(10) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.6.4 LOUISA ANN CUSHMAN , 6066
Birth27 Jan 1816, Chester, Ornge Co., NY3620,190
Death2 May 1841, age: 2512854
Death Memo25 yrs. wife of L H Potter
BurialBerkshire Center Cemetery, Berkshire, Franklin Co. VT12854
FlagsGen #8
(Zeri, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Zeri Cushman and Rachel (French) Cushman. Photo of stone at Find A Grave.12854
SpouseLYMAN H POTTER190 , 12483
Family ID4162
Marriage3 May 1841190

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.6.5 Dr. LEANDER LOCKWOOD CUSHMAN 12860, 327
Birth14 Mar 1818, Clarendon, Rutland Co., VT
Death1 Jan 1892, age: 7312861
BurialEast Highgate Cemetery, Wast Highgate, Franklin Co. VT12861
ResidenceSwanton, VT1723
FlagsGen #8
(Zeri, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Son of Zeri Cushman and Rachel (French) Cushman. Photo of stone at Find A Grave. 12861At age 21, he traveled in the Western states three years, then attend medical school at Woodstock, Vermont., then removed to Fairfield, Vermont for three more years. Came to East Highgate, where he practiced as a physician and surgeon, having also practiced in the towns of Berkshire, Fairfield, Swanton, Vt., and Black Brook, N. Y. He graduated from the Woodstock Medical College in 1845, and has represented the town of Swanton in the legislature during the years 1852 and 1853. When he moved to Swanton, Vermont and went into merchandizing. Had 2 children.9340 1880 census for Highgate, Franklin, VT has him named “Leonder S. Cushman” listed as a physician, living with his wife, Fanny, age 52, b. NH.12862

The latter was born in Clarendon, Vt., March 14, 1818, and came to East High-gate, where he practiced as a physician and surgeon, having also practiced in the towns of Berkshire, Fairfield, Swanton, Vt., and Black Brook, N. Y. He graduated from the Woodstock Medical College in 1845, and has represented the town of Swanton in the legislature during the years 1852 and 1853. He m. June 20, 1848, Fanny C, daughter of Luther and Sarah (Hawkins) Rixford, of East Highgate, and they had two children: Kate L., b. Feb. 5, 1851, d. March 13, 1851, and Edna G., b. in Swanton, April 5, 1852, m. Wesley A. Shumway, Sept. 19, 1877, son of Jeremiah D. and Orra (Woodward) Shumway. She m, 2nd, Emerson Child. They resided in the old Cushman home at East Highgate, afterwards moved to Richford, where he d. 19—. She d., 1903.12863
SpouseFANNY CAPRON RIXFORD3620 , 2115
Birth1828, NH12864,12861
Birth Memoor, 1826
Death1919, age: 9112864,12861
BurialEast Highgate Cemetery, Wast Highgate, Franklin Co. VT12861
Photo of stone at Find A Grave.12861
Family ID246
Marriage20 Jun 184812860
ChildrenKATE LOUISA , 7233 (1851-1851)
 EDNA GEORGETT , 7234 (1852-1930)

(11) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.6.5.1 KATE LOUISA CUSHMAN 1723, 7233
Birth9 Feb 1851, Swanton, Franklin, VT1723,558
Death13 Mar 1851, VT, age: <11723
BurialHyde Cemetery, Highgate, Franklin Co. VT12865
FlagsGen #9
(Leander Lockwood, Zeri, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Leander Lockwood Cushman and Fanny Capron (Rixford) Cushman. Photo of stone at Find A Grave.12865

(11) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.6.5.2a EDNA GEORGETT CUSHMAN* 1723, 7234
Birth5 Apr 1852, Swanton, Franklin, VT1723,558
Death1930, age: 7712861
BurialEast Highgate Cemetery, Wast Highgate, Franklin Co. VT12861
FlagsGen #9
(Leander Lockwood, Zeri, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Leander Lockwood Cushman and Fanny Capron (Rixford) Cushman.
SpouseWesley A SHUMWAY12863 , 24301
Son of Jeremiah D and Orra (Woodward) Shumway.12866
Family ID5021
Marriage19 Sep 187712863

Other spouses: Emerson CHILD

(11) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.6.5.2b EDNA GEORGETT CUSHMAN* (See above)
SpouseEmerson CHILD12863 , 24302
She m, 2nd, Emerson Child. They resided in the old Cushman home at East Highgate, afterwards moved to Richford, where he d. 19—. She d., 1903. 12863
Family ID16588

