William Arthur Rusk s/o Daniel and Sarah was born in Tama County Iowa on 16SEP1855 he married Sarah Melinda Ealy on 03 JUL1879 in Tama County, Iowa. Sarah was born 15JUL1855 and died in 1937. William Died 10Apr1947. The children of this union are as follows:
Delpha A. b.09JUL1880 in Belle Plaine Benton County Iowa d. 25AUG1880
Marvel Rip (Rex) b. 19APR1882 Belle Plaine, Benton County, Iowa.d. 06APR1960 in Belle Plaine. Married Katie Zimmerman.
Mabel C. b. 17MAY1884 Belle Plaine, Iowa. d. 1950. Married Fredrick Hoffman.
Garie Ernest b. 19APR1886 Belle Plaine Iowa and d. 1918
Elmer Raymond Rusk b. 03FEB1892 Belle Plaine, Benton County, Iowa. Elmer worked for C&NW Railroad as a swithcman for 43 years. d.17FEB1968 in Los Angeles County, California. He married Murldean Gaynelle Henry b. 29MAR1899 d.07MAR1976 Los Angeles.
Goldie C. b. 06JUL1894 Belle Plaine Iowa d. 1976. married Glenn Conklin