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Biographical Sketch of Bush Bros.

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Bush Bros., farm and stock; P. O. Charleston; David, John and Nelson; David was born in Northampton Co., Penn., March 1, 1832. He married Miss Elinor Stiff Jan. 28, 1864; she was born in Perry Co., Ohio; they have five children – four living, viz., Lillie D., John H., Eliza M. and Mary F.; he lived two years in Pennsylvania, when, with his parents, he moved to Ohio, and, in 1838, they came to Illinois and settled in Edgar Co., where they lived until 1849, when they came to Coles Co., and settled about two and a half miles west of Charleston, and in 1854, they came to Seven Hickory, and settled near the present place. John H. Bush was born in Perry Co., Ohio, Oct. 5, 1837. He married Miss Polly Ann Jarvis Oct. 27, 1874; she was born in Illinois; they have one child, viz., Loyal Nelson; in 1862, he enlisted in the 123d Ill. Inf.; was in the service three years; after one year’s service he was sent to the hospital, remaining six months; was then transferred to Invalid Corps, and acted as guard. Nelson Bush was born in Edgar Co., Ill., May 8, 1846, and in company with his brothers has always lived with his parents; their parents, Jonathan and Eliza Lee...

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Biographical Sketch of J. I. Ayer

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now J. I. Ayer, book and music store, Mattoon; was born in Medford, Mass., Feb. 3, 1854. In 1866, the family moved to Elizabeth, N. J.; in addition to his common-school education, he enjoyed the advantages of a boarding-school at Nazareth, Penn.; this school was of a military character, and he here pursued a course in civil engineering; at the age of 15 years he entered the firm of Roberts & Co. (dealers in books and stationery), at Elizabeth, N. J., to take charge of his father’s interest, he being a member of the firm. In the fall of 1870, he came West to Illinois, and settled in Mattoon, and engaged in engineering on the Decatur, Mattoon & Sullivan and the Grayville & Mattoon Railroads; he was thus employed about three years; in 1874, he was employed as book-keeper in the Essex House, and remained till March, 1878; in November, 1877, he purchased his present business, and since March, 1878, has given it his personal supervision. He was married in August, 1876, to Mary L. Cleveland, a native of Melrose, Mass.; has one daughter-Mary L., born Aug. 20, 1878. Mr. Ayer is a relative of the world-renowned Dr. J. C. Ayer, of Lowell,...

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Northampton County, Pennsylvania Census Records

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now 1790 Northampton County, Pennsylvania Census Records Free 1790 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  Hosted at USGenWeb Census Project Index, 1 of 5 Index, 2 of 5 Index, 3 of 5 Index, 4 of 5 Index, 5 of 5 Townships 1 of 5 Townships 2 of 5 Townships 3 of 5 Townships 4 of 5 Townships 5 of 5 Hosted at Pennsylvania USGenWeb Archives Census Index A-E Census Index F-J Census Index K-Q Census Index R-S Census Index T-Z File 1 of 5 File 2 of 5 File 3 of 5 File 4 of 5 File 5 of 5 Hosted at Census Guide 1800 U.S. Census Guide 1800 Northampton County, Pennsylvania Census Records Free 1800 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  Hosted at USGenWeb Census Project Partial File 1 of 2 File 2 of 2 Hosted at Pennsylvania USGenWeb Archives Census Images Partial Allen Twp & Town/Twp of Bethlehem, 1 of 2 Allen Twp & Town/Twp of Bethlehem, 2 of 2 Chestnuthill Twp & Easton Boro Hosted at Census Guide 1800 U.S. Census Guide 1810 Northampton County, Pennsylvania Census Records Free 1810 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  Hosted at Pennsylvania USGenWeb Archives Schedule of Manufacturers (names of...

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Northampton County, Pennsylvania Cemetery Records

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Most of these are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. Cemeteries hosted at Northampton County PAGenWeb Project Bushkill Methodist Church Chapman Cemeteries Saylorsburg Lake View Cemetery Schoenersville Cemetery, Photos Scotch Irish Presbyterian Burial Ground St. Peter UCC Cemetery, aka Snyder Cemetery Vandergrift Cemetery Zion Stone Church Cemetery Cemeteries hosted at Northampton County Pennsylvania USGenWeb Archives Arndt’s Church Cemetery Easton Heights Cemetery Raubsville Cemetery Cemetery Photos hosted at Northampton County Pennsylvania USGenWeb Archive Allen Union Cemetery New Jerusalem Cemetery Our Lady of Hungary Cemetery Cemeteries hosted at St. Thomas UCC Old Cemetery Search by Rows Cemeteries hosted at My Pennsylvania Dutch Roots Holy Ghost Catholic Cemetery St. Josaphat’s Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery St. Michael’s Cemetery Photographs Cemeteries hosted at Stones of Faith, Pennsylvania Germans & Gravestones Gravestone Search by Location Cemeteries hosted at Frankenfield Beam Genealogy Christ Evangelical Congregation Church Cemetery Cemeteries hosted at Northampton County Cemeteries African Baptist Church Allen Family Cemetery Ames Plot Anderson Farm Arlington Cemetery Badger Graveyard near Marionville Bagwell Graveyard Bayview Cemetery at Dalby Belle Haven Cemetery Belle Haven East Cemetery (Occohannock) Blossom Acres (Yagley Farm) Brickhouse Place Brickhouse Plot Broadwater Churchyard Brownsville Cemetery Burrows Plot Cape Charles Cemetery Capeville Cemetery Capeville Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Church...

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