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John Alfred Rush
Birth: Sep. 18, 1855
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA
Death: May 3, 1921
Boulder County
Colorado, USA

Longmont Ledger - 6 May 1921 - page 5
John Alfred Rush died at his home, 713 Baker Street, Tuesday 3 May 1921; aged 65 years, 7 months and 15 days. He had been a resident of Longmont for 5 years. He is survived by wife, 6 sons, Ralph, Boss, Tom, Welty, Alty and Alfred; 3 daughters, Vada, Anna and Kate.

27 July 2011 - Request by Juanita Chrz - to add the following information
John Alfred Rush was born Sept. 18, 1855 at Ft. Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas to Liza Beck and John. D. Rush. They also lived in Marion, Ark. before moving to Pulaski County, Missouri. On Aug. 26, 1880 he married Louisa Isabelle (Eliza or Belle) Sheeley in Pulaski, Missouri. They had eleven children while they farmed at Swedeborg, Missouri. In the early 1900's they moved to Pryor, Indian Territory, Okla., to be close to their oldest son James Westley and his family. In 1910 they moved to Hogan, Mayes, Okla., then in 1916 he moved the family to Longmont, Colo. to be close to their daughters. James Westley also moved his family to Colo. in 1918 to rejoin the family. He died at his home on May 21, 1921 in Longmont, Colo. He is survived by his wife Louisa; six sons, James Wesley, Alfred Cleveland, Thomas Monroe, Alty Melvin, Ralph Otis and Boss Herbert Rush; three daughters, Lepha Anna Bane, Katherine Francis Winder and Hattie LaVada Devers. He was prceded in death by his parents; one son Clarence and one daughter Gertrude Lulu Rush. He was buried at the Mountain View Cemetery in Longmont, Colo. 
Family links: 
  Louisa Isabelle Sheeley Rush (1858 - 1925)*
  Gertrude Lulu Rush (1881 - 1899)*
  James Wesley Rush (1882 - 1961)*
  Lepha Anna Rush Bane (1883 - 1950)*
  Alfred Clifford Rush (1885 - 1970)*
  Katherine Frances Rush Winder (1887 - 1931)*
  Hattie LaVada Rush Charboneau (1890 - 1983)*
  Thomas Monroe Rush (1894 - 1950)*
  Alty M Rush (1896 - 1969)*
  Ralph Otis Rush (1898 - 1953)*
  Boss Herbert Rush (1900 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Mountain View Cemetery
Boulder County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Block 38 Lot14 Space7
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