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William Brush
WILLIAM H. BRUSH, farmer, Wayne Twp., Sec. 10; P.O. Monticello; manages his mother's farm (Mrs. Jane Brush); he owns timber-land in Scotch Grove; was born in Westmoreland Co., Penn.; came to Jones Co. in 1868. His wife's maiden name was Porneroy, a native of Ohio; they were married in 1860; have seven children—Jennie Elizabeth, Mary Ellen, Samuel Roll, John Porneroy, Annie Lois, Ada Alice, Ethel Florence. Mr. and Mrs. Brush and three of the children are members of the U.P. Church; Mr. Brush is a Republican.

Source: History of Jones County, Iowa, Western Historical Company, Chicago, 1879, page 620.

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