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Children of Margaret James (1795-) of Harrison County, Virginia and William Pugh (-1821):

1.   Hannah Pugh:  born circa 1816 in Jefferson County, Ohio; first married February 5, 1835 in Jefferson County, Ohio to William G. Scott; second marriage February 27, 1855 to Joshua Fisher; known children include William G. Scott and Elisha Pugh Scott.

2.   Elisha Benjamin Pugh:  born November 22, 1818 in Pleasant Grove, Belmont County, Ohio; married March 21, 1850 in Belmont County, Ohio to Elizabeth Jane Kay, daughter of James Kay and Elizabeth Fell; served in Civil War (1863-1864) as private in Company “D” 74th Battalion of Ohio National Guard; died September 8, 1894 in Martins Ferry, Belmont County, Ohio; buried at Riverview Cemetery, Martins Ferry, Belmont County, Ohio; known children include:  Amanda Jane Pugh, Hannah Isabell Pugh, James Kay Pugh, William Albert Pugh, Charles Benjamin Pugh, Thomas Ellsworth Pugh, Sarah Ida Pugh, Emma Laurena Pugh and George Edwin Pugh.



Margaret James (1795-) was the daughter of Samuel James (1754-1812) and Hannah Smith (1758-1844) of Radnor Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.


Memorial to Elisha Benjamin Pugh posted on findagrave.com; created by Lynna Search; record added January 10, 2008; Find A Grave Memorial No. 23894717.

Additional biographic information concerning the family of Margaret James (1795-) provided by Carolyn Pugh of El Cerrito, California.