Timothy Bush was born 1 April 1766 in Lebanon, Connecticut, United States to Timothy Bush (1728-1815) and Deborah House (1743-c1819) and died 4 May 1850 Rochester, New York, United States of unspecified causes. He married Lydia Newcomb (1763-1835) 26 July 1791 in Penfield, New York, United States.

Timothy Bush Jr. married Lydia Newcomb and moved to Penfield, where he was one of the town's first settlers and worked as a blacksmith. One of his sons was Obadiah Newcomb Bush whose son was James Smith Bush. J. S. Bush was the father of Samuel Prescott Bush whose son was the U.S. Senator, Prescott Bush and the father of President George Herbert Walker Bush and Grand-father of President George W. Bush. There is no headstone.


Offspring of Timothy Bush and Lydia Newcomb (1763-1835)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Henry Bush (c1790-)
Lovina Bush (c1794-1842)
Obadiah Newcomb Bush (1797-1851) 28 January 1797 Penfield, Monroe County, New York, United States 9 February 1851 at sea Harriet Smith (1800-1867)
Anna Bush (c1800-1873)



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