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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William Jonathan Hughes
Rebecca Staats
Sarah Hughes
Anna Hughes
Catharine Hughes
Grace Jemima Hughes
Delilah Hughes
David D. Hughes
William Hughes
Ruthanne Hughes
Nelson Hughes
Jemima Hughes
Jonathan Hughes
William H. Hughes Jr.
Noah Hughes
William Jonathan Hughes
Eliza Hughes
Rachel Hughes
Manivera Hughes
Sophia Hughes
William Henry Hughs
Matilda Ann Hughes

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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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