Samuel Prescott Bush1,2

M, #16970, b. 4 October 1863, d. 8 February 1948
Father*James Smith Bush1,2 b. 15 Jun 1825, d. 11 Nov 1889
Mother*Harriet Eleanor Fay1,2 b. 29 Oct 1829, d. 27 Feb 1924
Relationship7th cousin 4 times removed of Robert Michael Damon
     Samuel Prescott Bush, son of James Smith Bush and Harriet Eleanor Fay, was born on 4 October 1863 at Brick Church, New Jersey.1 Samuel Prescott Bush was the son of James Smith Bush and Harriet Eleanor Fay.1,2 Samuel Prescott Bush married Flora Sheldon, daughter of Robert Emmet Sheldon and Mary Elizabeth Butler, on 20 June 1894 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio.1,2 Samuel Prescott Bush died on 8 February 1948 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, at age 84.1
     Samuel Prescott's father James Smith Bush died on 11 November 1889 in Ithaca, New York.1 Samuel Prescott Bush became the father of Prescott Sheldon Bush on 15 May 1895.1 Samuel Prescott Bush became a widower with the death of his wife, Flora Sheldon on 4 September 1920 in Watch Hill, Rhode Island, at age 48.1 Samuel Prescott's son was married at wedding of Prescott Sheldon Bush and Dorothy Walker on 6 August 1921 in Kennebunkport, York County, Maine.1,2 Samuel Prescott's mother Harriet Eleanor Fay died on 27 February 1924 in Boston, Massachusetts.1


     Reference: Bush-4.1


Flora Sheldon b. 17 March 1872, d. 4 September 1920
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  1. [S231] Presidents.GED online…, 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.