Noah Hughes

1820–1855 (Age 35)
Jackson Magisterial District, Amelia, Virginia, United States

The Life of Noah

When Noah Hughes was born in 1820, in Jackson Magisterial District, Amelia, Virginia, United States, his father, William Jonathan Hughes, was 35 and his mother, Rebecca Staats, was 25. He lived in Delaware Township, Defiance, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Mineral Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States in 1860. He died in 1855, in Clark, Illinois, United States, at the age of 35.

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Family Time Line

William Jonathan Hughes
1785–1847
Rebecca Staats
1795–1868
Sarah Hughes
1808–1881
Anna Hughes
1808–1878
Catharine Hughes
1814–
Grace Jemima Hughes
1809–1863
Delilah Hughes
1810–1873
David D. Hughes
1814–1877
William Hughes
1814–
Ruthanne Hughes
1816–
Nelson Hughes
1816–
Jemima Hughes
1818–
Jonathan Hughes
1818–
William H. Hughes Jr.
1818–
Noah Hughes
1820–1855
William Jonathan Hughes
1820–1885
Eliza Hughes
1822–
Rachel Hughes
1824–1920
Manivera Hughes
1825–
Sophia Hughes
1825–
William Henry Hughs
1827–1889
Matilda Ann Hughes
1837–

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World Events (7)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 0

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 0

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 10

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

1 English (also common in Wales): patronymic from the Middle English and Anglo-Norman French personal name Hugh .2 Welsh: variant of Howells .3 Irish and Scottish: variant Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Aodha ( see McCoy ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Noah Hughs, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Noah Hughes, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Noah Hughes in entry for Wm Heber and Flora Hughes, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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