John H Hughes

27 June 1849–29 April 1926 (Age 76)
Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John H

When John H Hughes was born on 27 June 1849, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Hughes, was 25 and his mother, Rebecca Maddock, was 21. He married Eleanor Williams on 30 March 1891, in Madeley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Fox, Grant, Oregon, United States in 1900 and Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1910. He died on 29 April 1926, in Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

John H Hughes
Eleanor Williams
Marriage: 30 March 1891
Emma Ruth Hughes

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 March 1891Madeley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1854 · St. George's Hall
    Age 5
    In 1854, St. George's Hall was completed. The site that it sits on is were the Liverpool Infirmary was previously located. The hall was built for entertainment.
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 21
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English and Welsh: variant of Hugh with genitival or excrescent -s.Irish and Scottish: adopted as an equivalent of Gaelic surnames based on the personal name Aodh ‘fire’, for example Ó hAodha, Mac Aodha; see McCoy and compare McHugh .

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

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    Story Highlight

    The John Hughes and Rebecca Maddock Family

    The John and Rebecca (Maddock) Hughes Family Appendix C From S George Ellsworth, Samuel Claridge Pioneering the Outposts of Zion, pp 291-295 John Hughes, Rebecca’s father, was born in Liverpool, L …

    Sources (20)

    • John H Hughes, "United States Census, 1910"
    • John H Hughes in entry for Omer H Barnes and Emily R Hughes, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
    • John Hughes, "United States Census, 1900"

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