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Thomas Hughes, Sr.
 1717 - 1778

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  • Suffix  Sr. 
    Birth  1717  Cacapon, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  4 May 1778  Hackers Creek, Harrison, County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Hackers Creek, Harrison, County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I226  WV Route 87 Family Tree
    Last Modified  31 Oct 2009 20:04:51 
     
    Father  William Hughes, b. 1691, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA  
    Mother  Mary Sidney Withers, b. 1691, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA  
    Family ID  F73  Group Sheet
     
    Family  Mary Susannah Baker, b. 1720, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA  
    Married  1738  Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. Sudna Hughes, b. 1742, Augusta, Hampshire, Virginia, USA
     2. Deborah Hughes, b. Abt 1743, Hardy County, West Virginia, USA
     3. Charles Hughes, b. 1745, Hardy County, West Virginia, USA
    >4. Deborah Hughes, b. 1745, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
     5. James Hughes, b. Abt 1746
    >6. Sarah Hughes, b. Abt 1749, Hughes Draft, Augusta Co, VA, USA
    >7. Jesse David Hughes, b. 1750, South Branch Potomac River, Hardy, VA, USA
     8. Susannah Hughes, b. 1753
    >9. Jonathan Hughes, b. 25 Mar 1753, Hampshire, West Virginia, USA
    >10. Thomas Hughes, Jr, b. 29 Apr 1754, Virginia, USA
    >11. Edward Hughes, b. Abt 1755, Greenbrier County, West Virginia, USA
     12. Mary Hughes, b. 1755
    >13. Jacob Hughes, b. 27 May 1756, Moorefield, Hardy, West Virginia, USA
    >14. Elias Hughes, Sr, b. 1757, Wardensville, Hardy Co., WV
     15. Martha Radcliff, b. Abt 1759, Harrison County, West Virginia, USA
    >16. Martha Hughes, b. 14 Jun 1761, Hardy County, West Virginia, USA
     17. Ann Hughes, b. Abt 1762, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA
     18. William Hughes, b. Abt 1764, Hampshire, West Virginia, USA
    Family ID  F71  Group Sheet
     
  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1717 - Cacapon, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1738 - Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 May 1778 - Hackers Creek, Harrison, County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hackers Creek, Harrison, County, West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Welch Immigrated To VA Born Near Arlington, Fairfax Co., VA Also Have H im Born Dist.Of W Augusta Co., VA
      He was killed by Indians along Hacker's Creek, near Buckhannon. ( I got th is information form the book Jackson County West Virginia Past and Presen t. I am not sure I agree with all of it will check some dates do not che ck with other records. They were Welch, and emigrated to VA.

      In the Mason Co. Personal Property Taxpayers list him for years 1805-06- 07 -09 -10--11-12-13-14.

      In the Jackson County Land Book 1832 page 2 shows
      89 1/2 acres Ohio River.
      Records indicate that Thomas Hughes family came from Prince Willi am Co ., VA after the Revolutionary War to an area in Nicholas County, th en settling at Hacker's Creek Local history books claim this family trac es its roots to the Hughes family that emigrated from Wales by way of Scot land in the mid-1600's. However, DAR records show he was born in Ireland T homas served as a private in the Virginia troops.
      He was killed by Indians (gunshot) at Hacker's Creek, Harrison Co. WV alo ng with Jonathan Lowther.

      In the early West Virginia Settlers, WV has him being killed in May 1788.



      WV & VA Families has middle name as Henry for Thomas wife Mary Susanna Bak er. It list Edward as a child.

      MHF
     

  

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