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Re: AMBUSH surname info needed----any help???
Posted by: Jerri Strombeck (ID *****8880) Date: January 12, 2011 at 16:05:37
In Reply to: AMBUSH surname info needed----any help??? by carol warren of 18908

1930 census, Alexandria, Rapides, Louisiana

George Ambush 31 sectionhand steam railroad
Agnes Ambush 26
Marie Ambush 9

Howard Ambush 59 m 38 yrs
Malindy Ambush 56
Cora B Ambush 13

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
about George Ambush
Name: George Ambush
County: Rapides
State: Louisiana
Birth Date: 26 Aug 1897
Race: Black
FHL Roll Number: 1684931
DraftBoard: 2
Section hand Texas and Pacific RR
next of kin Malinda Ambush

1910 census, Rapides, Louisiana
Howard Ambush M 45y mulatto
Spouse Malinda Ambush F 40y
Child George Ambush M 12y
Child Robert Ambush M 10y
Child Emma Ambush F 8y
Child Amy Ambush F 6y
Child Zetta Ambush F 3y
Child Flo* Ambush M 1y

1900 census, Police Jury Ward 8, Rapides, Louisiana

Howard Ambush 29 m 8 yrs farmer
Malindy Ambush 25 4 ch 2 liv
George Ambush 2
Robert Ambush 0

Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
about Whoard Ambush
Name: Whoard Ambush
Spouse: Melinda Robinson
Marriage Date: 7 Jan 1892
Marriage Place: Rapides

Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
about Minerva Ambush
Name: Minerva Ambush
Spouse: Henry Brown
Marriage Date: 11 Sep 1877
Marriage Place: Rapides

1870 census, Rapides, Rapides, Louisiana
James Ambush 60 MD
Minerva Ambush 30 LA
Philip Ambush 10 LA
Howard Ambush 1 LA
Thomas J Ambush 3 LA

Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
about James Ambush
Name: James Ambush
Spouse: Minerva Donald
Marriage Date: 27 Mar 1868
Marriage Place: Rapides

According to trees on, Howard married Linetta Malinda Robinson and James Ambush married Minerva Donald.

U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules, 1850-1885
about Minerva Ambush
Name: Minerva Ambush
Gender: Female
Race: Black
Marital Status: Married
Place of Birth: Louisiana
Estimated birth year: abt 1816
Age: 54
Month of Death: Apr
Cause of Death: Typhoid Fever
Census Year: 1870
Census Location: (City, County, State)
Rapides, Rapides, Louisiana
Page: 301B
Line: 13
Roll: T655_23

I think that this is Minerva Donald; slaves were not allowed to marry until after the War. I think the Minerva shown in the 1870 census is the daughter.

U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
about John Ambush
Name: John Ambush
Side: Confederate
Regiment State/Origin: Louisiana
Regiment Name: 4 Regiment, 1 Brigade, 1 Division, Louisiana Militia
Regiment Name Expanded: 4th Regiment, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Louisiana Militia
Company: C
Rank In: Private
Rank In Expanded: Private
Rank Out: Private
Rank Out Expanded: Private
Film Number: M378 roll 1

This is such an uncommon name that it must be a relative.

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