David William Hug

28 September 1834–12 September 1890 (Age 55)
Weiningen, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life Summary of David William

When David William Hug was born on 28 September 1834, in Weiningen, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Johann Jacob Hug, was 41 and his mother, Rachel Stelzer, was 32. He married Eliza Hill on 14 November 1862, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Cache, Utah, United States in 1860. His occupation is listed as farmer in Summerville, Union, Oregon, United States. He died on 12 September 1890, in Summerville, Union, Oregon, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Summerville, Union, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

David William Hug
Eliza Hill
Marriage: 14 November 1862
David William Hug
Rachel A. Hug
Albert Ernest Hug
Clara Hug
Nellie Ellen Hug

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 November 1862Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 2
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 12
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1859 · Oregon Becomes a State
    Age 25
    Oregon became the 33rd state admitted to the Union on February 14, 1859. 

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Hans, Bernd, Eugen, Kurt, Wolfgang.English: from Middle English Hugge, either an Anglicized form of Old French Hugues (see Hugh ) or else a shortened form of one of the common Old French pet forms of Hugh (see Huggins and Huggett ).English: variant of Huck , with voicing of /k/ to /g/.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • David Hugg, "United States Census, 1870"
    • David Hoge in household of Jacob Hoge, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Legacy NFS Source: David Hug - Published information: birth-name: David Hugg

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