Place:Rush, Indiana, United States

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NameRush
Alt namesRushsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates39.6°N 85.433°W
Located inIndiana, United States     (1822 - )
See alsoDelaware, Indiana, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Rush County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of 2010, the population was 17,392. The county seat is Rushville.

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History

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Rush County was formed in 1822. It was named in honor of Dr. Benjamin Rush, who signed the Declaration of Independence.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1822 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1822 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1822 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1822 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1822 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1830 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1830 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1830 9,707
1840 16,456
1850 16,445
1860 16,193
1870 17,626
1880 19,238
1890 19,034
1900 20,148
1910 19,349
1920 19,241
1930 19,412
1940 18,927
1950 19,799
1960 20,393
1970 20,352
1980 19,604
1990 18,129

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External links

www.rootsweb.com/~inrush


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