Wednesday, July 2, 2014

The Bush Family of Amite, Louisiana

My maternal grandmother Emma Mead Harrell was the daughter of John and Emily Bush. Emily later married Tony Bush. According due the Warranty Deed that was files in the State of Louisiana and the Parish of Tangipahoa on December 6, 1923. Tony and Emily had five children born to their union. Alice Bush, Maggie Bush Perry, Hannah Bush Leonard, Tony Bush, Jr., Peter S. Bush.

Know all men by these presents, that I , Tony Bush, of lawful age, married twice, first to Mamie Temple, now dead, second to Pearly Clark who is living and residing with me. Alice Bush, of lawful age, singe, never married, Maggie Perry Nee Bush, of lawful age, married twice, first to John Denman, who is dead, second to Amos Perry, who is also dead, Hanna Leonard Nee Bush, of lawful age, married once then to Arthur Leonard, who is living and residing with me, Emma Harrell of lawful age, married once then to Alex Harrell, who is now dead, all resident of the Parish of Tangipahoa, and Peter S. Bush of lawful age, married twice Ida Butlers, divorced second to Olevia Hicks, who is living and residing with me. a resident of the City of New Orleans, herein appearing by and through his agent and attorney in fact, Tony Bush, as per power of attorney hereto attached and made part of this deed, all resident of the State of Louisiana,