Samuel Prescott Bush was born 4 October 1863 in Brick Church, Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, United States to James Smith Bush (1825-1889) and Harriet Eleanor Fay (1829-1924) and died 8 February 1948 University Hospital, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, United States of unspecified causes. He married Florence Sheldon (1872-1920) 1 June 1894 in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, United States. He married Martha Bell (1879-1950) February 1925 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States.

Samuel Prescott Bush, ancestor of two Presidents of the United States. See Ancestors of George Walker Bush.


Offspring of Samuel Prescott Bush and Florence Sheldon (1872-1920)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Prescott Sheldon Bush (1895-1972) 15 May 1895 Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, United States 8 October 1972 New York City, New York, United States Dorothy Wear Walker (1901-1992)
Robert Sheldon Bush (1896-1900) 20 November 1869 Columbus, Ohio, United States 28 March 1900 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Mary Eleanor Bush (1898-1992) 18 December 1897 Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, United States 20 December 1992 Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States Francis Edwin House (1889-1971)
Margaret Livingston Bush (1899-1993)
James Smith Bush (1901-1978)



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