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    The ghosts of the Rush pioneers are calling you… to – The Rush Creek Anthology

    Sunday, November 4th, 2:00 pm Rush Methodist Church 6200 Rush-Lima Road Starring – John Webster, Colonel Markham, Peter Myers, Elizabeth Myers, Peter Price, Julia Wilbur, Jacob Galentine, Barbara Schinster Smith, Al Mattern, Bessie Hallock and a long-suffering Rush Teacher. Channeled by – Gerry Kusse, Dan Woolaver, Hal Carter, Elise Carter, Dan Chase, Bonnie Meath Lang, […]

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    Fighting in the Shadows: The Untold Story of Deaf People in the Civil War

     Monday, October 15th, 7 pm.  Udicious Pavilion. Rush resident and professor emeritus at Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf, Dr. Harry Lang, will talk about his recently published book entitled:  Fighting in the Shadows: The Untold Story of Deaf People in the Civil War. Dr. Lang has authored or co-authored nine books about […]

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    Raisins in the Puddin’

    We are looking for your Rush memories and stories!  It’s important that we preserve the memories and stories of those who live or lived in Rush.  These stories matter and will be important for future generations to read and appreciate what life in Rush was like in an earlier time.  Please consider sharing your stories […]

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    Town of Rush Historic Site Tour

    $10.00 Saturday, June 2, 2018 10 am – 4 pm Includes first floor tours of six historic Rush homes, three Rush Churches and five homes for outside viewing only. Tour tickets are limited to 200.  Tickets can be purchased online, in person at the Rush Town Hall or by mail to the Rush Town Hall, […]

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    Anna and William Euler

    William Euler, son of Ennis Euler was born in August of 1867.  He died on November 13th 1936 in Rush, NY.  He married Anna Reitz in 1895.  She was born in August of 1866.  She died on June 28, 1931 in Rush, NY. William had a brother Walter who lived in Mendon.

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    Jacob Stull Galentine

    Jacob Stull Galentine (1835-1905) Jacob Stull Galentine was born August 12, 1835 to John Galentine and Isabel Stull Galentine.  Jacob’s  mother, Isabel, was the daughter of Jacob Stull and Susannah Price Stull,  both early settlers of Rush.  Jacob’s father, John Galentine, was also an early Rush settler who served as Justice of the Peace, Deputy […]

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    Rush Historical Society
    5977 East Henrietta Road
    Rush, NY 14543
    Phone: (585) 533-1312