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Rushing Genealogy & History

Rushing is a locational name from the Old English word rush, meaning a water plant that grows in marshy areas. It refers to someone who lived near a marsh where rushes grow. Rushes are found in Suffolk, England, where the ancestral home has been since the early census rolls were taken. The family motto is one God. Rushing family history tells us that Clinton Rush was one of the first to migrate to America and settle in Virginia in 1654. Members of Rushing genealogy include blues shouter and swing jazz singer James Andrew Rushing; bootlegger and shine runner Jerry Elijah Rushing; and journalist and novelist Jane Gilmore Rushing.


Rushing Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Conrad Rushing-- --, 1926December 8,1999OK
Bama Rushing-- --, 1954June 16,1998AL
Caledona Rushing-- --, 1887June ,1978TN
Daisy Rushing-- --, 1913October 4,1993GA

Rushing Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Earl Rushing-- --, 1911September 21,1994Savannah,GA
Faerie Rushing-- --, 1921March 1,1999Detroit,MI
Gaddis Rushing-- --, 1921December 15,1993Garland,TX
Hairiam Rushing-- --, 1912December ,1977West Memphis,AR

Rushing Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Christopher RushingHeather DunnMay 3,2003Wake, NC
David RushingGina DunwellAugust 2,2007Wake, NC
Ira RushingCarolyn AustinOctober 17,1964Wake, NC
Terry RushingSarah BradshawMay 18,1991Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Rushing

1642nd: Major1643rd: Light
1644th: Chin1645th: Spivey
1646th: Kincaid1647th: Coe
1648th: Posey1649th: Lackey
1650th: Cardenas1651st: Dobbs

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