Gabe Hughes

1894–Male
Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Gabe

Gabe Hughes was born in May 1894, in Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States. He married Edna Honora Fanning about 1916, in Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Gabe Hughes
1894–
Edna Honora Fanning
1896–1991
Marriage: about 1916
Walter F. Hughes
1920–1993

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1916
Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States
children

(1)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 22

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.
1927

Age 33

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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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