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Sarah Ellen Evans Bushong
Birth: Jan. 9, 1872
Logan County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1911
Traverse City
Grand Traverse County
Michigan, USA

Death Certificate for Sarah E. Bushong
Issued by Grand Traverse Co., MI.
Sarah E. Bushong
Died 30 Nov 1911
She was Widowed 41 Yrs of age
Cause of death: Influenza
Place of death: Traverse City, MI
Born: OH
No other info given.

From the State Hospital records:
Sarah E Bushong of Emmitt Co., MI, Case #5086 was admitted on 1 Oct 1909 at 5:30 p.m. She was widowed, 39 years of age. Cause of mental illness was Epilepsy. Family contact was listed as Nancy Bushong (daughter) of Onaway, MI. Sarah died at 12:30 a.m. on 30 Nov 1911. Sarah was buried in the Northern Michigan Asylum Cemetery, grave # 131 on 2 Dec 1911, after nothing was heard from relatives. The Northern Michigan Asylum Cemetery is a section in the Oakwood City Cemetery in Traverse City

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Sarah E. Evans
Home in 1880: Bokes Creek, Logan, Ohio
Age: 8
Estimated birth year: abt 1872
Birthplace: Ohio
Relation to head-of-household: Daughter
Father's name: Freelinghisen
Father's birthplace: Ohio
Mother's name: Eliza
Mother's birthplace: Ohio
Marital Status: Single
Race: White Gender: Female
Household Members: Name Age
Freelinghisen Evans 33
Eliza Evans 35
Sarah E. Evans 8
Chas. A. Evans 7
Jas. J. Evans 5
Wm Evans 2 mos
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1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Sarah E Bushong
Age in 1910: 39
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1871
Birthplace: Ohio
Relation to Head of House: Inmate
(Listed as Ward of City)
Home in 1910: State Hospital, Traverse City, Ward 3, Grand Traverse Co., MI
Marital Status: Widowed
Race: White
Gender: Female
Household Members:
There are 35 pages of census taken at the facility, not all pages full of names, approx. 1200 inmates.
Source: This 1910 census taken on 20 Apr 1910, at the Northern Michigan Asylum, Traverse City MI, Page 3B, Line 88, Supervisor District #130, Enumeration District #57.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ezram Branson Crow Bushong (1860 - 1908)
 
 Children:
  Clarence Alfred Bushong (1888 - 1937)*
  Nancy Anna Bushong Smillie (1889 - 1952)*
  Neal Evert Bushong (1893 - 1947)*
  Kearney Holloween Bushong (1896 - 1968)*
  Ezram Branson Crow Bushong (1906 - 1906)*
  Florence Helen Bushong (1906 - 1906)*
  Mamie Victoria Bushong Sheldon (1907 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Traverse City
Grand Traverse County
Michigan, USA
Plot: #131 of the Northern Michigan Asylum Cemetery
 
Created by: Karen Darwin Robert
Record added: Nov 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62361137
Sarah Ellen <i>Evans</i> Bushong
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