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Daniel Harmon Brush
Birth: Apr. 25, 1813
Vergennes
Addison County
Vermont, USA
Death: Feb. 10, 1890
Carbondale
Jackson County
Illinois, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. A successful lawyer, he helped recruit what would become Company K of the 18th Illinois Volunteer Infantry in 1861. Commissioned Captain and commander of the Company, he would rise to Colonel and commander of the regiment during his army service. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services at the Battles of Fort Donelson and Shiloh". 
 
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 Parents:
  Elkanah Brush (1752 - 1821)
 
 Spouse:
  Julia Etherton Brush (1826 - 1867)
 
 Children:
  Frances Alathea Brush (____ - 1831)*
  Rowland E. Brush (1842 - 1847)*
  Daniel Harmon Brush (1848 - 1920)*
  Julia Maria Brush Bridges (1851 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
DANIEL H.
BRUSH
APR 25 1813
FEB 10 1890
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Carbondale
Jackson County
Illinois, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 37.72721, -89.21072
 
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Originally Created by: Bev
Record added: Jul 11, 2004
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