Son of William Hughes (b.1795). Married in 1848 to Sarah Frances Sexton or Stevenson. They are listed in the 1900 census of Jessamine County, Kentucky, with their son Robert. Thomas was a farmer.
Children of Thomas and Sarah: Agnes Hughes (1871-unk) Cecelia Ann Hughes Corman (1874-1953) William E. Hughes (1876-unk) Albert Francis Hughes (1877-1939) Sarah Alice Hughes Brown (1879-1909) Lillie Mae Hughes Gibson (1881-1977) Robert Hughes (1884-unk)