John D. Rush born Nov. 27, 1801 Stelle, Germany and died April 1874 in T2R6.
He married Sarah Theresa Schmidt. She was born 1812 in Alcase, France and died 09-25-1856 in T2R6.They married in 1833 in Patterson, NJ.
The children of John and Sarah are:
1. Ellen M. Rush who married Edward L. Perry (More info. Needed on this line)
2. Catherine Rush b. 07-16-1835 married John Blassie Gantnier 10-25-1857 in Benedicta. Catherine d. 01-18-1934More info. needed
3. Mary Ann Rush b. Oct. 1836 in Patterson, NJ and died Apr. 1837 in Patterson, NJ more info. needed
4. John Dietrich Rush b. 03-08-1838 Patterson, NJ. married Catherine Crabbe His second marriage Mary E Reardon Martel. John d. 02-14-1918 Benedicta, ME
5. Margaret Rush b. 04-29-1839 Benedicta, ME married William Henry Casey 05-02-1858. Margaret d. 11-19-1919 Houlton
6. Sarah Rush b. 11-14-1840 Benedicta, ME married Alexander MacDonald 05-01-1864. Sarah d. 05-26-1925 in Lewiston
7. Mary Ann Rush b. 04-07-1842 Benedicta, ME married John Henry Scanlan 05-14-1865. Mary Ann d. 07-10-1925 in Sherman, ME
8.Henry Rush (My great great grandfather) b. Jan. 1845 Benedicta. Henry married Honora Cummings 1876. Henry d. 05-04-1904.
9. Francis Rush b. 02-27-1847 Benedicta, ME Francis married Margaret A Donovan 1876 in Benedicta. Francis d. 07-05-1910
10. Joseph Rush b. 07-15-1851 Benedicta Joseph Married Anna Lawler. Joseph d. 08-25-1937 Benedicta, ME
11. Gertrude Rush b. 02-23-1856 Benedicta, ME Gertrude married Patrick Rogan 06-27-1880 in Benedicta, ME. Gertrude d. 04-04-1927
That is the list of all the children and I need all of their linages to complete the family history as much as possible