William C. Hodges was the son of William Cayson Hodges and Kaziah George of TN. We have never found recorded graves for these parents or for this son.
We have no documentation as to whether this son was William CAYSON Hodges, Jr. OR William COLLINS Hodges. We CAN confirm "William C. Hodges."
William C. was married twice...first to Nancy Davis about 1832; she died in 1846 and second to Julia Ann King about 1848. Julia Ann King married Joseph West after the death of William C. Hodges.
There IS a U. S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules Index, 1850 - 1880 for "William C. Hodges, 1860, Denton Co, TX, Age 53, who died in May and was born in TN. Cause of death: 'Heart Palp.'"