Anna Belisant Welch

5 June 1835–27 December 1920 (Age 85)
Saint Stephen, Berkeley, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Anna Belisant

When Anna Belisant Welch was born on 5 June 1835, in Saint Stephen, Berkeley, South Carolina, United States, her father, Aaron Welch, was 50 and her mother, Mary Susan Raybourn, was 48. She married Daniel George Hough on 8 February 1849, in St. James Goose Creek Township, Berkeley, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in South Carolina, United States in 1870 and Saint James Santee Parish, Charleston, South Carolina, United States in 1880. She died on 27 December 1920, in Lakeland, Berrien, Georgia, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Lakeland, Lanier, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel George Hough
Anna Belisant Welch
Marriage: 8 February 1849
Daniel G Hough
George Grooms Hough
Daniel Tigeon Hough
Sidney Virgil Hough
Anna Elodia Hough
Leila Cornelia Hough
Albert Von Dohlen Hough

Spouse and Children

8 February 1849
St. James Goose Creek Township, Berkeley, South Carolina, United States



    George Grooms Hough


    Daniel Tigeon Hough



    Anna Elodia Hough


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

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 21

Historical Boundaries 1856: Berrien, Georgia, United States

Age 25

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.

Name Meaning

1 English: ethnic name for someone of Welsh origin. This is the usual form of the surname in England; the usual form in Ireland is Walsh and in Scotland Welsh .2 German: variant of Welk .3 Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Welsch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Hough in household of Daniel G Hough, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Anna Hough in household of Daniel Hough, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Unknown in entry for Albert V. Hough, "Florida Deaths, 1877-1939"

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