Information from the Texas Death Certificate for William Paris Bugg: name: William Paris Bugg death date: 04 Nov 1942 death place: Chapel Hill, Washington, Texas gender: Male race: white death age: 83 years 8 months birth date: 10 Feb 1859 birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama marital status: Divorced father's name: A Bugg mother's name: Martha Elizabeth Robertson mother's birthplace: Alabama occupation: Retired place of residence: Chapel Hill, Washington, Texas burial place: Houston, Texas Cause of Death:Infirmities of old age Informant:Edna L Reeves Source:https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JF19-FDQ
He appears in the 1900, 1910, and 1920 censuses with wife, Addie, and a growing family.
1900 census of ED 2 Justice Precinct 1 (northeast part), Austin, Texas: Household Gender Age Birthplace headWilliam BuggM 40 Alabamaborn February 1860, married 3 years occupation=farmer wifeAddie BuggF 22 Texasborn December 1878, mother of two children, both living daughterSarah BuggF 3 Texasborn July 1897 daughterEdna BuggF 0 Texasborn February 1900 boarderWilliam BooneM 23 Texas Source:https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3LK-ZGY
1920 census of Washington county, Texas: Household Gender Age Birthplace selfWilliam P BuggM 61y Alabama wifeAddie S BuggF 37y Texas dauEdna L BuggF 18y Texas sonWillie BuggM 16y Texas dauHallie BuggF 14y Texas dauLois BuggF 12y Texas dauMartha E BuggF 9y Texas Source:https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MC9P-8C9
This appears to be his birth family in the 1860 census of Autauga county, Alabama: A B Bugg M 38 Georgia Martha Bugg F 32 Alabama Edney Bugg F 8 Alabama Josapene Bugg F 5 Alabama Margret Bugg F 4 Alabama William Bugg M 2 Alabama
By the 1870 census of township 18, Elmore county, Alabama, Martha has disappeared from the household: Household Gender Age Birthplace Austin BuggsM 40y Alabama Edna BuggsF 19y Alabama Josephine BuggsF 16y Alabama Margarett BuggsF 14y Alabama William BuggsM 11y Alabama Thomas BuggsM 9y Alabama George BuggsM 5y Alabama Samuel BuggsM 1y Alabama Source:https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MHKQ-FJ9
The 1880 census finds the family in Washington county, Texas: Household Gender Age Birthplace selfAnselum BuggM 58 Georgia, United States sonWm. BuggM 21 Alabama, United States sonThos. BuggM 19 Alabama, United States sonGeorge BuggM 15 Alabama, United States daughterEdna CollinsF 27 Alabama, United States grandsonSam'L. CollinsM 4 Texas, United States otherJ. R. PryorM 27 Alabama, United States Source:https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MFJV-WDG