Other spouses: Wesley A SHUMWAY

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.6.6a HAPPYLONA CUSHMAN* 12867, 6067
Birth25 Dec 1821, Franklin, Franklin Co., Vermont9340,12868
Death22 Apr 1907, Somerville, Middlesex Co. MA, age: 8512868
BurialCambridge Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex Co. MA12868
FlagsGen #8
(Zeri, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Zeri Cushman and Rachel (French) Cushman. Had 3 children.9340 Recorded/Transcribe at Find A Grave as Happilonia Adams Cushman Barney.12868 Photo of stone at Find A Grave.12868
Happilona was born to Zeri and Rachel Cushman in Franklin, VT in 1821. She married John Adams in 1841 and had 3 children. The family moved to Ceredo VA in 1857 as part of the Eli Thayer colony of Aboloitionists. John was active for the State of West Virginia once the war started. He recruited men for the Union Army. It was in this endeavor that he was eventually captured and killed by Rebel Guerrillas after May 17, 1864. Happilonia married George Barney in 1867 then returned to Vermont soon after. After he passed away, she went to Massachusetta to live with her daughter and family where she died in 1907.12868

Happilona Cushman, sister of Dr. Leander L. Cushman, was b. in Franklin, Vt., in 1821, on Dec. 25, and m. 1st, in 1841, John Adams, of Franklin, son of Abel and Sally Adams, of St. Armand, Province of Quebec. They had three children: Adalaide D., Zeri A., and Solon A. She m. 2nd. George Barney in 1867. He died in Swanton, Vt., in 1884, aged seventy-two. John Adams was killed in 1864, aged forty-six, by a band of guerillas in West Virginia during the Civil War. See Rixford Ancestry.12863
SpouseJOHN ADAMS9340 , 6068
Birth27 May 1818, Saint-Armand, Quebed, Canada12868
Deathca May 1864, Ceredo, Wayne Co. WV, age: 4512869,12868
BurialCambridge Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex Co. MA12868
Son of Abel Adams and Sally Stone.

John Adams was a follower of Eli Thayer. He took his familly to Ceredo, VA in 1857 to practice new farming techniques and to spread the cause of the abolition of slavery. When Civil War broke out, John was adjutant of the Wayne County Militia and worked hard at gaining recruits for the Union army. He was captured and killed by Rebel Guerrillas in May of 1864. His body was later found riddled with bullets, confirming an execuition. Place and date of actual burial is unknown. I recently found out that being involved with governemt was nothing new to him. From 1845 to 1851 he was town clerk for the town of Franklin, Vermont. 12868

Happilona was born to Zeri and Rachel Cushman in Franklin, VT in 1821. She married John Adams in 1841 and had 3 children. The family moved to Ceredo VA in 1857 as part of the Eli Thayer colony of Aboloitionists. John was active for the State of West Virginia once the war started. He recruited men for the Union Army. It was in this endeavor that he was eventually captured and killed by Rebel Guerrillas after May 17, 1864. Happilonia married George Barney in 1867 then returned to Vermont soon after. After he passed away, she went to Massachusetta to live with her daughter and family where she died in 1907.  12869
Photo of stone at Find A Grave.12868
Family ID4163
Marriage12 Jul 18429340

Other spouses: George BARNEY

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.6.6b HAPPYLONA CUSHMAN* (See above)
SpouseGeorge BARNEY12869 , 23611
Happilona was born to Zeri and Rachel Cushman in Franklin, VT in 1821. She married John Adams in 1841 and had 3 children. The family moved to Ceredo VA in 1857 as part of the Eli Thayer colony of Aboloitionists. John was active for the State of West Virginia once the war started. He recruited men for the Union Army. It was in this endeavor that he was eventually captured and killed by Rebel Guerrillas after May 17, 1864. Happilonia married George Barney in 1867 then returned to Vermont soon after. After he passed away, she went to Massachusetta to live with her daughter and family where she died in 1907. 12869
Family ID16154
Marriage186712869

Other spouses: JOHN ADAMS

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.6.7 MARYETT CUSHMAN 9340, 6069
Birth2 Apr 1824, Franklin, Vermont9340
Death1 Apr 1840, Berkshire, Vermont, age: 159340,12870,12854
Death Memo16th year
BurialBerkshire Center Cemetery, Berkshire, Franklin Co. VT12854
FlagsGen #8
(Zeri, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Zeri Cushman and Rachel (French) Cushman. Find A Grave has her as Mariett Cushman. Photo of her stone at Find A Grave.12854

