CRITTENDEN CO, KY (made in 1842 from Livingston)

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Bk A, pg 23 1 Feb 1842
John LAMB of Livingston County, KY conveys to Jno. ROURKE for
$4000, the undivided half of a certain tract of land containing
300 acres, adj. Wm. ADAMSON, Madison LAMB, Hermogine BROWN, Thos.
PHILLIPS, Jas. WATTS, John NEWCOM, Ira NUNN, Arch WALKER, Jerry
WILSON, Ira NUNN, Jos. HUGHES and Vincent B. SIMPSON. /s/ John
Lamb.

 

James Lycurgus Hughes was born in 1836 in Crittenden County, Ky.
In 1912, he drew pension # 731, filing from Crittenden County, Ky.
He married Eliza Williams (August 9, 1864 Crittenden Co., Ky.)
She was born October 23, 1838, in Crittenden County, Ky.
She died July 22, 1935 near Repton, Ky.
She drew Widow's Pension # 4055, filing from Crittenden County, Ky.
References:
Confederate Pensioners of Kentucky, pg. 124, Stephen Lynn
(Crittenden County Cemeteries Vol. II by Crittenden County Homakers Assn.
Mt. Zion Cemetery
Hughes, J. L. 14 Jan 1836 - 19 Dec 1920
Hughes, Eliza A. 23 Oct. 1838 blank)

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W.M. Hughes was born September 6, 1843.
He died March 12, 1917 and is buried in the Pilot Knob Cemetery.
He has a Family tombstone.
References:
WPA Grave Registration, Crittenden County, Ky., Western Kentucky Journal, Vol. XI, No. 2, pg. 38

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Isaac N. Hughey was born in Crittenden County, Kentucky about 1841.
He enlisted as a Corporal on September 14, 1861 in Co. E, 48th Illinois Infantry US.
He is described in regimental records as 5'10" tall, dark complexion, black eyes, and black hair
He is listed as a resident of Marion, Kentucky.
He was mustered out as a Captian on August 15, 1865.
References:
http://stumpf.org/Ill48Inf/
http://www.sos.state.il.us/GenealogyMWEB/civilwar.html
http://members.evansville.net/cham/