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Robert P. Bush

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Robert P Bush March 31, 1842 in Branchport, Yates County, New York - January 8, 1923 in Elmira, Chemung County, New York was an American physician, soldier and politician

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He was the son of Dr Wynans Bush 1799–1889 and Julia Ann Loomis Bush 1805–1898 He was educated at academies in Franklin and Cortland He Graduated from Bellevue Medical College and the medical school of Buffalo University Afterwards he settled in Horseheads and practiced medicine there

He enlisted as a private in the 12th Regiment, New York Volunteer Infantry, and fought the First Battle of Bull Run, the Battle of Yorktown, the Seven Days' Battles, the Battle of Fredericksburg, and the Battle of Antietam Then he re-enlisted in the 185th Regiment, New York Volunteer Infantry, and became a captain, and later a major He was captured during the Battle of Hatcher's Run by the Confederate Army, and subsequently exchanged

On September 1, 1870, he married Laretta Ludlow 1847–1925

He entered politics as a Democrat, and was School Commissioner of Chemung County from 1875 to 1878, Excise Commissioner for the Town of Horseheads from 1878 to 1882, and Coroner of Chemung County in 1883

He was a member of the New York State Assembly Chemung Co in 1886, 1887, 1888, 1889, 1890, 1891, 1892, 1894, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1916 and 1917; and was Speaker in 1892, and Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means in 1913

In 1920, he was President of the Board of Trustees of the Soldiers and Sailors' Home at Bath, New York, and testified at a hearing before Lt Gov Harry C Walker, denying charges of mismanagement and cruelty

He died on January 8, 1923, at the Amot Ogdon Hospital in Elmira, of pneumonia; and was buried at the Maple Grove Cemetery in Horseheads

Sourcesedit

  • 1 A character study of the Speaker-to-be, in NYT on December 28, 1891
  • 2 Democratic assemblymen's caucus, in NYT on January 5, 1892
  • American Biographical Archive p310 at freepagesgenealogyrootswebcom Short bio, at Rootsweb
  • Horseheads Old Oak Lodge #364, Horseheads, NY Website at wwwhorseheadsmasonscom Horseheads Old Oak lodge
  • RootsWeb: NYFingerLakes-L Re: NYFingerLakes-L GERTRUDE BUSH BRADLEY in King's Ferry/Genoa, Cayuga Co, and PennYan, Yates Co at archiverrootswebcom Bush ancestry, at Rootsweb
  • 3 The hearing at Bath, in NYT on March 23, 1920
  • Maple Grove Cemetery - Tombstone Readings 2000 / 2001 at wwwjoyceticecom Burial record, at Joyce Tice's Tri-Counties Genealogy site
New York Assembly
Preceded by
Jonas S Van Duzer
New York State Assembly
Chemung County

1886–1892
Succeeded by
John M Diven
Preceded by
John M Diven
New York State Assembly
Chemung County

1894
Succeeded by
John B Stanchfield
Preceded by
Seymour Lowman
New York State Assembly
Chemung County

1911–1917
Succeeded by
John J Richford
Political offices
Preceded by
William F Sheehan
Speaker of the New York State Assembly
1892
Succeeded by
William Sulzer

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