 1849)*
  George W Bushong (1834 - 1909)**
  Peter B. Bushong (1836 - 1924)**
  John D Bushong (1838 - 1912)**
  Samuel Bushong (1841 - 1925)**
  Matilda Ann Bushong Stallings (1850 - 1930)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Lexington National Cemetery
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Bushong Weiss
Record added: Nov 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62323052
Pvt Lewis Augustus Edy Bushong, Sr
Added by: Bushong Weiss
 
Pvt Lewis Augustus Edy Bushong, Sr
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Added by: R & S Fine
 
 
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- Dorese Morgan
 Added: Jan. 9, 2013

- Bushong Weiss
 Added: Nov. 23, 2012
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