John LUSK b 18 Jly 1795 NC/Tn, m 30 Oct 1821 Madison co Al Ruth MASON.Issue b. Madison & Jackson cos Al.To DeSoto co Ms p.1850 census & d. there 16 Feb 1856. A son John Newton LUSK b 1829, left DeSoto co Ms. 1893 & lived in Hill & Limestone cos. Tx.He d. 1920 limestone co Tx. He and brothers Samuel Houston (lived in the area that became Tate co Ms & d. there) and Andrew Jackson (moved to Ark) were in Civil War. Searching for Preston/P.H. LUSK whose wife Donnie is buried next to JN LUSK.Family tradition places him as a brother who served in Civil War.He does not fit into the bible record/census records.Other brothers, untraced: Joseph b 1822, William Jasper b 1831.There were also 7 girls whose births I have.