Daily Archives: April 12, 2017

Abraham Bushman 1843 letter to his son, Martin Bushman

After joining the Church Elizabeth and Martin remained with his aged parents who were without a home of their own.  Martin spent the fall and winter building one for them.  They hoped that by remaining in Pennsylvania for a time … Continue reading

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Abraham Bushman b. 12 April 1767, Strasburg, Pennsylvania

Abraham Bushman is my 4th Great-grandfather  I descend through his son, Martin Bushman. Abraham was born on April 12, 1767, in Strasburg. He is listed in the 1790 Census as residing at Strasburg Township, in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania with a … Continue reading

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