1852–1932

Introduction

Born: May 16, 1852, Ow­en Coun­ty, Ken­tuc­ky.

Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 22, 1932, Wil­more, Ken­tuc­ky.

Buried: Wil­more Ce­me­te­ry, Wil­more, Kentucky.

Biography

Hughes marr­ied twice: to Ma­ry E. Wall­ing­ford (1881) and Sa­die Maude Pet­ty.

He found­ed As­bury Col­lege (now As­bury Un­i­ver­si­ty), Wil­more, Ken­tuc­ky, and was its first pre­si­dent (1890–1905).

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Help Needed

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