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Bush Family -- East London & Essex

Wiliam Henry Bush b.
Sarah Ann Ball. b.
He was living in Romford Essex working as a labourer in 1851
In 1852 their son Job was Born.

Sarah 1873 Romford
Lilly 1875 Romford
Beatrice 1877 Romford
Eliza 1879 Romford
Alice 1881 Romford
Minnie 1885 Stratford

Job Bush b.1852 Romford
m.1872 St.Leonards Shoreditch
Sarah Ann Evans b.1854 Brentwood Essex d.1890

After Sarah Died Job had a new partner Mary Jane Evans b.1871 Romford
They Had 1 Child
Job Bush Evans b.1892 Poplar
d. Canning Town 1931

In 1881 the family was living @ 31 Broad street, Stratford, London . Mary was still living at home @ Como St, Romford, Essex. In 1901 He was living with his brothers family @ 1 Wrights Place Poplar London. His occupation in the census records was a horse keeper.
In 1916 the younger Job Bush got married to Grace Winifred Matthews ,His job is listed as a Horse keeper.. The older Job Bush is listed as deceased. They were living at 15 Railway street., Poplar . Not there now but ran parallel to Chrisp St. Later on they had moved to Wharf st Canning town. Job Bush died in 1931 after being hit on the head at the Railway yard where he worked as a crane driver.

Grace Winifred Matthews b.1896 d.1959
m. 1916 St.Michaels Bromley East London
Job Bush

They Had 7 Children:-

Edward Joseph b. ? d. 1945

Edward was killed in action, in Burma 1945

Jack b.

Girl Still Living b?

Winifred Grace b.1923 d. 1999
m.1951 Christchurch Stratford E16
Leonard Alfred Norris b.1921 d.1971

Josephine Beatrice b. 1927 d.1951

Known as Trixie

Boy Twins b.1931

The twins were evacuated during the war too Minety, Wiltshire. They stayed with a Mrs Newport and then went to a Mrs Pennell. They used to pump the organ in the local church St. Leonards on a Sunday. They used to pick beans and Potatoes on the local farms. Other names remembered were Mrs Reed MrsWolf Thier cousin Jack Matthews was also evacuated to Minety.

The family were bombed out of Wharf st during the war and moved to Elkington road , Plaistow London E13


Job Bush Evans
b.1892 Poplar

d. Canning Town 1931

Wharf St
London E16
In 2004