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Descendants of GEORGE I DURANT


52. JOHN T (M. FELTON/EVANS)7 BUSH (SARAH I (M. WM BUSH/HURDLE)6 JACKSON, SARAH I (M .WM.JACKSON)5 HOSKINS, SARAH III (M. HOSKINS/BLOUNT)4 WHEDBEE, SARAH II (MARR. WHEDBEE)3 DURANT, JOHN I2, GEORGE I1) was born October 04, 1798 in Chowan Co NC M. 1st Margaret Felton M2nd Martha Ann Evans, and died February 09, 1850 in Chowan Co NC. He married (1) MARGARET (M. JOHN BUSH) FELTON December 10, 1822 in Chowan Co NC marriage bond - Elisha Hurdle, Henry Wills. She died Bef. 1826 in CHOWAN Co. He married (2) MARTHA ANNE (M. BUSH) EVANS November 13, 1826 in Bnd: William T Bush , brother,& Henry Wills Chowan Co marriage bond. She was born 1812, and died in MARRIage date Nov 23, 1826 (John T Bush Fam Bible).

Notes for J
OHN T (M. FELTON/EVANS) BUSH:
JOHN BUSH, (b. Oct 4 1798- d. Jan 13, 1852) son of old William Bush and brother of William T Bush.

John T. Bush's descendants have the old family Bible which lists William Bush's birth and death dates.

1. M 1st Margaret Felton Fam. Bible says ceremony performed Dec 19, 1822.
Marriage bond: Dec 10, 1822. Bondsmen: Elisha Hurdle, Henry Wills.
(NB His MOTHER'S sister, ELizabeth Jackson, married John Felton in 1808)


They had JACKSON T BUSH b. September 16, 1823. (named after John T Bush's mother, Sarah Jackson)

2. M 2nd Martha Ann Evans (b. 1812- source 1850 census)
Marriage bond Nov 13, 1826 (Bondsmen: WILLIAM T BUSH, (BROTHER) and HENRY WILLS )
They had 8 children:

1) Sarah Martha Bush            b. July 24, 1831 Married: ELISHA TWINE BUSH (bond signed by JEREMIAH EVANS, WILL R SKINNER clk       Dec 24, 1851     

2) Margaret Ann Bush            b. Ap 20, 1829      MARRIED: Allen H PERRY (b. April 21, 1829) in May 13, 1844
(Bondsmen: Miles GOODWIN, TTHATHAWAY Wm R Skinner, clerk)
     
4) John J. Busb                   b. Aug 15, 1834      Deeds with Stephen Sanders, 1858, Humphrey Ward, 1870, Baker 1860     

5) James P Bush             b. Ju 13, 1838       Married: TALULAH T SKINNER in 1864 by DV Etheridge/ Bondsmen: William H. Robinson and Wm Skinner
Deed from James P Bush to THOMAS PARISH 1872

6) Susan Jane Bush            b. Sept 25, 1841

7) William H Bush            b. Oct, 1844

8) Addilia Cornilia Bush             b. Jan 1, 1849      M. John J. Bunch Nov 23, 1866
Bondsman: John R Savage. Married by
Thomas Evans.

(Source of all birth years: 1850 census or Family Bible.)

                        MARRIAGE BONDS:
1. John Bush signed marriage bond of MATTHEW WARD and MARY PARKS --Marcy 14, 1837

2. John Bush signed marriage bond of SUSAN EVANS (probably related to John's second wife) and EDMUND BRINCKLEY on Dec 13, 1825

3 . JOHN BUSH signed marriage bond of William MOORE and Mary HURDLE on May 23, 1825 (probably related to John's mother's 2nd husband, Henry Hurdle )

4. John Bush signed marriage bond of Benjamin GREGORY and MARGARET STALLINGS. Oct 29, 1838 BONDSMEN: NICHOLAS STALLINGS AND JOHN BUSH

5. John Bush signed marriage bond in Chowan Co of MELUNA SIMPSON and EDMUND PARRISH
May 17, 1838.

                        1850 CENSUS:
Found in houshold in 1850 census IN ADDITION TO CHILDREN:
William Hurdle             age 18 B. 1832
Sarah Avery age 60            b. 1790
Margaret Evans age 44 (probably his wife, Martha Ann Evans, sister b. 1806
Henry Burke age 19 laborer

                              DEEDS:
Nicholas Stallings- 1825
William Walton: 1828 deed. He was John's guardian in 1815. A William Walton married John's aunt, Nancy Jackson in 1811(John's mother's sister Nancy Jackson)
A William Walton married Treasey unknown Twine, mother of Martha Twine, who married John T. Bush's brother, William T Bush.
William Walton was guardian to the 3 surviving Bush children: Wm T, Gilley, and John T.



