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Pvt Lewis Augustus Edy Bushong, Sr

Pvt Lewis Augustus Edy Bushong, Sr

Ross County, Ohio, USA
Death 5 Apr 1863 (aged 44)
Lexington-Fayette, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 62323052 · View Source
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Father: John Bushong
Mother: Eleanor Rush


Married: Phebe Haines on 10/28/1846 in Logan Co Ohio.


1. Henry Gustave Bushong (1847-1891)

2. Joseph Allen Bushong (1848)
1860 census Logan Co Ohio. age 11

3. William A Bushong (1850-1930)

4. Mary Elizabeth Bushong (1852-?) m-Samuel Early

5. Lewis Augustus Edy Bushong Jr(12/22/1854-1/28/1942)
Moved 1900 to Mt Pleasant Michigan

6. Rachel Sabrina Bushong (1857) m-Wm Coffell

7. Ezram Branson Crow Bushong (1860-6/30/1908)m-Sarah Evans
Moved to MI 1900

8. Walter McClelland Bushong (1862-1933)


1860 Bokes Creek Twp Logan Co Ohio
Lewis Bushong 41 M Ohio
Phebe Bushong 33 F Ohio
Henry Bushong 13 M Ohio
Joseph Bushong 11 M Ohio
William Bushong 9 M Ohio
Mary Bushong 7 F Ohio
Lewis Bushong 6 M Ohio
Rachel Bushong 3 Ohio
Esrum Bushong 6mths Ohio

1870 Bokes Creek Twp Ridgeway Logan Ohio
Phebe Bushing F 43 Ohio
Henry J Bushing M 23 Ohio
Wm Bushing M 20 Ohio
Mary Bushing F 17 Ohio
Lewis Bushing M 14 Ohio
Rachel Bushing F 13 Ohio
Ezrain Bushing M 10 Ohio
Walter Bushing M 8 Ohio
Joseph Harris M 83 Virginia

1880 Ridgeway Logan Co Mi
Phebe Bushong Self F 53 Ohio
Lewis Bushong Son M 25 Ohio
Ezram Bushong Son M 20 Ohio
Sabina Coffel Daughter F 23 Ohio
Walter M Bushong Son M 18 Ohio
Effie Bushong Granddaughter F 5 Ohio

Cemetery records states:
L. Burhong, burial 4/5/1863. Disposition number 2869. Interment Location Section N Lot National, Grave?
Late Residence- Co I 45th Ohio.
Death Lexington KY Hospital
Married Phoebe Haines 10/25/1846 Logan Co Ohio
Enlisted by Ezram Branson Crow 8/8/1862 Ohio.

Note: I checked the registry of the Co I 45th Ohio and no Burhong, listed, but there is Lewis Bushong.

Description from military records: Height 5'6, Dark Complexion, Eyes Black, Hair Dark.

Name: Lewis Bushong
Spouse's Name: Phebe Haines
Event Date: 28 Oct 1846
Event Place: Logan, Ohio

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  • Created by: Bushong Weiss
  • Added: 29 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62323052
  • Bushong Weiss
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Lewis Augustus Edy Bushong, Sr (9 May 1818–5 Apr 1863), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62323052, citing Lexington National Cemetery, Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Bushong Weiss (contributor 47042370) .