Samuel Rusk1

#4424, (2 August 1781 - )
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*David Rusk1 (c 1740 - )
Mother*Mary Bailey1 (1740 - )
Birth*2 August 1781He was born on 2 August 1781 at Baltimore Co., MarylandG.1 
Baptism15 May 1784He was baptized on 15 May 1784 at Baltimore, Maryland.1,2 
1790He appeared on the census of 1790 in the household of David Rusk and Mary Bailey at Patapsco Lower Hundred, Baltimore Co., MarylandG.3
circa 1806He removed to Nelson Co., KentuckyG, circa 1806 to Kentucky with brother Elam, sister Helen and their families.4 


  1. [S153] Maryland Births and Christenings Index 1662-1911, online, Samuel Rusk, b. MD 2 Aug 1781, son of David and Mary Rusk, bapt. Baltimore MD 15 May 1784. FHL Film 13699.
  2. [S516] Rusk Roundup Revisited, John LaMont, compiler, online, children of David Rusk and Mary Bailey, bapt. Presbyterian Church, Baltimore MD.
  3. [S268] 1790 U.S. Federal Census, image viewed online or M (16+) [David]; 2 F [wife Mary, Elizabeth]; 3 m (<16) [Elam, David Lewis, Samuel].
  4. [S516] Rusk Roundup, online