Meikel Kus/Kush b 1843 in Galicia Poland came to America after 1870, first settling in MI and then moving to Platte Co, NE. Meikel and Katrazyna's children Thomas b 1872 MI; Antonia b 1877 NE; Stanisla b 1879; Theodora b 1875; John b 1870; Sophia b 1883; Michael b 1881; Louis b 1884 and Andrew b 1888. Michael b 1881 moved to Buffalo NY in the 1930's. Looking for any information.
The Kus name is spelled exactly like that in the Polish church records in Poland, Americanized it was spelled Kush. The s in Polish sounds like sh in english. There is a new Kush mailing list, here at rootsweb. Might be worth signing up to it.