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Abraham Roush

Birthdate: (83)
Birthplace: Forestville, Shenandoah County, Virginia, United States
Death: January 21, 1877 (83)
New Haven, Mason County, West Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Mason County, West Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Jonas Adam Roush and Barbara Roush
Husband of Sarah Roush and Susannah Roush
Father of Sarah Hayes; Marcus Roush; Enos Roush; Michael Roush; Barbara Roush and 6 others
Brother of George Roush; Regina Roush; John Roush; Katharine Roush; Adam Roush and 2 others

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About Abraham Roush

War of 1812


Four days after his marriage to Susannah Roush, Abraham Roush enlisted for service in the war of 1812. From the papers of the War of 1812 pension claim, it appears that Abraham Roush volunteered at Point Pleasant, Va. Sept. 28, 1812, and served as a private in Captain A. Van Sickles' Company of Virginia Militia and was discharged March 27, 1813. The services of Abraham were around Lake Erie. He was a fifer during part of his service as a soldier. (Daniel, his cousin and brother of Susannah, enlisted with him and served in the same company.)



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Abraham Roush's Timeline

1793
November 29, 1793
Shenandoah County, Virginia, United States
1812
December 26, 1812
Age 19
1815
February 1, 1815
Age 21
Mason County, West Virginia, United States
1816
September 22, 1816
Age 22
WV, USA
1818
March 1, 1818
Age 24
Mason County, WV, USA
1821
1821
Age 27
WV, USA
1823
1823
Age 29
WV, USA
1824
February 5, 1824
Age 30
Fairfax, Virginia, United States
1826
November 1826
Age 32
Mason County, WV, USA