Wilda Pugh

16 May 1871–15 April 1939 (Age 67)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Wilda

When Wilda Pugh was born on 16 May 1871, in Georgia, United States, her father, James A. Pugh, was 29 and her mother, Eliza Jane Swint, was 23. She married Samuel Hightower Lee on 8 January 1891, in Cass, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Ed, Västernorrland, Sweden in 1900 and Justice Precinct 3, Cass, Texas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 15 April 1939, in Cass, Texas, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Marietta, Cass, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Hightower Lee
1871–1922
Wilda Pugh
1871–1939
Marriage: 8 January 1891
Otci Valera Lee
1891–1993
Jake Davis Lee
1892–1972
L. Martin Lee
1895–
Pearl Lee
1897–
William Alva Lee
1899–1970
Gusta Rudolph Lee
1900–1980
Jewell Lee
1903–2002
Mattie Sue Lee
1907–1995
Sammie Lou Lee
1909–2008
Jack Halbrook Lee
1912–1993

Spouse and Children

    Samuel Hightower Lee

    Male1871–1922Male

    Female1871–1939Female

MARRIAGE
8 January 1891
Cass, Texas, United States
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Ruth Hawkins

    Female1865–Female

    Fanny Hawkins

    Female1866–Female

    Male1867–1946Male

    Female1870–1913Female

    Beatrice N. Pugh

    Female1870–Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1873 · The Swedish Krona Becomes National Currency

Age 2

The Swedish krona replaced the Swedish riksdaler as the national currency in 1873.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 19

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Hugh or ap Huw ‘son of Hugh’ ( see Hughes ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Willda Lee in household of Sam Lee, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Willda Lee in household of Sam H Lee, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Wilda Lee in household of Sam H Lee, "United States Census, 1910"

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