Cornelius Hughes

Male 1752 - 1795  (43 years)


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  • Name Cornelius Hughes 
    Born 1752 
    • Lehigh Church, Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, PA
      Births/Baptisms, Confirmations, Deaths c. 1750-1790:
      Confirmed; 3April1774, Corneleus Jus, s/o Daniel, age 22 years.
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 15 Mar 1776  Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    American Revolution (US)
    Capt Henry Shade's Co in Col Miles Rifle Reg't 1st Btl'n.
    First Battle of Long Island - escaped
    Fort Island, Harlem, Pert Amboy 
    Died 9 Nov 1795  Macungie, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Records also have his named spelled Cornelius Jus. Cornelius was
      confirmed to his church 03 Apr 1774. He was also a Private 15Mar1776
      in Col. Samuel Miles Rifle Regt. and participated in the first Battle
      of Long Island , where Col. Miles was captured on Jamacia Road,
      Cornelius was also at Fort Island, Harlem, and Perth Ambroy. In 1786
      he is listed as a weaver and in 1788 was a carpenter in Macungie,PA.
      1790 'Cornelius Use, Macungie,PA 1-1-3'
    Person ID I311  OurNorthernRoots | Andrew Burdett Ancestry
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2018 

    Father Daniel Hughs,   b. Est 1730 
    Mother Catherine 
    Family ID F2183  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Grimmenx 
    Married Abt 1772 
    • Possibly 'Elizabeth Grimm'
    Children 
    +1. Daniel Hughes,   b. 24 Aug 1773, Macungie, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1845, Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Catharine Hughes,   b. 06 Dec 1775, Macungie, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Elizabeth Hughes,   b. 29 Feb 1784, Allentown, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1875, Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     4. Anna Maria Hughes,   b. 06 Dec 1791, Macungie, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F1006  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - American Revolution (US) Capt Henry Shade's Co in Col Miles Rifle Reg't 1st Btl'n. First Battle of Long Island - escaped Fort Island, Harlem, Pert Amboy - 15 Mar 1776 - Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Nov 1795 - Macungie, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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