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Re: william w pugh. Kin to Joel PEW from KY?

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  • pugtucky49
    ... married ... died ... 1846) ... TREE ! MY WILLIAM W PUGH WAS BORN IN 1805 IN NC. HIS SON WAS JOSEPH THOMAS PUGH WHO WAS BORN IN RUTHERFORD CO TENN IN 1826 ,
    Message 1 of 2 , Sep 16, 2008
      --- In Tracing_Pugh_Origins@yahoogroups.com, Macalyne Fristoe
      <mfristoe@...> wrote:
      >
      > My GGG grandfather, Joel PEW/PUGH, was said to have been born in
      > Kentucky about 1794, but at least three generations of researchers
      > have found no record of his parents in any state. His ancestry
      > remains a real puzzle. William Pugh is one name that I have been
      > interested in. William Pugh was the father of Reuben PEW, whose son
      > Reuben Pew came to KY. (You can see that I am grasping at straws in
      > lieu of finding any records of Joel PEW's origins.)
      >
      > My Joel PEW came to Hickman County, TN, about 1810, where he
      married
      > Prudence ("Jane") NICKS (b. in NC) in 1812. Joel served in the War
      > of 1812 and was listed in Hickman County in the 1820 Census. He
      died
      > just before the 1830 Census was done, leaving a widow and six
      > children. No descendents of his sons have been found, so we cannot
      > participate in the DNA research.
      >
      > According to the 1820 Census, a David PEW/PUGH probably lived near
      > him in Hickman Co., TN. Was this the David PUGH (b. 1761 in VA, d.
      > 1822 in TN) who was married to both Sara GREER and Nancy MINTON and
      > went to Tennessee? I have not found the names of all of his
      > children, but Joel is not listed among those which I have found.
      >
      > Joel and Prudence PEW's children, all born in Hickman Co., TN, were
      > George (b. 1813, d. 1839)
      > Sarah (b. 1815, d. 1869; m. Henry G. CUMMINS 1836)
      > Jane Amanda (b. 1818, D. 1857; m. Joseph WEBB 1852)
      > John W. (b. 1820, d. 1836)
      > Lydia (b. 1822, d. 1823)
      > Mary Melissa (b. 1825, d. 1898; m. Madison Hervey PUCKETT
      1846)
      > Margaret Etta (b. 1827, d. 1898; m. James Walker STILER 1846)
      > and perhaps Samuel
      > I WISH I COULD HELP YOU BUT I DONT HAVE ANY OF YOUR PUGHS IN MY
      TREE ! MY WILLIAM W PUGH WAS BORN IN 1805 IN NC. HIS SON WAS JOSEPH
      THOMAS PUGH WHO WAS BORN IN RUTHERFORD CO TENN IN 1826 , HIS SON
      JAMES FRANKLIN PUGH WAS BORN IN MARSHALL CO KY IN 1869 ! SORRY RALPH
      PUGH !
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