Dorothy Walker Bush

Dorothy Walker Bush

Born Jul 1, 1901

Dorothy Wear Walker Bush, mother to 41st President of the United States, George H. W. Bush, and the grandmother of 43rd President of the United States, George W. Bush. Time on her death wrote that "George (H.W. ) Bush was shaped and tempered by his mother's nature. " Dorothy Bush raised her five children in a strongly religious home. During her childhood she attended church as many as three times each Sunday.… Read More

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1901 Birth Born on July 1, 1901.


1921 20 Years Old Walker attended Miss Porter's School and married Prescott Sheldon Bush on August 6, 1921, in Kennebunkport, Maine. … Read More


1992 91 Years Old Dorothy Walker Bush died at age 91 in Greenwich, Connecticut, on November 19, 1992, only 16 days after her son lost the 1992 presidential election to Bill Clinton. … Read More
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