By Wm H Newman; M J Clements; G W Cambron, 1886

farmer of Morganfield Precinct, is the son of Elijah and Catherine (Jones) Hughes. His parents were both from Spencer County, Kentucky. His paternal grandfather was Hezekiah Hughes; his maternal grandfather, John Jones, married Caroline Wigington. Our subject was born in Union County October 24, 1856; he got eight or nine years' training in the Union schools, and married Mary Belle Price of Webster County, on October 19, 1882. One child has been born of this union. Mr. Hughes has fifty acres of land, but cultivates 100 commonly. His farm is on the Morganfield and Marion road; he makes a specialty of wheat and corn. Our subject has been a member of the Cumberland and Presbyterian Church for about two years. He is a young man of industry, and will most certainly make his mark.