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Chester Arthur Bushong
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1880
Wirt County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1890
Wood County
West Virginia, USA

Chester Arthur Bushong, son of Joseph S. Bushong and Carolyn Hall Bushong.

A Boy Drowns
Parkersburg, W. Va.

Oct. 6---Chester Bushong, a little son of Mr. and Mrs. William Bushong[sic], while playing about the Little Kanawba river last evening, fell off a raft and was drowned before help could arrive. The body was recovered some time after, but life was extinct.

The Wheeling Register {West Virginia}
7 October 1890
Page 1

Newspaper is incorrect, father was Joseph S. Bushong, per death records.
Family links: 
  Caroline Matilda Hall Bushong (1849 - 1895)
  Mary Mercena Jewett (1869 - 1955)*
  James S. Bushong (1871 - 1896)*
  John Nuzum Bushong (1874 - 1971)*
  Nancy H Bushong (1878 - 1967)*
  Chester Arthur Bushong (1880 - 1890)
  Harper H. Bushong (1882 - 1930)*
  Stella Bushong (1883 - 1890)*
  Stella Bushong (1884 - 1912)*
  Myrtle L Bushong (1889 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Beauchamp-Newman Cemetery
Wirt County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Rick Bushong
Record added: Apr 19, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108767913


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