Jerusha M. "Rushie" Harper was born Mar of 1860 in Fairview, Buncombe Co, NC to Alec (Alexander) and Cindy (Juletta Lucinda Sales) Haynes. Rushie died abt. 1901 in Fairview.
According to the Buncombe County Marriage Register, on 26 July 1881, B. C. Haynes, 19, of Buncombe Co, NC married Jerusha Harper, 20, of Buncombe Co, NC. Officiating was L. A. Lanning, Justice of the Peace. Witnesses were Clemmie Haynes (the groom's sister), Sue Rhea, and Rex Ballard.
Benjamin Cornelius Washington Haynes was born 2 Nov 1862 in Buncombe Co, NC.
Although we have many photos of Ben, we have not yet found one of Rushie. If you have one I can copy, or can direct me to one, I would greatly appreciate it.
Also, If you are related to this couple, please contact me for more info about them, their ancestors, and their descendants. Thanks.