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John Hugg, Sr.[1]

Male 1640 - 1706  (66 years)


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  • Name John Hugg  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 1640  of Castle Ellis, Wexford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    AFN 8F06-CV 
    Residence From 1682 to 1683  Castle Ellis, Wexford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Immigration 1683  Gloucester Co, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1683  Newton, Gloucester Co, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Dec 1706  Burlington, Burlington Co, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will 20 Dec 1706 
    Will written 
    Will 27 Jan 1707 
    Will proved 
    Person ID I1832  default
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2007 

    Family Cattrine,   b. Abt 1639, Of Tetbury, Gloucestershire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 6 Oct 1656  Tetbury, Gloucestershire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. John Hugg, Jr.,   b. Abt 1665, of Castle Ellis, Wexford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1731, Gloucester Co, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
    +2. Elias Hugg,   b. 1668, of Gloucester Co, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1748  (Age 80 years)
    +3. Joseph Hugg,   b. Abt 1669,   bur. Gloucester Co, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Charles Hugg,   b. Abt 1671, Gloucester Co, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Gloucester Co, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F946  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Ancestral File lists birthplace "Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England."

  • Sources 
    1. [S686] Documents Relating to the Revolutionary History of the State of New Jersey: Volume XXII, Calendar of New Jersey Wills, 1670-1730 Part I, Nelson, William, ([Original Publishing] Paterson, New Jersey, The Press and Publishing Co., 1901. lxxxix, 662 p.; [available online at BYU] Salt Lake City, Utah : Digitized by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2007, http://patriot.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH19&CISOPTR=56811&REC=15) (Reliability: 3).
      Date: 20 Dec 1706
      Name: John Hugg
      Page: 245
      Location: Gloucester Co. will of. Wife Cattrine. Sons--John and Elias, children of son John vizt.: Joseph, Ann, Cattrine, Mayrie; children of Elias vizt.: Sarah and Mary. Plantation on the Maine Kreek. Personal property includes 7 negro girls. Son John sole executor. Witnesses--Joseph Collins, Sarah Harrison and Kathrine Hollingam. Proved 27 Jan 1706-7. Lib. 1, p. 166 23 Apr 1707 Inventory of the personal estate of (475.10.0, incl. 6 doz. of plate buttons 4 and 9 negroes 270); made by Mat. Medcalfe and Thomas Sharp.
      (Research by Chad G. Nichols)

    2. [S108] Marshall Genealogy, Marshall, John, ([Online]) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists emigration/immigration and government services performed; He was a member of West New Jersey Assembly in 1685. He was a member of Proprieters' Council in 1706.

    3. [S159] Immigration of Irish Quakers to Pennsylvania, 1682-1750, Myers, Albert Cook, (Swarthmore, Pennsylvania : Albert Myers Cook, 1902 (digitized by Ancestry.com)), P 353 (Reliability: 3).
      In 1685, Henry and Edward Varman, of Parish of Castle Ellis, County Wexford, by their attorney, John Fuller, of West Jersey, conveyed to John Hugg, of West Jersey, a tract of land in the Irish Tenth of West Jersey, that had been granted to Henry Varman, April 9, 1682, by Joseph Sleight, of Dublin (D, p. 246, Clement Papers, Hist. Soc. of Penna).

    4. [S159] Immigration of Irish Quakers to Pennsylvania, 1682-1750, Myers, Albert Cook, (Swarthmore, Pennsylvania : Albert Myers Cook, 1902 (digitized by Ancestry.com)), P 386 (Reliability: 3).
      JOHN HUGG, from the Parish of Castle Ellis, County Wexford, was an early settler on Little Timber Creek, in the Newton settlement, where in 1683 he purchased 500 acres of land from Robert Zane.
      He served as a member of the Jersey Legislature in 1685. He died in 1706. His children were: John, Judge of Gloucester County courts, 1695-1706, Provincial Councillor of West New Jersey, etc., m. Priscilla, daughter of Francis Collins; Elias, m. Margaret, sister of Priscilla Collins; Joseph, m. Sarah ----; and Charles.

    5. [S160] Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s Record, Myers, Albert Cook, (Swarthmore, Pennsylvania : Myers, 1902 (reprinted by Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore) List of Certificates of Removal from Ireland Received at the Monthly Meetings of Friends in Pennsylvania, 1682-1750), P 386 (Reliability: 3).
      Lists John Hugg arrived New Jersey in 1683

    6. [S161] Sketches of the First Emigrant Settlers in Newton Township, Old Gloucester County, West New Jersey, Clement, John, (Camden, New Jersey : Sinnickson Chew, 1877), PP 283-291 (Reliability: 3).