Alexander Cheshire 1845
Thomas P. Evans (related to second wife?)
Josiah Coffield.
James Robinson and wife, 1830
Mathew Boker, 1818

                        CHOWAN CO CENSUS RECORDS:                  John Bush born Oct 4, 1798 is listed in Chowan Co in 1820 census, 1830 census, 1840 census,1850 census.

                        MARRIAGES:
M 1st MARGARET FELTON Marriage bond Dec 10, 1822 (bondsmen: ELSHA HURDLE , HENRY WARD ) performed Dec 19,1822
(Fam Bible)
child: Jackson T Bush

M 2nd MARTHA ANN EVANS (Fam Bible)
Childen:
1. Salley Ann Bush,      
2. Margaret Ann Bush,
3. Sarah Martha Bush      b. 1838            Married ELISHA T BUSH, HER FIRST COUSIN.
4. John T Bush II,             b. 1834             married ANN WRIGHT -1857
5. James P. Susan
6. Jane Bush,
7. William H Bush,
8. Addilia Cornilia Bush _

                        1850 CENSUS: NC p 188
241 John Bush age 53 male                        b. 1797
Martha Bush age 38 female (Martha Ann Evans)      b. 1812
Sarah            age 12 b. 1838
John             age 16                  b. 1834                 
James             age 12                  b. 1838
Susan             age 16                  b. 1834
William             age 5                  b. 1845
Corrisha             age 1                   b. 1849
Sarah Avery             age 60       b. 1790
Margaret Evans age 44 (probably wife's sister)      b. 1806
William Hurdle       age 18 male-school       b. 1832 (probably related t o John T. Bush's mother's 2nd husband-Henry)
Henry Burke       age 19 laborer

                  1860 CENSUS. Chowan Co NC p. 19. (John Bush not listed)
John Bush died 1852 8 years earlier.
157 Martha Bush      age 48 farmer (Martha Ann Evans) His widow
Porther            age 21 male
Susan            age 18 (she is only 2 yrs older than 10 years before)
William            age 15                  b. 1845
Cornelia            age 11                  b. 1849
Quinton            age 19 This is Abram Twine older brother, born 1840.William T Bush died 1860. Quinton married GEORGIANA WILLIAMSON Dec 16, 1868 in Chowan Co
Margaret Evans

Does not mention Abram Twine. He and Quinton went to war together in 1862, but he is not listed in household of his father's brother in 1860, even though younger than Quinton.           
                 

                  DEEDS OF JOHN T BUSH:
1. To NICHOLAS STALLINGS H 456             1825

2. To HENRY BIRUM       H 501            1825

3. In trust to WILLIAM WALTON H 596            1828 (his guardian and guardian of brother William Bush, also guardian to Martha Twine and second husband to her mother Treasey () Twine, widow of Elisha Twine.
     
4. To THOMAS J HOSKINS L 507            1839


5. Deed to ALEXANDER CHESHIRE

6. TO THOMAS EVANS P 164      probably related to John's second wife

7. To JOSIAH COFFIELD P300 related to Coffield,who married Elizabeth Hoskins, dau of
                        J William Hoskins and Sarah Whedbee who had Sarah Jackson,

8. From: William Hurdle            1822 (relatiave of mother's 2nd husband, Henry Hurdle living in John Bush's household in 1850) age 18

9. From J Robinson and wife      
     
            MORE MARRIAGE BONDS OF JOHN T BUSH:
1. Signed marriage bond of ANN BACCHUS AND HENRY COFFIELD 29 Dec 1843. Also signed by TT Hathaway.

