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Hughes family of Tuscaloosa county, Alabama Updated November 9, 2000
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Wm. Riley Hughes ws my great, great grandfather. DOB-8-5-1834, Died 9-23-1916. Father was Daniel, Grandfather was Jessie (from Wales) His daughter, my great grandmother was born 7-3-1869 & named Martha Ida (she married David Alexander Johnson) Wm R. Hughes married Sarah Poole and they had eleven children, all of whom lived to be grown. He fought in the Civil War. After he returned he owned and ran a wheat and corn mill. I have a photo of him, his wife & most of his children. They all were born in Tuscaloosa County Alabama. Childrens names were: Mary, Nancy, Leona, Martha, Bealy, Eurel, (don't know the rest)