Person:Henry Rush (1)

Henry Eidson Rush
b.02 October 1800 Augusta County, Virginia
d.12 December 1890 Augusta County, Virginia
m. 20 June 1786
  1. Hannah Rush1790 - 1872
  2. Peter Hanger Rush1791 - 1870
  3. David Rush1792 -
  4. James Rush1794 -
  5. Anna Maria Rush1796 - 1796
  6. Elizabeth Rush1799 - 1836
  7. Henry Eidson Rush1800 - 1890
  8. George Vinston Rush1801 - 1852
m. 21 January 1830
Facts and Events
Name Henry Eidson Rush
Gender Male
Birth? 02 October 1800 Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage 21 January 1830 Staunton, Augusta County, Virginiato Mary Jane Gordon
Death? 12 December 1890 Augusta County, Virginia

Henry Rush was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


Welcome to
Old Augusta

Early Settlers
Beverley Manor
Borden's Grant

……………………..The Tapestry
Families Old Chester OldAugusta Germanna
New River SWVP Cumberland Carolina Cradle
The Smokies Old Kentucky


Information on Henry Rush

From "Greenbrier County West Virginia Family Heritage, 1997", pg. 159:

Parents of George N. Rush: Henry Eidson Rush, a tailor, born 1808 and Mary Jane Gordon of Augusta County who moved to Bath County. Mary Jane's parents: Thomas Gordon, Jr. and Catherine Davis. Parents of Thomas: Thomas Gordon, Sr. and Sarah Poage, Augusta County.

Parents of Henry Eidson Rush: Peter Rush and Barbara Hanger of Augusta County. Peter's parents: Johann Karl Risch, who came to Pennsylvania in 1746, married Anna Elizabeth Suess, settled in Rockingham County, changing his name to Charles Rush. Karl's family home was in Idar Oberstein, Germany.