Henry Bushong

Henry Bushong

Birth
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 9 Feb 1870 (aged 86)
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 37497619 · View Source
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Henry Bushong husband to first Sarah Gilbert and second to Esther Valentine. Son of John Bushong and Eve Dorothea Eckman Bushong.

Henry Bushong and his family, were well known and active Conductors on the Underground Railroad from the beginning of the 1830's or earlier. Some of their expoits are documented in the History of the Underground Railroad in Chester and the Neighboring Counties of Pennsylvania, by Robert Clemen Smedley.



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Died 2nd m 9th 1870

Aged 86 y 11 m 1D


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  • Maintained by: Rick Bushong
  • Originally Created by: Eliz Davis Hanebury
  • Added: 25 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 37497619
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Bushong (8 Mar 1783–9 Feb 1870), Find A Grave Memorial no. 37497619, citing Bart Friends Meeting House Cemetery, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Rick Bushong (contributor 47326612) .