Descendants of Henry Hughes (Hughs)

Compiled by Sandi Hartvigsen

Submitted 29 June 2002

 

 

Generation No. 1

 

 1.  HENRY[1] HUGHES (HUGHS) was born Abt. 1757, and died 1822 in Mecklenburg, Virginia.  He married JANE HAYNES November 01, 1782 in Charlotte Co., Virginia, daughter of JOHN HAYNES and PHOEBE.

 

      Children of HENRY HUGHES (HUGHS) and JANE HAYNES are:

 

      i.     WILLIAM H.2 HUGHES (HUGHS), b. Abt. 1784, Charlotte Co., Virginia; d. 1852.

 

 

      ii.    NANCY HUGHES (HUGHS), b. Abt. 1786, Charlotte Co., Virginia.

 

 

      iii.   GEORGE HUGHES (HUGHS), b. Abt. 1789, Charlotte Co., Virginia.

 

 

      iv.    JOHN HUGHES (HUGHS), b. Abt. 1792, Charlotte Co., Virginia.

 

 

      v.     ELIZABETH HUGHES (HUGHS), b. Abt. 1794, Charlotte Co., Virginia.

 

 

      vi.    CHARLES HUGHES (HUGHS), b. Abt. 1796, Charlotte Co., Virginia.

 

 

      vii.   MARY HUGHES (HUGHS), b. Abt. 1800, Mecklenburg, Virginia.

 

 

 2.   viii.  HENRY HUGHES (HUGHS), b. Abt. 1804, Virginia; d. July 09, 1880, Benton, Franklin, Illinois.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

 2.  HENRY[2] HUGHES (HUGHS) (HENRY[1]) was born Abt. 1804 in Virginia, and died July 09, 1880 in Benton, Franklin, Illinois.  He married (1) ELLENDER CATHERINE JANE JACKSON.  He married (2) WINNIFRED SMITH June 25, 1829 in Granville, North Carolina.  He married (3) MARGARET KIRK March 24, 1843 in Sumner, Tennessee.  He married (4) CATHERINE LYBARGER December 06, 1866 in Franklin, Illinois.

 

      Children of HENRY HUGHES (HUGHS) and ELLENDER JACKSON are:

      i.    WILLIAM JAMES[3] HUGHES (HUGHS), b. January 18, 1849, Sumner, Tennessee; d. May 03, 1894, Benton, Franklin, Illinois.

 

 

      ii.   FOUNTAIN P. HUGHES, b. May 08, 1850, Tennessee; d. April 19, 1873, Hamburg, Union, Illinois.

 

 

      iii.  ELECTA HUGHES (HUGHS), b. 1852, Tennessee.

 

 

      iv.   CHARLES S. HUGHES, b. September 02, 1853, Benton, Franklin, Illinois.

 

 

 3.    v.   SYLVESTER ALEXANDER HUGHES, b. February 28, 1855, Jonesboro, Illinois; d. August 13, 1933, Donna, Texas.

 

      Children of HENRY HUGHES (HUGHS) and WINNIFRED SMITH are:

      vi.    GEORGE W.[3] HUGHES, b. June 16, 1831, Virginia; d. October 02, 1912, Sumner, Tennessee.

 

 

      vii.   JANE HUGHES, b. December 17, 1832, North Carolina; d. March 14, 1916, Franklin, Illinois.

 

 

      viii. SUSAN HUGHES, b. July 19, 1834, Virginia; d. June 23, 1911, Selma, Alabama.

 

 

      ix.   EDWARD HUGHES (HUGHS), b. January 17, 1836, North Carolina?; d. 1900-1910, Greene, Arkansas.

 

 

      x.    MARY ANN HUGHES, b. March 17, 1838, Tennessee; d. April 10, 1916, Franklin, Illinois.

 

 

      xi.   MISSOURI HUGHES (HUGHS), b. April 04, 1840, Tennessee; d. March 21, 1921, Carterville, Williamson, Illinois.

 

 

      xii.  JOHN HENRY HUGHES (HUGHS), b. January 04, 1842, Tennessee; d. Bef. 1878, Franklin, Illinois.

