July 8, 1905
A.V. Poush, son of Valentine Poush, of German descent, born Oct. 14, 1853, in Franklin Co., Indiana. At the age of two years, moved with his parents to Marion County, Iowa, where he lived until he reached his majority, when he was married to Mary C. Davis.
Two years laer, he moved to Warren County, Iowa, where he followed the occupation of farmer for seventeen years. In 1895, he moved to English Township, where he bought a farm one mile east of the Presbyterian church, which he still owns.