WNC History Timeline

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                Peter Hughey + Rachel Ryker                                         Rubin Phillips + Lavinia Runyon
                                   |                                                                            |
Robert Williamson Calvin Hughey       +        Della Marinda Phillips
  1841      -        1921                                                1848      -       1931       
        Bunc Co NC           Asheville, Bunc Co NC                                          Madison Co NC   Asheville, Bunc Co NC       
        Loretta Graigg Hughey, 1868 - 1941
                                                  Adolphus Theodore Hughey (
Roxie Sophronia Stockton), 1870 - 1957
                                                  Queenie Addie Hughey (James A. Penland), 1874 - 1956     
                                                                   Josephine E. Hughey (John M. Flenniken) , 1876 - 1956
                                                  Horace Phillips Hughey (Velva McCain), 1879 - 1964
                                                  Robbie L. Hughey (Carl L. Greenwood), 1884 - 1948
                                                  Kelly Mack Hughey (Ruth Reed), 1887 - 1969
                                                  Claude Jerome Hughey (Henrietta [?]), 1890 - after 1944

In 1880, the family resided at Flat Creek, in north Buncombe County, and Mr. Hughey was a farmer.
In 1900, the family was at Jupiter Village, Flat Creek, in north Buncombe County.

At the time of their deaths, both Mr. and Mrs. Hughey resided at 33 Hiawassee Street, Asheville, NC. Both
are buried at Green Hills Cemetery, in west Asheville.

Three of the Hughey sons were business owners. Adolphus Hughey and his wife Sophronia Stockton
Hughey operated a dairy farm and grocery store in north Buncombe County. Horace P. Hughey owned and
operated a meat market in Asheville. Kelly Mack Hughey operated Hughey's Dry Cleaners in Asheville.
Sources: US Census, Bunc Co NC, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930;
    NC Death Certificate, R. W. C. Hughey, 1921;
    NC Death Certificate, Mrs. Della M. Hughey, 1931;
    NC Death Certificate, Loretta Hughey, 1941;
    NC Death Certificate, Adolphus Theodore Hughey, 1957;
    NC Death Certificate, Addie Hughey Penland;
    Ancestry.com's BISHOP TURNER MOODY EICHWALD MEYERHOFF family tree;
    Florida State Census, 1945;
    Michael Weaver Hughey's Ahnentafel, www.obcgs.com.
Green Hills Cemetery,
Asheville NC; photo by
James Archer.