Research Material and Notes on William Hughes, Gardener

Scope and Content

WH was from Bodtegwal, near St George, Abergele. WH was a gardener and emigrated to America as a young man where he established a market garden business near Washington. The research was initiated by his descendant, Marion Napier, corresponding with Dr Alun Hughes who undertook research for her in Wales. Includes their correspondence and copies of documents, both American and British, which were accumulated in the course of the investigation.

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