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.6.8 CAROLINE PEKHAM CUSHMAN 93, 6070
Birth1826, Franklin, Vermont9340
Death4 Apr 1829, age: 39340
BurialMaple Grove Cemetery, Franklin, Franklin Co., VT
Burial MemoFind a grave memorial #31586443
FlagsGen #8
(Zeri, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Zeri Cushman and Rachel (French) Cushman. Photo of her gravestone at: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&a...p;GRid=31586443&12871

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.6.9 ROSETTA CUSHMAN 12872, 6071
Birth23 Dec 1829, Franklin, Franklin Co.,Vermont9340,12854
Death27 Feb 1847, Berkshire, Vermont, age: 179340,12854
Death Memo19 yrs, 15 days
BurialBerkshire Center Cemetery, Berkshire, Franklin Co. VT12854
FlagsGen #8
(Zeri, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert). Daughter of Zeri Cushman and Rachel (French) Cushman. Photo of stone at Find A Grave.12854

(9) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.7 Dr. ORLANDO WEAVER CUSHMAN 93,12852,12873, 328
Birth7 Sep 1794, Casleton, Rutland, VT12856
Death16 Feb 1861, Orleans, Jefferson Co., NY, age: 6612874
BurialGrove Cemetery, Orleans, Jefferson Co., NY12874,190
ResidenceLa Fargeville, NY9340
FlagsGen #7
(William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert.) Son of William and mary (Weaver) Cushman. 12852

Notes of Henry Wyles Cushman: Studied medicine with his brothers
Benjamin and Zeri; took a Diploma from the Franklin County Vt.
Medical Society, March 1823, and practiced medicine, and resides
(1854-ish) in Lafargeville, Jefferson County, N.Y. Has one son
and 3 daughters.
SpouseELECTRA ELDRIDGE CALVIN12830,12873 , 329
Birth1795, VT9341,12873
Death12 Nov 1873, age: 78190
BurialGrove Cemetery, Jefferson Co. NY190,12875
Daughter of Sanford Jenks Calvin and Abigail Chipman.9343
Family ID247
Marriage17 Mar 1817, Clarendon,Rutland Co., VT12830,12856,190
Marr MemoShe of Clarendon, VT
ChildrenDr. ERASMUS DARWIN , 330 (1816-)
 ANN LUCINA , 6072 (1819-)
 ROSETTE E , 6074 (1827-)
 HELEN M. , 6075 (1829-)
 MINERVA C. , 6076 (1833-1913)

(10) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.7.1a Dr. ERASMUS DARWIN CUSHMAN* 12874,12876,12877, 330
Birth25 Dec 1816, La Fargeville, Jefferson Co., NY9340,12874
ResidenceBernardston, MA, Wisconsin9340
FlagsGen #8
(Orlando Weaver, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert.) Son of Orlando Weaver Cushman and Electra Eldridge (Calvin) Cushman. They had one son. They divorced in 1850. He lived in Bernardston and now resides in Wisconsin. 9340HWCushman also has him inLa Fargeville, NY.1723BIRTH: Source: "Descendants of William Shurtleff of Plymouth and Marshfield, Massachusetts" Compiled by
Benjamin Shurtleff, Vol. 1, Revere, MA. 1912. Not sure that Amanda Parmenter was his wife. She shows up as wife of Simeon.

