Notes for WILLIAM WHITMELL HILL (W.W) PUGH: Notes for WILLIAM WHITMELL HILL PUGH:
Founded Woodlawn palntation. Woodlawn built in 1836?
He moved from La. ,NC , then he entered UNC. He worked as an accountant. He married William Anne Thompson on 8-16-1831.
Upon the death of his father, he returned to LA to superintend the plantation and to settle the estate.
He was Speaker of the House in Louisiana. He sold his father's plantation, and,n the spring of 1835 he purchased Woodlawn Plantation construction of Woodlawn was in 1936. It was razed in 1946. ted building soon after, Madewood. Woodlawn stood for over 100 years, being razed in 1946. During his
He died at "Woodlawn" Plantation and was buried in the Woodlawn cemetery, Assumption Parish, La.
10 August 1858, , Isle Derniere, Louisiana: Storm surge drowns 140 vacationers as a 5-foot (1.5 metre) wave sweeps over Low Island off the coast of Louisiana during a hurricane. Incident is known as the "Isle Derniere (Last Island) Disaster." More information on Isle Derinne Disaster available from Hartnett T. Kane's "Plantation Parade" and "Louisiana Cultural Vista - Louisiana Endownment for the Humanities Winter 2002-2003" issue.
PUGH PLANTATIONS WOODLAWN MADEWOOD NEW HOPE HIGHLAND BELLEVUE TEXAS POTHIER WHITMELL DIXIE ST. VINCENT HIMALAYA BERTIE ALBEMARLE ENERGY MOUNT LAWRENCE BERTIE ALBEMARDE MARY BOATNER LITTLE TEXAS
More About WILLIAM WHITMELL HILL (W.W) PUGH: Burial: 1906 Fact: Colonel of Asumption regiment CSA. Source Info: DAR Mildred Peace Pugh #541564.
More About WILLIAM WHITMELL HILL (W.W) PUGH and William Ann Thompson: Marriage: 1831
More About WILLIAM WHITMELL HILL (W.W) PUGH and JOSEPHINE WILLIAMINA NICHOLLS: Marriage: March 14, 1844, Assumption Parish, LA.
Children of WILLIAM WHITMELL HILL (W.W) PUGH and William Ann Thompson are: