Person:Henry Busman (1)

Watchers
m. 15 Oct 1819
  1. Harm Busman1820 -
  2. Albert Busman1822 -
  3. Geerd Busman1825 -
  4. Stine (Mine) Busman1827 -
  5. Henry (Hendrik) Busman1833 - 1885
m. 7 Feb 1865
  1. Mary G. Busman1867 - 1940
Facts and Events
Name Henry (Hendrik) Busman
Gender Male
Birth[1] 29 Apr 1833 Frensdorf, Nordhorn, Hannover, Preußen, Germany
Christening[1] 12 May 1833 Nordhorn, Hannover, Preußen, Germany
Marriage 7 Feb 1865 Miami, Ohio, United Statesto Hermina (Harmtjen) Koop
Death[2][3] 29 Nov 1885 Polkton, Ottawa, Michigan, United States
Burial[3] 2 Dec 1885 Coopersville-Polkton Cemetery, Coopersville, Ottawa, Michigan, United States

He sailed to USA on same ship as Hermina, immigrating to Ohio and then to Michigan with the Laugs and Lubbens.


Obituary

  Mr. Henry Bushman, confined to his home for five years past on account of feeble health, died of consumption on Monday last.  Funeral at the Reform church on Wednesday.  Mr. Bushman was an old resident and greatly respected in the community. 
Source: The Coopersville Observer, Friday,  December 4, 1885, pg 1.

Margaret Bush states he was injured while cutting down a tree. His chest was crushed and he needed surgery and developed pneumonia.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Compiler: Theodor Davina. Nordhorn Ev.-ref. Kirchspiel Index und Kirchenbuchtexte Taufen 1800 bis 1850. (1996).
    1. 11179, includes parents names.
  2. Compiler: County Clerk Grand Haven MI. Ottawa County Michigan Deaths.

    Book 1 pg 41 no. 217, includes age (52) and birth place (Germany).
    (there is also a record on pg 52 no 141 (wrong dates).

  3. 3.0 3.1 Obituaries, in The Coopersville Observer.

    Friday, December 4, 1885, pg 1.
    Hermina's, Friday, June 7, 1918, pg. 2.

  4.   Find a Grave.

    With tombstone picture.