Harriet Eleanor Fay1,2

F, #16969, b. 29 October 1829, d. 27 February 1924
Father*Samuel Howard Fay1,2 b. 21 Jul 1804, d. 16 Aug 1847
Mother*Susan Shellman1,2 b. 20 Feb 1808, d. 12 Jan 1887
Relationship17th cousin 6 times removed of Robert Michael Damon

Names and TItles

Married: Mrs. Bush.1
     Harriet Eleanor Fay, daughter of Samuel Howard Fay and Susan Shellman, was born on 29 October 1829 in Savannah, Georgia.1 Harriet Eleanor Fay was the daughter of Samuel Howard Fay and Susan Shellman.1,2 Harriet Eleanor Fay married James Smith Bush, son of Obadiah Newcomb Bush and Harriet Smith, on 24 February 1859 in New York, New York.1,2 Harriet Eleanor Fay died on 27 February 1924 in Boston, Massachusetts, at age 94.1
     Harriet Eleanor's father Samuel Howard Fay died on 16 August 1847 in Brooklyn, New York.1 Harriet Eleanor Fay became the mother of Samuel Prescott Bush on 4 October 1863.1 Harriet Eleanor's mother Susan Shellman died on 12 January 1887.1 Harriet Eleanor Fay became a widow with the death of her husband, James Smith Bush on 11 November 1889 in Ithaca, New York, at age 64.1 Harriet Eleanor's son was married at wedding of Samuel Prescott Bush and Flora Sheldon on 20 June 1894 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio.1,2


     Reference: Bush-9.1


James Smith Bush b. 15 June 1825, d. 11 November 1889
Last Edited24 Jun 2004


  1. [S231] Presidents.GED online http://www3.dcs.hull.ac.uk/public/genealogy/presidents/…, Brian Tompsett (e-mail address), downloaded December 2003.
  2. [S181] Gary Boyd Roberts, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States, Who Were Themselves Notable or Left Descendants Notable in American History (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 2004) , pg 420. Hereinafter cited as Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants.