Genealogy of the Cushing Family

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An account of the Ancestors and Descendants of Matthew Cushing who came to America in 1638
Researching the Cushing families of England and Ireland who emigrated to Canada and the United States
Also including the Descendants of Maurice Cushing of County Kerry, Ireland
And the Descendants of Edward Cushing of County Cork, Ireland
Plus the Descendants of Pierre Courchesne of Paris, France

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  • ID: P29608
  • Name: George Calvin Cushing
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 27 Sep 1920 in Berlin, Coos, New Hampshire 1 2
  • Death: 13 Sep 2003 in Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont 3 4
  • Burial: 16 Sep 2003 Saint Anns Cemetery, Milton, Chittenden, Vermont 5
  • Note:
    MILTON: George C. Cushing, 82, died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2003, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. George was born in Berlin N.H., on Sept. 27, 1920, the son of William and Lillian (Phillips) Cushing. The Cushing family moved to Vermont and farmed along the Connecticut River in the town of Waterford. George entered the U.S. Army during World War II and was medically discharged in March 1943. March 1, 1946, he married Marion E. Aldrich in St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Littleton, N.H. When he left the farm, he was employed as a DHIA herd tester. He was later employed by the state of Vermont as a State Police dispatcher in St. Johnsbury and then at Redstone in Montpelier. He later worked as a state social worker in the St. Albans area until he became permanently disabled. There were three things that George enjoyed in life: first was his large family, which included his loving wife, his brothers and sisters, his children, his grandchildren and his great-grandchildren. He loved to garden, raising and canning much of the food that the family ate. He enjoyed the woods and loved to hunt and fish. George is survived by his loving wife of more than 56 years, Marion; 10 children, John and his wife Linda of Milton, Linda and her husband Bruce Barrows of Georgia, Paula and her husband Charles Racine of Cambridge, Allen and his wife Carol of Milton, Sandra and her husband Frank Read of Georgia, Carl and his wife Karen of Milton, Richard and his wife Nancy of Essex, Stephen and his wife Michelle of Colchester, Terrance and his wife Tan-ya of Milton, and Theresa and her husband, Craig Savoy, of Milton. He is also survived by 50 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; his brother, James W. and his wife, Dot, of Bangor, Maine; and his sister-inlaw, Nina Cushing, wife of Allen; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sisters, Helen Ingraham and Mary Delaney, and brothers Charles and Allen, all of New Hampshire. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 11 a.m. in St. Ann Catholic Church in Milton. Burial will follow in St. Ann's Cemetery in Milton. Me-morial contributions may be made to the VNA, Hospice of the Champlain Valley, 1110 Prim Road, Suite 1, Colchester, Vt. 05446. Visiting hours will be held Monday Sept. 15, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. with prayers at 6 p.m. in the Minor Funeral Home, Milton.

    MILTON ?? CUSHING, George C. ?? A largely attended funeral service was held Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2003, at 11 a.m. in St. Ann Catholic Church with Father John G. Feltz celebrating a Mass of Christian Burial. Assisting was Deacon Stephen Ratte. The pall was placed on Mr. Cushing's casket at the entrance of the church by his daughters, Linda Barrows, Paula Racine, Sandra Reed and Theresa Savoy. His wife, Marion, placed the crucifix upon the casket. Vocalist was daughter Paula Racine accompanied by Ed DeVarney. Altar servers were grandsons A.J. and Beau Cushing. The readings were proclaimed by grandson Matt Cushing. Deacon of the Gospel was Stephen Ratte. Ministers of the Eucharist were Jeanette Adams, Angela Barsalow, Wayne Lafayette, Shirley Parrott, Denise Phoenix and Jocelyne Wesson. The offertory gifts were presented by daughters Linda, Sandra and Theresa. A personal and moving tribute to his dad and family was shared with those present by son John Cushing. Delegations present were from the town of Milton, town offices, schools, police, Fire and Rescue; the state of Vermont House of Representatives, Vermont State Police, area game wardens as well as Department of Fish and Wildlife representatives; the Vermont Department of Agriculture, Swanton Packing, Poulin Grain, St. Michael's College, New England Air and Plastic Monofil Co. as well as a wealth of neighbors and friends. An honor guard was present at the wake and during the Mass, comprising of members from the Knights of Columbus, Father Dan Roberts Council 10417 as well as Fourth Degree members of the Bishop Joyce Assembly, Milton. A police escort was provided en route by members of the Milton Police Department to St. Ann's Cemetery, where burial followed with Father Feltz and Deacon Ratte offering the committal prayers. Full military honors were accorded the deceased, and the American flag draping Mr. Cushing's casket was folded by members of the Army National Guard and presented to Mrs. Cushing by Major Thomas Brown. Final Taps was played by grandson Daniel Barrows. Bearers were sons John, Allen, Carl, Stephen, Richard and Terry Cushing. Monday evening's vigil prayers were offered by Father Feltz and Deacon Ratte in the Minor Funeral Home.

