George Stevens Hughes

7 July 1897–21 May 1971 (Age 73)
District of Columbia, United States

The Life of George Stevens

When George Stevens Hughes was born on 7 July 1897, in District of Columbia, United States, his father, Thomas Magruder Hughes, was 23 and his mother, Blanche Carroll Beall, was 22. He married Julia Margaret Dadman on 24 January 1920, in District of Columbia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Washington, District of Columbia, United States in 1900 and Fairfax, Fairfax, Virginia, United States in 1910. He died on 21 May 1971, in Richmond, Virginia, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Stevens Hughes
Julia Margaret Dadman
Marriage: 24 January 1920
Margaret or Peg Hughes
Stevens Hughes Jr
Dorothy Hughes
Norman Cole Hughes

Spouse and Children

24 January 1920
District of Columbia, United States


    Margaret or Peg Hughes


    Stevens Hughes Jr


    Dorothy Hughes


    Norman Cole Hughes


Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Magruder Hughes


    Blanche Carroll Beall





    Thomas M Hughes Jr


    Alexander Hughes


    Ninian Beall Hughes


    Emmet Hughes


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1913 · Women's Suffrage Demonstration

Age 16

A demonstration for women's suffrage takes place on March 3, 1913. This is the first suffrage parade in Washington D.C. One of the notable women in attendance is Ida B. Wells.

Age 20

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

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)

  • Stevens Hughes, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Stevens Hughes in household of Thomas Hughes, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Stevens Hughes in household of Thomas M Hughes, "United States Census, 1900"

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