1911 Willis Henry Cush signed Billhead, City Treasurer Pueblo Colorado
This beautiful old original advertising billhead has the following handwritten info: "From Willis H. Cush, City Treasurer Pueblo, Colorado, to Mr. E.M. Brown of Troy, New York, Dated April 15th, 1911. Dear Sir, We mailed you receipt on the sidewalk assessment of $17.20 on Nov. 19-1911 and as we never had it returned presumed you received it. The receipt was #1109 for $1720 on lots 7 and 8 Blk 8 Gladstone Park. Yours Truly, W.H. Cash, City Treas." is handwritten in old fountain pen ink. This is in Pueblo County, Colorado and Troy is in Albany County and Rensselaer County in New York.
Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Willis Henry Cush 1855–1929 born in Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania and died in Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado.
His father: John Sean Cush 1813–1879 born in Draperstown, County Derry, Ireland and died in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
His mother: Mary Carville Cush 1833–1899 born in Manayunk, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania to William Carville 1813–1880 and Alice Keenan Carville 1804–1886. She died in Homestead, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Her Siblings were:
Catherine Carville born 1839
John Carville 1844–1907
William Carville 1846–1887
Dennis Carville born 1862
Daniel Webster Cush 1850–1905
John Cush 1853–1876
Willis Henry Cush 1855–1929 (Willis Cush, Willis H. Cush)
James Cush 1857–1880
Catherine A Cush 1860–1914
Thomas J Cush 1862–1934
Alice Cush 1864–1944
Emmett Patrick Cush 1867–1957 (Emmett Cush)
Mary Ann Cush 1870–1937
Dennis Michael Cush 1872–1936
John P Cush 1874–1875 died infant
His wife: Isabella Catharine McCurdy Cush 1862–1932 born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and died in Pueblo, Colorado.
Her father: Patrick McCurdy 1815–1900 born Ireland
Her mother: Anna Maria Duffy McCurdy 1828–1905 born Ireland
Thomas McCurdy born 1849
John Francis McCurdy born 1858
Agatha McCurdy 1864–1935
Amanda Maria McCurdy born 1867
Naomi M Cush 1884–1968
Joseph Thomas Cush 1887–1956
Willis Laurence Cush 1892–1969
Anthony Joseph Cush 1894–1983
Edmund Carville Cush 1898–1988
This is a beautiful and decorative architectural billhead from the city of Pueblo. It is assumed Mr. E.M. Brown lived in Troy NY, but owned properties in Colorado, although that is unknown. We searched for "Gladstone Park" in both places to no avail. Any help or correction is appreciated, email Debra here.
This old signed billhead was printed by the "Franklin Press Company, Pueblo Colorado." It was found in Genesee County NY. A beautiful old original typography piece with a great graphic portrait of a wonderful old 19th c. Pueblo building.
Size 5.25 by 8 inches.
Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)
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