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Bessie Johnson/Johnston Rusu

Bessie Johnson/Johnston Rusu

Bessie Johnson/Johnston Rusu, the daughter of Samuel and Charlotte Temple Dover Johnson/Johnston.

Bessie married to George Rusu and had 16 children. Bessie was born in TN and moved to Lawrence Co., PA in the 1920s. They eventually moved to Youngstown, Ohio.

She is the sister of Lucius Eugene, William Sidney, Beulah Mildred (who married Alexandru Cioca/Choco), Arthur Odell, Beatrice Isabel, Hubert Leon Samuel (father of the submitter).

Submitted by Sheri Slater, niece of Bessie Johnson/Johnston Rusu and daughter of Hubert Leon Samuel. Bea Mansfield is also a niece.

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