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Bush Cemetery

 North of Bells Texas on FM 1897-turn right on Shenandoah
The cemetery will be on right, next to the road in about   to mile.
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This Photo by Mike Shaw
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Additional info added by Elaine Nall Bay from many sources.
Judy Nickson completed a rewalk and photographing of the tombstones in Nov. 2010


Originally abstracted by Mamie , Charlotte and Georgiana  Holder on Feb 21,1981
I have added the links to the new photographs taken by Judy Nickson.
Bush, W.B.  (William)     1809 in Ky-1900
Bush, Lydia A. Clark      26 Nov 1888  age 62 yrs, 2mos, 3 dys  Wife of W.B. Bush
McMillan, Irene              6 Sep 1876-23 Oct 1876    (dau. of : James W. &  Mary Lucinda Bush McMillan -Mary Lucinda was a  daughter of Lorenzo S. Bush and Laura Grasty. After Lorenzo's death Laura Bush re-married to Anthony B. Brown, with whom she had three more daughters. In the 1870 census in Fannin Laura Bush, age 14, is shown in the household of Laura Brown, now a widow. I believe William Bush and Lorenzo were brothers. )-Info from note from Bob Taylor.

Three unreadable stones , also broken
Among the unreadable stones are :
broken stone ....Marilla Bush Sivells 1807-1885.
John Sivells      1806 - 1885

"The Rogay Tombstones were stolen some years ago"
Dr. Philibert B. Rogay from France         1834--1896
Marilla Ruth Sivells Rogay b. Virginia    1846 -1879



Notes; 
In Landowners of Grayson County by Landrum

"William Bush born ca 1822 Kentucky, married Lydia A. who was b. ca 1826
in Va.
Children:
Willis b. ca 1838 in Ky
Edwin b. 1843 in Ky wed 4 Sep 1864 E.Wilkins
Lorenzo b. ca 1844 in Ky
Levin b. ca 1847 in Ky
Solomon b.ca 1850 in Ky
Parmelia b. ca 1852 in Ky
Nancy b. ca 1854 in Ky
Fredonia b. ca 1857 in TX"

Grayson County Marriages 1856-1877
E. Bush wed E. Wilkins 4 Sep 1864

Grayson County , Texas Miscellaneous Wills and Probates 1833-1923 by Charlotte Holder
Lorenzo S. Bush filed 2 Nov 1857 . Lorenzo S.Bush died 15 Feb 1857. He names his brother Wm. Bush who lives in Fannin County , Texas as his administrator.

 
 

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