Baltis Branson Rusk

#4443, (1844 - 29 October 1924)
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Baltis Ballagar Rusk (bt 1811 - 1814 - 1893)
Mother*Elizabeth W Gibson (1820 - 1892)

Family

Leah Martin b. 1847, d. 1930
Children 1.George Rusk7 (c 1869 - )
 2.Florence Rusk7 (c 1872 - )
 3.Alta J Rusk7 (1876 - )
 4.Joseph B Rusk7 (1879 - )
Baltis Branson Rusk was also known as Branson B. 
Birth*1844He was born in 1844 at OhioG
22 August 1850He appeared on the census of 22 August 1850 in the household of Baltis Ballagar Rusk at Springfield Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG.1 
22 August 1850He appeared on the census of 22 August 1850 in the household of Elizabeth W Gibson and Baltis Ballagar Rusk at Springfield Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG, age 6, b. OH.2 
21 July 1860He appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 in the household of Baltis Ballagar Rusk and Elizabeth W Gibson at Springdale P.O., Springfield Twp., Hamilton Co., OhioG, as Branson B, age 16.3 
Marriage*30 December 1867He married Leah Martin on 30 December 1867 at Montgomery Co., IndianaG.4 
12 June 1880He and Leah Martin appeared on the census of 12 June 1880 at Madison Twp., Montgomery Co., IndianaG.5 
Death*29 October 1924He died on 29 October 1924 at 513 W. Main Street, Union Twp., Montgomery Co., IndianaG.6 

Citations

  1. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Baltiss (36), farmer, b. MD, real estate value $7800; Elizabet W (31), b. OH.
  2. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Baltiss B (36), b. MD, farmer; Elizabeth W (31), b. OH.
  3. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. B.B. (45), farmer, b. MD, real estate value $15,000; Ann E. (40), b. OH.
  4. [S198] Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 [database], Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research and Works Progress Administration, compilers, online Ancestry.com, Branson B Rusk and Leah Martin, marr. Montgomery Co. 30 Dec 1867; citing W.P.A. record, Book 7, p. 34.
  5. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Branson (36), b. and mother b. OH, father b. MD, farmer; Leah (33), b. and father b. IN, mother b. OH, keeping house.
  6. [S1672] Indiana Death Certificates 1899-2011, Indiana State Board of Health, Death Certificates, 1900–2011, Certificates > 1924 > Roll 14, img. 393/2536. File No. 31883, Reg. No. 2076. Branson B Rusk, b. OH 22 Mar 1844, son of B B Rusk and Elizabeth Gibson; husb. of Lea M Rusk, ret. farmer; d. 513 W. Main St., Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co. IN, 29 Oct 1924, age 80y 7m 7d, tumor of the bladder; inf. Mrs. Alta Gregg, res. Crawfordsville IN; bur. Oak Hill 31 Oct 1924, online Ancestry.com.
  7. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census.