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Notes for William M. Hughes:
In the 1860 Pocahontas Co., WV. census Wm. and Mary are listed with Marys father and mother...William & Elizabeth Lamb
William Hughes fought for the South during the Civil War, enlisted at Allegheny Mountain (Camp) on March 17, 1862 and served under Capt. James C. Arbogast's "Pocahontas County Riflemen".William was wounded on August 22, 1864 at Newtown skirmish...listed as a 3rd LT.
Marriage Notes for Mary Lamb and William Hughes:
From the Pocahontas Co., VA. marriage bond & minister returns...
22 Aug 1854, William M. Hughes & Mary M. A. Lamb at the residence of William Lamb, by: James Wanless.Groom; age 22, laborer, born Poca. Co., son of Moses & Jane Hughes.Bride; age 17, born Highland Co., VA., daughter of William & Elizabeth Lamb.William Lamb consents for daughter.