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Female Hortense Rushing Click to view Hortense Rushing in the family tree

Hortense was born on December 30th, 1877 in Pike Co., AL.1   Hortense's father was John Eager Howard Rushing and her mother was Eliza Jane Jenerett.  Her paternal grandparents were William Cain Rushing and Mary Ann Rushing; her maternal grandparents were Elias G. Jenerett and Ann Eliza Thomas. She had five brothers and four sisters, named William E., Joseph Johnston, Robert E. Lee, Francis Jack, James D., Francis Adeline, Mary, Ida Lizzie and Lottie.  She was the second youngest of the ten children.  She died at the age of 85 on August 27th, 1963 in Pike Co., AL.  She was buried in Goodhope Baptist Church Cemetery, Pike Co., AL.1 1 

Hortense's first family with John Richard Powell

‌Hortense and John Richard were married in a religious ceremony on December 30th, 1897 in Pike Co., AL.1   They had two sons named Pursur and Willie.

Hortense's second family with John Wilson Redmon

‌Hortense and John Wilson were married in a religious ceremony after 1900 in Pike Co., AL.1 

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