Fred Bush was born in Brown County, Ohio, January 24, 1868. When two years of age his parents moved to Tuscola County. He lived in Tuscola County until sixteen years of age. He then went to Kentucky where he spent three years learning the carpenter trade. He returned to Tuscola County and has worked at his trade ever since. In 1896 he bought the farm where he now lives. He was married in Akron Township, October 12, 1893, to Miss Louisa Beatenhead. Mrs. Bush was born in Ohio, October 1, 1871. Have four children, three boys and one girl, Montie C., born March 10, 1895; Roxie L., born May 12, 1897; Charles H., born November 7, 1898; and Morley F., born September 5, 1900. Mr. Bush has been Township Clerk one year and Supervisor two years.
from Tuscola County Plat Book and Biographical Index, 1902, page 70.
Submitted by Sherrye Woodworth July 2000.
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