Person:Hugh Donaghe (3)

Hugh Caslin Donaghe
m. 2 August 1785
  1. Elizabeth Donaghe1786-1792 -
  2. Jane Donaghe1786-1792 -
  3. Hugh Caslin Donaghe1793 - 1856
m. 22 September 1818
  1. James McLarin Donaghe1820 - 1890
  2. Margaret Donaghe1822 - 1870
  3. Sarah Wiseman Donaghe1824 - 1891
  4. Elizabeth Melvina Donaghe1826 -
  5. Mary Agnes Donaghe1828 - 1893
  6. Hugh Daniel Donaghe1832 -
Facts and Events
Name Hugh Caslin Donaghe
Gender Male
Birth? 25 JAN 1793 Botetourt County, Virginia
Marriage 22 September 1818 Rockingham County, Virginiato Elizabeth Barley
Marriage 1834 Benton County, Missouri, United Statesto Eliza Linn Lindsey
Death? 27 JAN 1856 Mc Donald County, Missouri

Hugh C. Donaghe was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Records of Hugh C. Donaghe in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Watson vs. Donaghe--O. S. 273; N. S. 96--Bill, 14th July, 1814. Orator Samuel Watson is only son and heir of John Watson, who died in Augusta in 1775. John was in possession (under contract to convey) of a tract owned by Hugh Donaghe. John's widow was Mary. Orator at father's death was 5 or 6 years old. Mary moved with all her children to Washington County, then returned to Augusta and then removed to Tennessee. Orator has since resided in Tennessee and Kentucky. Answer by Margaret Donaghe, widow of James, son of Hugh. She first came to Augusta in 1787. Answer by Hugh C. Donaghe, 21st June, 1815, is 22 years old. Henry Painter deposes, in Augusta, 6th April, 1816, about 35 or 36 years ago he settled on a tract belonging to James Searight near the tract in dispute, where he lived 19 years and became acquainted with Mary Watson.