Daily Archives: June 7, 2017

Bushman Family History as Recorded by John Bushman in his Journal

Today is John Bushman’s Birthday.  He was born 7 June 1843 in Nauvoo, Illinois.  John was a wonderful record keeper.  We are grateful for the history he recorded in his journals of his ancestors and of his family. Here is … Continue reading

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Home in Nauvoo where John Bushman was born 7 June 1843

John Bushman is the younger brother of my Great-grandpa Jacob Bushman.  Martin and Elizabeth’s first 7 children were born in Pennsylvania before the family moved to Nauvoo. From the Biography of Martin Bushman and Elizabeth Degen (Based upon Bushman Family … Continue reading

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“Still moving.” –Henry Clegg Jr.

Here is the story of Henry Clegg, a man I’ve come to love and admire, as told by one of his descendants, Gayle M. Clegg: “My husband’s great-grandfather Henry Clegg Jr. was a finisher. He joined the Church with his family … Continue reading

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