2. Signed marriage bond of TEMPERENCE BAKER AND JOSEPH WHITE 16 June 1810 other bondsman: brother Wm T. Bush)

4. Signed marriage bond of SARAH COPELAND AND SOLOMON MILLER- 16 Jan 1838. Also signed by WILLIS JORDAN

5. Signed marriage bond of JOHN PERRY AND MARY BUNcH Feb 8, 1831. Also signed by William Jordon

6. Signed marriage bond of DEMSTER PERRY AND NANCY DAIL Dec 21, 1838 Also signed by Joshua DAIL

      NAMES ASSSOCIATED WITH JOHN T BUSH IN RALEIGH ARCHIVES:
1 .ELISHA HURDLE signed marriage bond of JOHN T BUSH to MARGARET FELTON Dec 10, 1822

2. WILLIAM HURDLE, found in John T Bush's 1850 household.

3. WILLIAN HURDLE Signed deed to John T Bush 1822

4. HENRY WARD: signed marriage bond of JOHN T BUSH to Margaret Felton Dec 10, 1822

5. WILLIAM BUSH, brother signed marriage bond of JOHN T BUSH to Martha Ann Evans Nov 23, 1826

6. HENRY WILLS-signed marriage bond of JOHN T BUSH to Martha Ann Evans

7. SARAH AVERY-John T Bush's 1850 household age 60

John T Bush signed marriage bond of Sarah S. AVERY to Joseph AVERY 27 Dec 1843 (also signed by TT Hathaway)

8. MARGARET EVANS-John T BUSH'S 1850 household, possibly wife's sister. Margaret Evns--. age 44 years old b. 1806
9. HENRY BURKE-1850 household, laborer

10. NICHOLAS STALLING 1825 deed

11. HENRY BIRUM 1825 Deed

12. WILLIAM WALTON 1825 Deed. William Walton was guardian of John T Bush in 1815. William Walton married Treasey, widow of Elisha Twine and was guardian to Martha Twine, William and John T Bush.


14. ALEXANDER CHESHIRE 1845 Deed.

15. THOMAS P EVANS deed

16. JOSIAH COFFIELD. Deed. Elizabeth Hoskins married a John Coffield in 1762.

17. JAMES ROBINSON AND WIFE 1830 deed

18. MATTHEW BOKER 1838 Deed.

19. EDMUND BRINKLEY AND SUSAN EVANS. JOHN T BUSH signed their marriage bond Dec 13, 1822

20. ELISHA T BUSH Brother of Abram Twine Bush, who was the nephew of John T Bush

21. ZACHARIA EVANS. Performed marriage of ELISHA T BUSH, SON of William T Bush to SARAH M BUSH, daughter of John T Bush, William T Bush's brother) in 1851. Wedding of first cousins

22. JEREMIAH EVANS. Witness Elisha T Bush wedding

23. ANN WRIGHT. Married John J. Bush, son of John T Bush 1857

24. JNO. B. WEBB. Performed ceremony of John J. Bush and Ann Wright.

25. STEPHEN SANDERS: Deed of trust John J Bush 1858

26. HUMPHREY WARD. deed of John J in 1870

27. BAKER. DEED John J. Bush 1860

28. Mary E Cochrane and William H. LEARY. John T Bush signed their wedding bond Jan 6, 1862.

Married by Jne B Webb Jan 7, 1862. Witness Samuel S. LEARY and William SKINNER

INFORMATION FROM SALLYS PLACE:
1. MILES GOODMAN (BONDSMAN FOR John T Bush's daughter's marriage,Margaret Ann Bush to Allen H. Perry Feb 21, 1827 ) was the son of Nancy Perry and George Goodwin. Nancy Perry's second husband was Zachariah Evans. She was Zachariah's 3rd wife.






Notes for M
ARGARET (M. JOHN BUSH) FELTON:
Marriage bond signed by Henry Ward, Elisha Hurdle.

More About M
ARGARET (M. JOHN BUSH) FELTON:
Burial: MARRIED Dec 19, 1822
     
Child of J
OHN BUSH and MARGARET FELTON is:
  i.   JACKSON T8 BUSH, b. September 16, 1823; d. Bef. 1850, not IN 1850 CENSUS (AGE 27).
  More About JACKSON T BUSH:
Burial: Prob named after Sarah Jackson who married old William Bush (b. 1770) the parents of John T Bush and William T Bush

