William GALUSHA
Sophia BILLINGS

Husband:  William GALUSHA
Birth:  28 Sep 1803, Arlington, Duchess Co., New York 
Death:  1878, Lawrenceville, Saint Lawrence Co., New York
Burial:  1878, Hill Crest Cemetery, Lawrenceville, Saint Lawrence Co., New York 
Father:  William GALUSHA
Mother:  Esther LATON

Marriage:   Abt 1835, Wilmington, Essex Co., New York  

Wife:  Sophia BILLINGS
Birth:  1803, Canada  
Death:  12 Jul 1874, Lawrenceville, Saint Lawrence Co., New York
Burial:  Jul 1874, Hill Crest Cemetery, Lawrenceville, Saint Lawrence Co., New York 
Father:  Elijah BILLINGS 
Mother:   

Children:
1. Rebecca F. GALUSHA, b: 15 Nov 1838, Wilmington, Essex Co., New York
2. George Eugene GALUSHA, b: 23 Sep 1841, Wilmington, Essex Co., New York
                                             d:
(Civil War), Cape Hatteras, Dare Co., North Carolina
3. John Wesley GALUSHA, b: 13 Nov 1844, Wilmington, Essex Co., New York
4. William Allen GALUSHA, b: 15 Apr 1846, Wilmington, Essex Co., New York
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Notes:

1840 Federal Census Data (M704_0282, Page 147), Wilmington, Essex Co., New York

 NAME

 

< 5

5-9

10-14

15-19

20-29

30-39

40-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80-89

90-99

 GALUSHA, Wm

Males

0

0

0

0

4

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

Females

1

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

Indicates:

 

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 

 4 Males

20 29

1811 1820

  =  4 Unknowns

 

 2 Males

30 39

1801 1810

  =  William                     (b: 1803)
  =  Unknown

 

 1 Female

< 5

1835 1840

  =  Rebecca                  (b: 1839)

 

 1 Female

30 39

1801 1810

  =  Sophia                     (b: 1803)

 

1850 Federal Census Data (M432_0503, Page 161), Wilmington, Essex Co., New York,
                                                                                                                  Enumeration Date
3-Sep-1850, Family #2377

 NAME

Age

Sex

 Occupation
or Trade

Real Estate

POB

Attend School

Cannot R/W

D, D, B, I,  I, P, or C

 GALUSHA, William

47

M

 Farmer

$1,000

NY

 

 

 

                  Sophia

47

F

  

 

VT

 

 

 

                  Rebecca

11

F

 

 

NY

X

 

 

                  George

9

M

 

 

NY

X

 

 

                  Wesley

5

M

 

 

NY

X

 

 

                  Allen

3

M

 

 

NY

 

 

 

                  John

43

M

 Farmer

 

Can

 

 

 

 BILLINGS, Elijah

66

M

 Farmer

 

NY

 

 

 

1860 Federal Census Data (M653_0753, Page 634), St. Armand, Essex Co., New York,
                                                                                                                          Enumeration Date:
24-Jul-1860, Family #583

NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

Occupation
Or Trade

Real Estate

Pers. Estate

POB

In Sch.

Cannot R/W

D, D, B, I,   I, P, or C

 GALUSHA, William

56

M

W

 Farmer

$2,000

$1,562

NY

 

 

 

                Sophia

57

F

W

 

 

 

NY

 

  

 

                George

19

F

W

 Laborer

 

 

NY

 

  

 

                Wesley

16

M

W

 Farmer

 

 

NY

X

  

 

                Wm Allen

13

F

W

 

 

 

NY

X

  

 

 GOODSPEED, Augustus

24

M

W

 Wheelwright

 

 

NY

 

  

 

                        Algernon

1

M

W

 

 

 

NY

 

  

 

 BILLINGS, Elijah

72

M

W

 Farmer

 

 

NY

 

  

 

1870 Federal Census Data (M593_1097, Page 381A), Lawrence, Saint Lawrence Co., New York,
                                                                                                                            Enumeration Date: 18-Augl-1870, Family #342

NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

Occupation or Trade

Real Estate

Per. Estate

POB

In
Sch

Marr
W/In Yr

D, D, B, I,   I, P, or C

 GALUSHA, W G

66

M

W

 Farmer

$3,500

$800

NY

 

 

 

                  Sophia

66

F

W

 Keeping House

 

 

Can

  

 

 

                  Wesley

25

M

W

 Farmer

 

 

NY

  

 

 

                  Algernon

12

M

W

 

 

 

NY

X  

 

 

George Eugene served with the Union forces in the Civil War. His Service Record shows:
 
  Name:  George Galusha
   Residence:   Malone, New York                 
   Enlistment Date:  13 Aug 1862      
   State Served:  New York
   Service Record:  Enlisted as a Private on 13 August 1862 at the age of 21.
                           Enlisted in Company H, 106th Infantry Regiment New York on 27 August 1862.
He was captured and held prisoner.  Later an exchange of prisoners freed him but he drown when the boat sank after an explosion off of Cape Hatteras on the trip home.
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