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George Herbert Walker Bush
President

  • Born 12 June 1924 - Milton, Norfolk Co., MA
  • Deceased 30 November 2018 - Houston, Harris Co., TX , age at death: 94 years old
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BUSH, George Herbert Walker, (son of Prescott Sheldon Bush, father of President George W. Bush), a Representative from Texas and a Vice President of the United States and 41st President of the United States; born in Milton, Suffolk County, Mass., June 12, 1924; graduated, Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass. 1942; graduated Yale University 1948; lieutenant (jg.) United States Navy 1942-1945; formed Bush-Overby Oil Development, Inc., Midland, Tex. 1951; helped organize Zapata Petroleum Corp., Midland, Tex. 1953, and first president of Zapata Off-Shore Co., Midland, Tex. 1954; unsuccessful nominee in 1964 to the United States Senate; elected as a Republican to the Ninetieth Congress; reelected to the Ninety-first Congress (January 3, 1967-January 3, 1971); was not a candidate for reelection in 1970 to the House of Representatives but was an unsuccessful candidate for election to the United States Senate; United States Ambassador to the United Nations 1971-1973; chairman, Republican National Committee 1973-1974; chief United States liaison officer, People's Republic of China 1974-1976; director, Central Intelligence Agency 1976-1977; unsuccessful candidate for the Republican nomination for President of the United States in 1980, but was elected Vice President of the United States on the Republican ticket with President Ronald Reagan, November 4, 1980, and reelected 1984; Vice President of the United States 1981-1989; elected President of the United States in 1988, and was inaugurated on January 20, 1989; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1992; awarded the title of Knights Grand Cross of the Most Honorable Order of the Bath by Queen Elizabeth II in 1993; is a resident of Houston, Tex.
--- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress

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                                                                                    _____| 16_ Obadiah Newcomb Bush 1797-ca 1851
                                                        _____| 8_ James Smith Bush, Rev. 1825-1889
                                                       /                            ¯¯¯¯¯| 17_ Harriet Smith 1800-1867
                           _____| 4_ Samuel Prescott Bush 1863-1948
                          /                           \                             _____| 18_ Samuel Howard Fay 1804-1847
                         /                             ¯¯¯¯¯| 9_ Harriet Eleanor Fay 1829-1924
                        /                                                           ¯¯¯¯¯| 19_ Susan Shellman 1808-1887
|2_ Prescott Sheldon Bush, Sen. 1895-1972
|                       \                                                           _____| 20_ Thomas H. Sheldon 1818-1854
|                        \                              _____| 10_ Robert Emmet Sheldon 1845-1917
|                         \                            /                            ¯¯¯¯¯| 21_ Martha Uncles 1824-1912
|                          ¯¯¯¯¯| 5_ Flora Sheldon 1872-1920
|                                                     \                             _____| 22_ Courtland Philip Livingston Butler 1813-1891
|                                                      ¯¯¯¯¯| 11_ Mary Elizabeth Butler 1850-1897
|                                                                                   ¯¯¯¯¯| 23_ Elizabeth Slade Pierce 1822-1901
|--1_ George Herbert Walker Bush, President 1924-2018
|                                                                                   _____| 24_ George E. Walker ca 1797-1864
|                                                       _____| 12_ David Davis Walker 1840-1918
|                                                      /                            ¯¯¯¯¯| 25_ Harriet Mercer 1802-1869
|                          _____| 6_ George Herbert Walker 1875-1953
|                         /                           \                             _____| 26_ Joseph Ambrose Beaky 1818-1858
|                        /                             ¯¯¯¯¯| 13_ Martha Adela Beaky 1841-1917
|                       /                                                           ¯¯¯¯¯| 27_ Mary Ann Bangs 1817-1876/
|3_ Dorothy Wear Walker 1901-1992
                        \                                                           _____| 28_ William Gault Wear 1817-ca 1900
                         \                              _____| 14_ James Huthenson Wear 1838-1893
                          \                            /                            ¯¯¯¯¯| 29_ Sarah Amanda Yancey 1819-1879
                           ¯¯¯¯¯| 7_ Lucretia Wear 1874-1961
                                                       \                            _____| 30_ John James Holliday 1819-1881
                                                        ¯¯¯¯¯| 15_ Nancy Eliza Holliday 1847-1942
                                                                                    ¯¯¯¯¯| 31_ Lucretia Green Foree 1822-


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