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Subject: [GM-L] John Bush, Lancaster, MA m. Hannah Pendleton; d. 1688 (her 5 husbands)
Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2001 20:04:41 EST
Subject: John Bush, Lancaster, MA, a first proprietor:
Source: Early Records of Lancaster, Massachusetts by Henry S. Nourse, A.M.
John Bush was given 20 acres in the first division of lands
Besides the town grant, Bush had lands given him by Major Simon Willard
which his son John Bush Jr sold to Samuel Willard and Benjamin Bellows, with
the orig. land grant, in 1710. John Bush, Senior died September 1, 1688
leaving a widow Hannah, who m.
(2) ____Rutter, and two children, John & Sarah Bush
Torrey in his book "New England Marriages Prior to 1700" has:
BUSH, John (d. 1688) & Hannah Pendleton (1655-1703+,1741) she m. (2) John
Rutter; she m. (3) James Smith 1693; she m. (4) Joseph Waters; she m. (5)
Zechariah Maynard 1721: Sudbury & Lancaster.
Material gathered by Janice Farnsworth