Amanda Parmenter and Darwin Erasmus Cushman divorced bet. 1850-1855. By 1860 she had married second Simeon Sheldon Cushman and moved with her son, Orland, to Iowa. Simeon, also from Bernardston, Franklin Co., MA, had settled near Fairfield in Black Hawk Twp., Jefferson Co., IA, in 1850. His first wife, Sybil Snow, died there 11 Dec 1856. 9343___________________ 1860 Census, Black Hawk Township, Fairfield P.O., Jefferson Co., IA, p. 134, Dwelling #963, Family #829, enumerated 24 Jul 1860: 9343 Simeon S Cushman, 39, Farmer, $2000 real estate, $632 pers prop, Massachusetts --- Amanda, 45, Massachusetts --- Orlando [sic] D, 16, Farmer, Massachusetts, Attended School --- Mary Cushman, 9, Iowa, Attended School --- Hattie Cushman, 6, Iowa, Attended School 9343___________________ This marriage was a short one. According to Fairfield City Cemetery records, Amanda died 5 Mar 1862. Jefferson County court records show Simeon was officially appointed guardian of her son Orland.
The son of Orlando Weaver Cushman and Electa Calvin never called himself Erasmus. He was Darwin E. Cushman on all censuses from 1850 [Jefferson Co., NY]-1880 [Grand Travers Co., MI].9343
SpouseAMANDA PARMENTER9339,88,9340 , 2116
Birth25 Apr 1815, Franklin Co. MA9340,88,88,9339
Birth MemoHWC says Apr 1816 but gravestone says 25 Apr 1815
Death5 Mar 1862, Bedford, Taylor Co. IA, age: 469341,88
BurialBedford Cemetery, Bedford, Taylor Co. IA88
Death5 Mar 1862, Bedfford, Taylor Co. IA, age: 469339,88
Death Memoage 46 years , 10 months, 10 days.
BurialBedford Cemetery, Bedford, Taylor Co. IA - Old Fairfield Cemetery, Jefferson Co. IA9338
Daughter of George Parmenter of Bernardston9340 . Divorced in 18509340 Photo of stone at Find A Grave.88Amanda", b. Apr. 25, 1815; m. (i) Nov. 1838, Erasmus Darwin
Cushnian; ni. (2) Simeon Cushman; settled in 111.; d. Mch. 5, 1862.9342

Amanda Parmenter and Darwin Erasmus Cushman divorced bet. 1850-1855. By 1860 she had married second Simeon Sheldon Cushman and moved with her son, Orland, to Iowa. Simeon, also from Bernardston, Franklin Co., MA, had settled near Fairfield in Black Hawk Twp., Jefferson Co., IA, in 1850. His first wife, Sybil Snow, died there 11 Dec 1856. 9343
She was the daughter of George Parmenter and Anna Green and the 2nd wife of Simeon Sheldon Cushman. Photo of stone at Find A Grave.88 She shares the stone with his other 2 wives, Sybil Snow and Elizabeth Whitney McCune. Note there also is a stone for an Amanda P Cushman in the Old Fairfield Cemetery, Jefferson Co. Iowa, which also states she was wife of S.S. Cushman and died 5 mar 1862 at age 46 years, 10 mon and 10days.???
Family ID248
MarriageNov 18389340,12878
ChildrenOrlando Darwin , 2619 (1844-1914)

Other spouses: ELLEN HALL

(11) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.7.1a.1a Orlando Darwin CUSHMAN* 12874,9341,12580,1723,12877, 2619
Birth4 Feb 1844, Bernardston, Franklin Co., MA1723,12874,12879,12880
Death21 Apr 1914, Eagle Creek, Clackamas, OR, age: 709341
BurialAndalusia Cemetery, Andalusia, Rock Island Co. IL12580
ResidenceLaFargeville, NY & in 1900 on Madison Street, Andulusia Township, Rock Island Co. IL1723,12880
FlagsGen #9
(Erasmus Darwin, Orlando Weaver, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert.) Son of Erasmus Darwin Cushman and Amada (Parmenter) Cushman. 1910 census of Andalusia, Rock Island, Illinois has him recorded/transcribed at Orland D Cushman.12881 Photo of stone at Find A Grave.12882 Apparent duplicate memorial has him buried Forrester Cemetery, Eagle Creek, Clackaas Co OR. Inscription Co. F 33 IA, INF12883

Guardian Records of Jefferson County contain the following: “Guardian Records, Jefferson County:
ORLAN D. CUSHMAN, minor heir of AMANDA P. CUSHMAN, dec’d…..SIMEON S. CUSHMAN, Gdn….”12884

Sources: Illinois State Archives Marriage Index; Clark County, MO, Court Marriage Records; Oregon Death Index, 1870-1910 censuses, Rock Island Co., IL. Note:Children of Orland Darwin Cushman & Martha H "Mattie" Parker, all probably born Rock Island Co., IL: 1. Charles Cushman b. Jul 1869, d. bef 1880 2. Francis Cushman [son] b. abt. 1872 3. Amanda Cushman b. 1873; d. 1967; bur. Beavercreek Memorial Cemetery, Beavercreek, Clackamas Co, OR; m. abt. 1898 Charles A. Menke [1874-1953] 4. Cora Cushman b. abt. 18765. Lena May Cushman b. abt 1880 Sources: 1870 Census, Edgington Township, Edgington P.O., Rock Island Co., IL, p.p. 14A-14B; 1880 Census, Andalusia Township, Rock Island Co., IL, E.D. #234, p. 181C; 1910 Census, Beaver Creek Precinct, Clackamas Co., OR, E.D. #18, Sheet 4B; online transcription of Beavercreek Cemetery inscriptions.

