More About Thomas Hughes: Burial: Hughes Fort Road. Military service: Revolutionary War, Pvt., VA in Capt. Smith's Augusta Militia. Occupation: Carpenter that helped build Hughes Fort at the mouth of Hughes Creek that's named for him. Later built a hunting cabin on Laurel Creek near where the old Bethel Church once stood.. Property: Prince William Co., Old Sweet Springs in Botetourt Co., Monroe Co. prior to moving to Nicholas Co.. Will: 22MAY1793, Kanawha Deed Book A, page 26.
Children of Thomas Hughes and Elizabeth Foster are: