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Peter Bush
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Birth: 1763
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug., 1841
Roanoke County
Virginia, USA

Aged 78 yrs

Peter and Alice married in Lancaster County, VA on the 30th of August 1794. Six children and his wife Alice, were listed in Peter's will, which was written November 27, 1840, proved August 25, 1841 and is located in Roanoke County Will Book B, p. l:

Thomas J.
Elizabeth married to James Stewart
and Sarah Ann
married to William Gish

He and his family lived in a log home that was later replaced by a brick one after his death. It was located "2 miles east of Vinton, Virginia, on Stewartsville Rd. and southeast intersection of Old Blue Ridge Rd. on a hill, near Wolf Creek".

VA marriage records
VA Death Records
WPA Survey, The Bush Home
Tombstone transcription 
Family links: 
  Alice Rivier/Rivers Bush
  Thomas Johnston Bush (1797 - 1865)*
  Griffin Bush (1812 - 1883)*
*Calculated relationship
Tribute of respect to P. Bush Aged 78 years. by R. & G. Bush (Robert and Griffin)
Blue Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery
Roanoke County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Diane Simmons
Record added: Apr 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51423428
Peter Bush
Added by: Diane Simmons
Peter Bush
Added by: Mary "Sandy" Goodwin Cooper
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- Diane Simmons
 Added: Oct. 5, 2012

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