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    Father: William Mitchell Cushing Hon. b: 30 Sep 1885 in Bethlehem, Grafton, New Hampshire
    Mother: Lillian Kathryn Phillips b: 12 Dec 1890 in Bakersfield, Connecticut

    Marriage 1 Marion Edith Aldrich b: 16 Feb 1925 in Bath (Swiftwater), Grafton, New Hampshire
    • Married: 1 Mar 1946 in Saint Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire
    Children
    1. Has Children John Phillips Cushing b: Abt 1947 in Milton, Chittenden, Vermont
    2. Has Children Linda Marie Cushing b: 12 Mar 1948 in Milton, Chittenden, Vermont
    3. Has Children Paula Marion Cushing b: 28 Jan 1949 in Milton, Chittenden, Vermont
    4. Has Children Sandra Jean Cushing b: 18 Mar 1952 in Milton, Chittenden, Vermont
    5. Has Children Carl Warren Cushing b: 15 Nov 1952 in Milton, Chittenden, Vermont
    6. Has Children Allen Thomas Cushing b: Abt 1953 in Milton, Chittenden, Vermont
    7. Has No Children Richard James Cushing b: 23 Mar 1955 in Montpelier, Washington, Vermont
    8. Has Children Stephen Charles Cushing b: 4 Apr 1956 in Montpelier, Washington, Vermont
    9. Has Children Terrance Patrick "Terry" Cushing b: 17 Mar 1959 in Saint Albans, Franklin, Vermont
    10. Has Children Theresa Mary Cushing b: 6 May 1960 in Saint Albans, Franklin, New Hampshire

    Sources:
    1. Title: 1930 US Census
      Note:

      Page: Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont
      Text: Name: George C Cushing Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Year: 1930 Event Place: Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont, United States District: 0029 Gender: Male Age: 9 Marital Status: Single Race: White Race (Original): White Relationship to Head of Household: Son Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son Birth Year (Estimated): 1921 Birthplace: New Hampshire Immigration Year: Father's Birthplace: New Hampshire Mother's Birthplace: Connecticut Sheet Number and Letter: 5B Household ID: 83 Line Number: 56 Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Affiliate Publication Number: T626 Affiliate Film Number: 2427 GS Film number: 2342161 Digital Folder Number: 004547825 Image Number: 00570 Household Gender Age Birthplace Head William M Cushing M 44 New Hampshire Wife Lillian K Cushing F 40 Connecticut Daughter Helen I Cushing F 15 New Hampshire Daughter Lillian M Cushing F 13 New Hampshire Son Charles W Cushing M 11 New Hampshire Son George C Cushing M 9 New Hampshire Son Allen A Cushing M 7 New Hampshire Son James W Cushing M 5 New Hampshire Brother George D Cushing M 36 New Hampshire
    2. Title: 1940 US Census
      Note:

      Page: Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont
      Text: Name: George C Cushing Event Type: Census Event Date: 1940 Event Place: Waterford Town, Caledonia, Vermont, United States Gender: Male Age: 19 Marital Status: Single Race (Original): White Race: White Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son Relationship to Head of Household: Son Birthplace: New Hampshire Birth Year (Estimated): 1921 Last Place of Residence: Same House Household Role Gender Age Birthplace William M Cushing Head M 55 New Hampshire Lillian H Cushing Wife F 49 Connecticut Lillian M Cushing Daughter F 23 New Hampshire George C Cushing Son M 19 New Hampshire Allan A Cushing Son M 17 New Hampshire James W Cushing Son M 15 New Hampshire
    3. Title: Vermont Death Record
      Note:

      Page: Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont
      Text: VT Death Records: Name: George Calvin Cushing Gender: Male Birth Date: 27 Sep 1920 Birth Location: Berlin, New Hampshire Death Date: 13 Sep 2003 Deathplace: Decedent?S Home Death Location: Milton, Chittenden Cause Of Death: Vascular-Mult-Infarct Dementia Veteran: World War II Era Residence: Milton, Vermont Spouse's name: Marion E. Aldrich Mother's Maiden Name: Phillips Mother's Name: Lillian Father's Name: William Cushing Burial at St Anne's Cemetery, Milton,VT Date Filed: 13 Sep 2003 Vital Event Type: Certificate of Death
    4. Title: U.S. Social Security Death Index
      Note:

      Page: 009-10-8845
      Text: Given Name: George Middle Name: C Surname: Cushing Birth Date: 27 September 1920 Social Security Number: 009-10-8845 State: Vermont Last Place of Residence: Chittenden, Vermont Previous Residence Postal Code: 05468 Event Date: 13 September 2003 Age: 83
    5. Title: Findagrave.com
      Note:

      Page: Saint Anns Cemetery, Milton, Chittenden, Vermont

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