 

 

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

 3.  SYLVESTER ALEXANDER[3] HUGHES (HENRY[2] HUGHES (HUGHS), HENRY[1]) was born February 28, 1855 in Jonesboro, Illinois, and died August 13, 1933 in Donna, Texas.  He married SARAH ELIZABETH SHRUM September 07, 1875 in Jonesboro, Illinois.

 

      Children of SYLVESTER HUGHES and SARAH SHRUM are:

 4.    i.   CLARENCE ALVA[4] HUGHES, b. October 08, 1878, Benton, Illinois; d. October 04, 1944, Edinburgh, Texas.

 

      ii.   JAMES WILLIAM HUGHES, b. December 02, 1880, Gainesville, Missouri; d. January 13, 1964.

 

 

      iii.  CHARLES EDWARD HUGHES, b. November 18, 1883, Gainesville, Missouri; d. November 10, 1968, Hawthorne, Los Angeles, California.

 

 

      iv.   EMMA ALICE HUGHES, b. November 28, 1886, Gainesville, Missouri; d. August 20, 1977.

 

 

      v.    MARY ESTELLA HUGHES, b. October 02, 1889, Gainesville, Missouri; d. January 19, 1937.

 

 

      vi.   THOMAS FRANKLIN HUGHES, b. October 02, 1891, Gainesville, Missouri; d. September 20, 1976.

 

 

      vii.  LAURA MAE HUGHES, b. May 09, 1895, Gainesville, Missouri; d. December 23, 1979, California.

 

 

      viii. ANNA BELLE HUGHES, b. April 12, 1898, Gainesville, Missouri; d. November 22, 1990, Arbuckle, California.

 

 

 

 

Generation No. 4

 

 4.  CLARENCE ALVA[4] HUGHES (SYLVESTER ALEXANDER[3], HENRY[2] HUGHES (HUGHS), HENRY[1]) was born October 08, 1878 in Benton, Illinois, and died October 04, 1944 in Edinburgh, Texas.  He married MARY (MOLLIE) ELIZABETH HUMPHRIES September 09, 1900 in Gilmore, Oklahoma.

 

      Children of CLARENCE HUGHES and MARY HUMPHRIES are:

      i.     EDWARD LEE[5] HUGHES, b. December 20, 1901, Poteau, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. May 17, 1954, Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas; m. DENNIE PEARL JAMES, October 08, 1922, Poteau, Leflore, Oklahoma.

 

 

      ii.     INFANT HUGHES, b. January 28, 1903, Poteau, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. January 30, 1903.

 

 

      iii.    HUBERT THEODORE HUGHES, b. January 03, 1905, Poteau, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. July 30, 1955.

 

 

      iv.     EVERETT COLEMAN HUGHES, b. December 06, 1906, Poteau, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. August 15, 1983, Kerment, Texas.

 

 

      v.     LAURA ELIZABETH HUGHES, b. December 20, 1908, Poteau, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. December 15, 1967.

 

 

      vi.    CLARENCE ALVA JUNIOR HUGHES, b. January 27, 1911, Poteau, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. April 28, 1981.

 

 

      vii.   EARL EUGENE HUGHES, b. June 04, 1913, Poteau, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. January 16, 1992, New Mexico.

 

 

      viii.  HERMAN E. HUGHES, b. November 13, 1916, Gilmore, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. December 06, 1916.

 

 

      ix.    TWIN BOY HUGHES, b. November 13, 1916, Gilmore, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. November 13, 1916.

 

 

      x.     IDA MARIE HUGHES, b. October 28, 1917, Gilmore, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. July 07, 1995, Texas.

 

 

      xi.    TROY AUBREY HUGHES, b. June 06, 1921, Poteau, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. June 20, 1991, Texas.

 

 

      xii.   HERBERT CALVIN HUGHES, b. January 12, 1923, Poteau, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. May 14, 1936.

 

 

      xiii.  INEZ ETHEL HUGHES, b. December 20, 1924, Poteau, Leflore, Oklahoma; d. October 09, 1995, Texas.

 

 

 

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