These from Pauline :

Note: Henry Orville Cushman b. 19 Aug 1891, Missouri d. 22 Mar 1983, Clackamas Co., MO m1 Helen [?] between 1910-1920 [three sons: Orville, Elwood, Forest]; divorced before 1930 m2 Lucille [?] after 1930 Sources: 1920 Census, 3rd Ward, 8th Precinct, Oregon City, Clackamas Co., OR, E.D. #54, Sheet 6B; 1930 Census, 96th Precinct, West Linn City, Clackamas Co., OR, E.D. #93, Sheet 4A; Oregon Death Index [Cert. #83-05158]; Social Security Death Index [SS #540-01-9221 issued Oregon before 1951].

1880 census of Andalusia, Rock Island, IL has Orland Cushman, b.1844, MA, age 36, Teamster, with wife Martha Cushman, b. 1850 IN, son Francis Cushman, b. 1872, IL, age 8; daughter, Amanda Cushman, b. 1874, IL age 6; daughter, Cora Cushman, b.1876, IL, age 4; and daughter Lena May Cushman, b. 1880, IL, age 1 month.12885

BIRTH: Source: "Descendants of William Shurtleff of Plymouth and Marshfield, Massachusetts" Compiled by
Benjamin Shurtleff, Vol. 1, Revere, MA. 1912.

His first name *may* be Orlando.

CENSUS: 1850 US Census for NY, Jefferson Co., Theresa. Dwelling/Family: 162/164. Darwin E. Cushman, 34,
Physician, 500, VT. Amanda P. Cushman, 35, MA. Orrin D. Cushman, 6, MA.

Name: Orland D Cushman
Residence: Richland, Iowa
Age at Enlistment: 18
Enlistment Date: 13 Aug 1862
Rank at enlistment: Drummer
State Served: Iowa
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company F, Iowa 33rd Infantry Regiment on 02 Sep 1862.
Mustered out on 17 Jul 1865 at New Orleans, LA.
Birth Date: abt 1844
Sources: Roster & Record of Iowa Soldiers in the War of Rebellion12580
SpouseMARTHA “MATTIE” HELEN PARKER12886,9341,12580 , 7237
Birth11 Oct 1849, IN12886,9341,12580
Birth Memoor Massachusetts (find a Grave)
Death17 Sep 1889, Andalusia, Rock Island Co. IL, age: 3912580
BurialAndalusia Cemetery, Andalusia, Rock Island Co. IL12580
Wife of Orlando D. Cushman. Mother of Charles,Amanda,Cora,Frank,Lena and Eva. Daughter of Asa and Julia Ann White-Parker.12580
Family ID1834
Marriage28 Nov 1867, Rock Island City, IL9343
ChildrenCHARLES , 10152 (1869-1871)
 FRANK GILLMAN OR FRANCIS , 7238 (1871-1889)
 JULIA AMANDA , 7239 (1873-1967)
 CORA EDITH , 7240 (1876-1897)
 LENA MAY , 7241 (1880-1972)
 EVA LYDIA , 13520 (1883-1960)

Other spouses: SUSAN ELLIOT, Pauline KING

(12) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.7.1a.1a.1 CHARLES CUSHMAN 12887, 10152
BirthDec 1869, Rock Island City, IL12580
Death10 Feb 1871, age: 112580
BurialAndalusia Cemetery, Andalusia, Rock Island Co. IL12580
FlagsGen#10
(Orlan, Erasmus Darwin, Orlando Weaver, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert.) Son of Orlan Cushman and Martha (Unknown) Cushman. Photo of stone at Find A Grave.12580 Not absolutely sure this was son of Orlan and Martha but they are buried in the same cemetery and the inscription on the stone looks like it references the parents.

(12) 1.1.4a.1.5a.3.7a.1.7.1a.1a.2 FRANK GILLMAN OR FRANCIS CUSHMAN 12886,9341, 7238
Birth21 Aug 1871, Andalusia, Rock Island Co., ILlinois12886,9341,12580
Death1 Jul 1889, Andalusia, Rock Island Co. IL, age: 179341,12580
BurialAndalusia Cemetery, Andalusia, Rock Island Co. IL12580
FlagsGen#10
(Orlan, Erasmus Darwin, Orlando Weaver, William, William, Josiah, Elkanah, Thomas, Robert.) Son of Orlan Cushman and Martha (Unknown) Cushman.

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