27 Dec 1779 - 6 Dec 1866
Father: Thomas CUSHING
- RESIDENCE: 1815, Cazenovia, Madison, NY
- OCCUPATION: Surveyor
- BIRTH: 27 Dec 1779, Hingham, Plymouth, MA
- DEATH: 6 Dec 1866, Fenner, Madison, NY
- BURIAL: Needham Cemetery, Fenner, Madison, NY
Mother: Elizabeth TURNER
: Clarissa NEEDHAM
- +Mercy CUSHING
- Cornelia CUSHING
- Dolly Naomi CUSHING
- Milo A. CUSHING
- Orlando CUSHING
- +Emily CUSHING
- Thomas CUSHING
_Matthew B. CUSHING _+
_Hezekiah CUSHING _|
| |_Deborah JACOB ______+
_Thomas CUSHING ___|
| | _Thomas JONES _______+
| |_Lydia JONES ______|
| |_Catherine CASWELL __
| _Benjamin TURNER ____+
| _Benjamin TURNER __|
| | |_Elizabeth HAWKINS __
|_Elizabeth TURNER _|
| _Charles TURNER _____+
|_Mercy TURNER _____|
|_Mercy CURTIS _______+
(Note that Fenner, NY is in modern-day Madison County, which was created
21 March 1806 from Chenango County.)
Birth and death data from "The Genealogy of the Cushing Family "
(An account of the Ancestors and Descendants of Matthew Cushing, who came to America in 1638)
The Perrault Printing Co - Montreal, 1905
First Edition, 1877, by Lemuel Cushing, pp. 109, 197
"Genealogy of the Needham Family"
Thomas Cushing, M.D.
"Father of Lt. Frank Cushing; The Lt. Cushing who sank the rebel ram Albemarle was another cousin."
The claim that Enos fathered a Frank is curious, as it is not supported by the Cushing genealogy.
Since Thomas Cushing, MD, likely was the son of Enos, I assume that Hawley Needham incorrectly
annotated his copy of the work.
"History of the Town of Hingham, Massachusetts"
George Lincoln, et. al., Hingham, MA; 1893, p. 165
"Was the fa. of Doct. Thomas Cushing of Barre Centre, N. Y., and
gr. fa. of Prof. Frank H. Cushing of Zuni fame."
"History of Chenango and Madison Counties, NY...1784-1880"
James H. Smith
D. Mason & Co, Syracuse, NY 1880, pp. 694-699
"Names and Sketches of the Pioneer Settlers of Madison Co, NY"
William H. Tuttle (1882-1956)
Heart of the Lakes Publishing, Interlaken, NY, 1984, p. 71
Buried at Needham Cemetery, Town of Fenner, Madison County, NY; see:
"Cemetery Inscriptions of Madison County, NY", Vol 1
Mary K. Meyer and Joyce C. Scott
Willow Bend Books, Westminster, Maryland, 1997
Updated at http://www.rootsweb.com/~nyccazen/Cemeteries/Fenner/NeedhamCem.html
"Cushing, Enos, died December 6, 1866, age 87 years."
Needham Family Genealogical Notes
Unpublished work; 1998
Virginia Joy Chism Nichols