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Pvt William Harrison Hughes
Birth: 1840
Death: Nov. 22, 1900
Colorado Springs
El Paso County
Colorado, USA

Colorado Springs Gazette
Friday, Nov. 23, 1900 page 5:4

Death of W.H. Hughes last night
Mr. William H. Hughes died last evening at St. Francis hospital. Mr. Hughes has been ill for some years past, but a week ago was taken to the hospital suffering with inflammation of the bowels. Mr. Hughes was 60 years of age. He is survived by his wife and three sons. These are Frank Hughes of the city police force, Edward Hughes who has charge of the city water works at Lake Moraine, and Charles, who is an engineer on the D & R.G. Western. Mr. Hughes was a member of the Grand Army, having served in the war with the Ninth Ohio cavalry. He was a member of El Paso lodge of Masons and will be buried with full rites of the order. Mr. Hughes came here about 18 years ago and has resided in the city continuously for the past 12 years. He was a kindly man and is mourned by all who knew him. The funeral services are to be held Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the First Congregational church.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Mary Ellen Winn Hughes (1814 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Jane Mirise Hughes (1849 - 1938)
 
 Children:
  Frank Gardner Hughes (1868 - 1936)*
  Edward Beall Hughes (1872 - 1946)*
  Charles Horning Hughes (1875 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth J Hughes Taylor (1838 - 1909)*
  William Harrison Hughes (1840 - 1900)
  Henry Clay Hughes (1842 - 1909)*
  George F Hughes (1850 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Company A 9 Ohio CAV

 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Colorado Springs
El Paso County
Colorado, USA
Plot: 0000I 000006 00000 0000WC
 
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Originally Created by: HEE (inactive)
Record added: Sep 10, 2006
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Pvt William Harrison Hughes
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Pvt William Harrison Hughes
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Pvt William Harrison Hughes
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RIP, gg grandfather, and thank you for your service to our country.
- CJ
 Added: Sep. 16, 2010

- HEE (inactive)
 Added: Oct. 1, 2007
 
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