Hugh Bush

Private, Company D, 19th Kentucky Infantry

Researched by Stephen D. Bowling


Born– About 1840 in Breathitt County, Kentucky

Son of– John Bush and Rachel (Cody) Bush

1850 Breathitt County, Kentucky Census
District 1, house #373-373
John Bush               45
Rachel Bush             35
     Drury Bush         17
     John Bush          15
     Elizabeth Bush     13
     William Bush       11
     Hugh Bush          9
     Thomas Bush        7
     Eliza Bush         5
     George Bush        3
     Sally Bush         6 months
1860 Breathitt County, Kentucky Census
District 1, house #92-90
John Bush              53
Rachel Bush            45
     Hugh Bush         18
     Eliza Bush        14
     Thomas Bush       12
     George Bush       11
     Sally Bush        10
     May Bush          9
     Daniel Bush       6
Military Service Record for Hugh Bush.

Married– No Record for Hugh Bush

Military Service
Company D, 19th Kentucky Cavalry, United States Army            
     Enlistment: When- 1861, November 1
     Where- Irvine, Estill County, Kentucky
     By Whom- Captain Alexander E. Adams
     Term- 3 years
     Description:
       Age- 21
       Height- 6 feet
       Eyes- Black
       Hair- Light
       Where Born- Breathitt County, Kentucky
       Occupation- Farmer

Died– of disease on December 14, 1861, at Irvine, Estill County, Kentucky

Buried– Camp Nelson National Cemetery, Camp Nelson, Jessamine County, Kentucky- Section F, Grave 2656


The grave of Hugh Bush at the Camp Nelson National Cemetery in Jessamine County, Kentucky.

© 2022 Stephen D. Bowling

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About sdbowling

Director of the Breathitt County Public Library and Heritage Center in Jackson, Kentucky.
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