-- Deaths --

Turn of the Century Deaths

** Obituary of Joseph T. BRUSH.
The below information was submitted by Kimberly Fuentes.
Thank you Kimberly!

(No attempt to correct spelling or punctuation)
Obituary of Joseph T. Brush
Rising Sun Recorder
March 6, 1906


Joseph T. Brush was born at Felicity, Ohio, Sept. 24, 1826, and died March 6, 1906, at Greensburg, Ind., aged 79 years 5 months and 15 days.
Was married to Sarah C. Cole, August 13, 1854. To this union was born 7 children; 3 died in infancy.
His faithful wife preceded him to the grave 8 years. During the Cival War he enlisted in the 17th Indiana Regiment, Company A, and went forth in defense of his country. 60 years of his life wre spent in Ohio Co., Ind. He was a kind husband and father, and was greatly attached to his grandchildren, especially the little ones of his son Alfred, where he had lived since the death of his wife.
He was a good neighbor, and never hesitated when asked for a favor, but was always ready to extend a helping hand to those needing assistance.
He leaves four children (--not ledgible--) Ind., Jared of Ludlow, KY., Mrs. Rose Shelhorn and Mrs. Adila Read of Greensburg, Ind., and six grandchildren. He died at the home of Mrs. Shelhorn, who assited by Mrs. Read, tenderly cared for him during his last sickness. His funeral was preache at New Hope. By Rev. H.L. Liddle and burial at New Hope Cemetery.

** Source: The Cincinnati Daily Gazette
  9 Aug 1833 Edition

A death notice appeared for Mary Ann MORRISON on 9 Aug 1833.
[Copy of exact obit not obtainable.]
A notation written by Richard Connell.

Mary Ann STEWART was the first wife of William H. MORRISON. He later married my (Richard's) 3rd GGM, Mary Stacy, was "father" to my 2nd GGF (k. in NC, 1865, Civ. War) and his three orphaned children. (All in Hamilton Co., Ohio).
Thank you Richard Connell!


** Partial Lists for the following Cemeteries: Along with Photographs.

Union Cemetery
Salem Cemetery at Church of Christ
New Cedar Hedges Cemetery
Rising Sun New Cemetery




Everything I have is on the web. I do not have access to additional information

DISCLAIMER-- "Links to web sites that are not part of the USGenWeb Project
are provided for your convenience and do not imply any endorsement of the
web sites or their contents by The USGenWeb Project, or INGenWeb Project."


This page last modified -- Tuesday, 04-Aug-2015 13:41:54 PDT

Templates in Time