ELEVENTH GENERATION


44. Moses Eason BUSH was born on 26 Apr 1797 in Laurens County, GA. He died on 25 Mar 1847 in Barbour County, AL. Recorded is a deed to his son Moses E. Bush in Laurens County, GA on 22 Sept 1813.
War of 1812 records at the Nation Archives show Private Moses E. Bush served in the 3rd Regiment, Georgia Militia from 28 Nov 1814 until 8 March 1815. He served at Ft. McIntosh on the Atlantic Coast perhaps as a bugler.
He and both wives are buried at Rocky Mount Church Cemetery.
The 1840 US Census for Southern AL shows Moses E. Bush employed in "agriculture" and having 19 persons in the household including 6 slaves.

He was married to Julia Ann CALHOUN on 9 Apr 1815 in Monticello, Jones County, GA. Julia Ann CALHOUN was born on 12 Oct 1794 in Laurens County, GA. She died on 18 Apr 1833 in Barbour County, AL. She was buried in Rocky Mount Cemetery, Barbour Co, AL. Moses Eason BUSH and Julia Ann CALHOUN had the following children:

child+53 i. Moses Eason BUSH, JR.
child+54 ii. Council Vernon BUSH.
child55 iii. Mary E BUSH was born on 30 Sep 1829.
child56 iv. David Allen BUSH was born on 10 May 1819.
child57 v. William J. BUSH was born about 1821.
child58 vi. Martha (Matilda?) BUSH was born about 1823.
child59 vii. Elizabeth BUSH was born about 1827.
child+60 viii. Nancy Ann BUSH.
child61 ix. Julia Ann BUSH was born about 1829.
child+62 x. Jane E. BUSH.

He was married to Nancy Jane JOHNSON (daughter of Moses JOHNSON and Mary) in 1838 in Barbour County, AL. Nancy Jane JOHNSON was born in 1815 in NC. She died after 1880. Moses Eason BUSH and Nancy Jane JOHNSON had the following children:

child+63 i. Sarah Priscilla BUSH.
child64 ii. Roxanna Johnson BUSH was born in 1837 in Barbour County, AL.
child65 iii. Savannah Georgia BUSH was born in 1841 in Barbour County, AL.
child66 iv. Johnston Delaware BUSH was born about 1842 in Barbour County, AL.
child67 v. Tyson BUSH was born about 1843 in Barbour County, AL.
child68 vi. Bethany BUSH was born about 1847 in Barbour County, AL.

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