     
Children of JOHN BUSH and MARTHA EVANS are:
  ii.   SALLY ANN8 BUSH, b. February 01, 1827.
56. iii.   MARGARET ANN (M. PERRY) BUSH, b. April 20, 1829, CHOWAN Co.
  iv.   SARAH MARTHA (M. ELISHA BUSH) BUSH, b. July 24, 1831, CHOWAN Co, married by Zacharia Evans, founder of Evans Methodist Episcoal Church in Edenton; d. November 08, 1865, Chowan Co. "died at age 34" (John T Bush Family Bible)-; m. ELISHA TWINE (M BUSH/ HOBBS) BUSH, December 24, 1850, Chowan Co March 24, 1850- bond by Jeremiah Evans and William R Skinner ceremony performed by Zacharia Evans Chowan Co; b. June 20, 1830, (Bush family Bible)M 1st Sarah Martha Bush Jane Hobbs (widow); d. October 1879, DIED AT age 49 of consumption.
  Notes for SARAH MARTHA (M. ELISHA BUSH) BUSH:
Sarah Martha Bush, daughter of John T Bush married Elisha Twine Bush, son of William T Bush First cousins.
marriage bond signed by Jeremiah Evans (relative of her mother?) William R Skinner ,clerk.. 24 Dec 1851

Sarah Martha died before 1864 (the time of Elisha Twine Bush marriage to Jane Hobbs Oct 12, 1857)

  Notes for ELISHA TWINE (M BUSH/ HOBBS) BUSH:
ELISHA Twine BUSH b. 1831 d. 1879
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1. Named after Elisha Twine, the father of his mother Martha Twine

2. (Elisha Twine lives in Perquimans Co in 1800 census)

3.                         MARRIAGES:
1) 1ST married Sarah Martha Bush, his first cousin.. MARRIAGE BOND 19 DEC 1851 CHOWAN CO..
Ceremony performed by Zachariah Evans (founder of Evans Methodist Episcopal Chuch-just outside Edenton.)
Bondsmen: Jeremiah Evans and William R. Skinner

Jeremiah Evans and Zachariah Evans were brothers, sons of Benjamin Evans and Margaret Harrell.

2) 2ND married JANE HOBBS . MARRIAGE BOND 4 OCT 1866.
Bondsmen: Benjamin L. Evans and William Skinner
(Benjamin L. Evans was also a brother of Zachariah Evans and Jeremiah Evans, son of Benjamin Evans and Margaret Harrell.)

                  DOCUMENTS:
1. Attending Physician: Richard DILLARD
1880 morttlity schedule.

2. OCCUPATION: Carpenter in census. White, male, married.

3. ELISHA TWINE BUSH signed marriage bond of John BUSH to ANN WRIGHT Oct 12, 1857.
John J. Bush was the son of John T.Bush, and grandson of old William Bush and Sarah Jackson. Elisha Twine Bush was the son of William T Bush, grandson of old William Bush and Sarah Jackson.

4. DEED: ELISHA AND WIFE , JANE L. --HENDERSON SIMPSON 1875 T 562, 63.

5. DEED: E.T. BUSH AND WIFE JANE L TO J.M. FOHAM 1877 V 527

6. not named in William T Bush's household in 1850 census for Chowan Co. NC. He maried in 1851.

  v.   JOHN J (II) (M. WRIGHT) BUSH, b. August 15, 1834; d. April 04, 1862, MARRIED BY JOHN B WEBB,; m. ANN WRIGHT, October 15, 1857, Chowan County Marr bond (and Fam Bible) BONDSMAN: ELISHA T BUSH; d. MARRIED BY JOHN B WEBB (MG) ELISHA T BUSH BONDSMAN-ELISHA WAS JOHN J BUSH'S FATHER'S BROTHER.
  Notes for JOHN J (II) (M. WRIGHT) BUSH:
Names on deeds of John J. Bush :

Stephen Sanders 1858
Humphrey Ward 1870
Baker 1860

signed marriage bond of MARINA WARD AND JAMES E BUNCH 5/14/1860

57. vi.   JAMES P.(M. T SKINNER) BUSH, b. July 17, 1838; d. MARRIED BY D.V. ETHERIDGE.
  vii.   SUSAN JANE BUSH, b. September 25, 1841.
  viii.   WILLIAM H BUSH, b. October 1845.
  ix.   ADDILIA CORNELIA (M. BUNCH) BUSH, b. January 01, 1849; m. JOHN J BUNCH, November 23, 1866, John R Savage- witness Married by Thomas Evans.
  More About ADDILIA CORNELIA (M. BUNCH) BUSH:
Burial: Listed as chorisand Bush in marriage bond




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