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Elias Albert Bushman

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  • Name Elias Albert Bushman 
    Born 6 Dec 1849  Highland Grove, Pottawatomie County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
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    • Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia
      Volume 2
      Biographies
      Carver, John

      Bushman, Elias Albert, an alternate member of the High Council in the Alpine Stake of Zion, is a son of Martin Bushman and Elizabeth Deagek and was born Dec. 6, 1849, in Pottawattamie county, Iowa. He came to Utah with his parents in 1851 and settled in Lehi, where he was baptized in June, 1858. He was ordained an Elder March 27, 1879, a Seventy Jan. 4, 1884, by William Southwick, and a High Priest April 26, 1903, by Hyrum M. Smith. In 1891?92 he filled a mission to the Southern States and in 1896?97 a mission to California. On another occasion he made a trip to the States in the east, where he visited Nauvoo and Carthage (in Illinois), Kirtland, in Ohio, and the State of Pennsylvania, his father's native State. He also visited the L. D. S. mission headquarters in the cities of New York and Chicago. At home Bro. Bushman has always been an active worker and has filled positions as school trustee, city councilman, Ward teacher, etc. With Margaret Zimmerman, whom he married March 27, 1879, he has had eleven children, nine of whom are still living. Ever since he came to Utah Elder Bushman has been engaged in farming and Lehi, Utah county, has been his permanent place of residence.
    Person ID I2535  GulbrandsonHladkyBushman
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2008 

    Father Martin Bushman,   b. 1 Apr 1802, Strasburg, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1870, Lehi, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Degen,   b. 12 Sep 1802, Hollstein, Bassiland, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 20 Mar 1826  Bart, Strasburg, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F807  Group Sheet