Guide to the C. W. Rush Papers 1936-1947 MG 1591
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Inventory prepared by Shawn Ryan Rosa.
Finding aid encoded by Julia Telonidis. October 2004. Production of the EAD 2002 version of this finding aid was made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Finding aid written in English.
C.W. Rush complied his history of the Denman family during the years 1934-1946.
The Denman family originated in England. Family records indicate that John Denman, the first man to bear the family name, was born in 1430. The first member of the family to immigrate to America was also named John Denman; he was born in 1621 and resided in Massachusetts. Rachel Denman, born in 1774, was among the earliest of the Denman family to live in Succasunna, New Jersey.
This collection consists of a manuscript divided into fifteen chapters. Compiled by C.W. Rush, between 1934-1946, the manuscript represents a history of the Denman family, including several
This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 1591, C. W. Rush Papers, The New Jersey Historical Society.
Gift of C.W. Rush.