Creator

Date Original

1874-1920

Description

This collection contains correspondence and papers written by and to John C. Hughes of Arkansas written between 1869 and 1920.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Chapel Hughes (1849-1922) was born December 21, 1849 in Cuming, Georgia to James Hughes and Isabella Bennett Hughes. Hughes married Julia Adeline Johnston February 18, 1875. They had the following children James Alexander, Stella Grace, Ada Belle, Julia May, Mattie Lee, Fannie Maude, Ora Chapel, and John Cleo. Julia died October 9, 1897 in Murfreesboro, Arkansas. Hughes married Sarah Isabelle Johnston Lochamy, Julia’s sister on January 18, 1897 in Murfreesboro, Arkansas and they had a son Roy Edmund. John C. Hughes died February 22, 1922 in Murfreesboro, Arkansas.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Murfreesboro, Pike County (Ark.); Georgia

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.027.013

Resource Type

Text

Collection

John C. Hughes papers [photocopy], SMC.027.013

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

John C. Hughes papers [photocopy], Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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