Re: william w pugh. Kin to Joel PEW from KY?
- --- In Tracing_Pugh_Origins@yahoogroups.com, Macalyne Fristoe
> 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
> Prudence ("Jane") NICKS (b. in NC) in 1812. Joel served in the Wardied
> of 1812 and was listed in Hickman County in the 1820 Census. He
> just before the 1830 Census was done, leaving a widow and six1846)
> 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
> Margaret Etta (b. 1827, d. 1898; m. James Walker STILER 1846)TREE ! MY WILLIAM W PUGH WAS BORN IN 1805 IN NC. HIS SON WAS JOSEPH
> and perhaps Samuel
> I WISH I COULD HELP YOU BUT I DONT HAVE ANY OF YOUR PUGHS IN MY
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