Margaret White Bush-Brown

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Margaret White Bush-Brown (Lesley)

Birthdate: (87)
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA
Death: 1944 (86)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Peter Lesley, Jr. and Susan Inches Lesley
Wife of Henry Kirke Bush-Brown
Mother of Lydia Bush-Brown Head; Harold Bush-Brown; Malcom Lesley Bush-Brown and James Bush-Brown
Sister of Mary Ames

Occupation: Artist, painter
Managed by: Martin Severin Eriksen
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About Margaret White Bush-Brown

BROWN, Margaret Lesley Bush, 1729 G St., Washington, D.C.

Artist painter; b. Philadelphia 1857; dau. Peter and Susan I. (Lyman) Lesley; ed. Pa. Acad, of Fine Arts, Ateliers of Carolus Duran and Julien under Jules Lefebvre and Boulanger, Paris, 1880; m. 1386 Henry K. Bush-Brown, sculptor;

children: Lydia, Harold, Malcolm, James.

Portrait and picture painter; exhibited on the line in Paris Salon of 1882, received honorable mention at Pa. Acad. Fine Arts for portrait of Prof. Lesley, 1887; decorated one panel In Pa. Building at Columbian World's Fair. Received medals tor miniature and oil paintings at Columbus, S.C., Knoxville and other places. Favors woman suffrage. Mem. Nat Arts Club. N.Y. City.

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Margaret White Bush-Brown's Timeline

May 19, 1857
Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA
November 5, 1887
Age 30
Florence, Metropolitan City of Florence, Tuscany, Italy
November 3, 1888
Age 31
Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
July 1891
Age 34
New York, United States
December 22, 1892
Age 35
Newburgh, Orange County, New York, United States
Age 86