Rushworth

Rushworth is a surname of English origin. The name refers to:
*Harold Rushworth (1880–1950), New Zealand politician; MP for Bay of Islands 1929–38
*John Rushworth (1612–1690), English historian
*Robert A. Rushworth (1924–1993), American test pilot in the X-15 program
*Verity Rushworth (b. 1985), English television actress


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