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Posted by: Wbh (ID *****1115) Date: February 07, 2013 at 21:20:11
In Reply to: BUGG - SIMPSON FAMILY by Lera Barker of 685

Information from the Texas Death Certificate for William Paris Bugg:
name: William Paris Bugg
death date: 04 Nov 1942
death place: Chapel Hill, Washington, Texas
gender: Male
race: white
death age: 83 years 8 months
birth date: 10 Feb 1859
birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama
marital status: Divorced
father's name: A Bugg
mother's name: Martha Elizabeth Robertson
mother's birthplace: Alabama
occupation: Retired
place of residence: Chapel Hill, Washington, Texas
burial place: Houston, Texas
Cause of Death: Infirmities of old age
Informant: Edna L Reeves

He appears in the 1900, 1910, and 1920 censuses with wife, Addie, and a growing family.

1900 census of ED 2 Justice Precinct 1 (northeast part), Austin, Texas:
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head William Bugg M 40 Alabama born February 1860, married 3 years occupation=farmer
wife Addie Bugg F 22 Texas born December 1878, mother of two children, both living
daughter Sarah Bugg F 3 Texas born July 1897
daughter Edna Bugg F 0 Texas born February 1900
boarder William Boone M 23 Texas

1910 census of Justice Precinct 2, Washington:
Household Gender Age Birthplace
self William P Bugg M 50y Alabama
wife Addie Bugg F 30y Texas
dau Sadie Bugg F 9y Texas
dau Edna Bugg F 10y Texas
son Willie Bugg M 7y Texas
dau Hallie Bugg F 5y Texas
dau Addie Bugg F 3y Texas

1920 census of Washington county, Texas:
Household Gender Age Birthplace
self William P Bugg M 61y Alabama
wife Addie S Bugg F 37y Texas
dau Edna L Bugg F 18y Texas
son Willie Bugg M 16y Texas
dau Hallie Bugg F 14y Texas
dau Lois Bugg F 12y Texas
dau Martha E Bugg F 9y Texas

This appears to be his birth family in the 1860 census of Autauga county, Alabama:
A B Bugg M 38 Georgia
Martha Bugg F 32 Alabama
Edney Bugg F 8 Alabama
Josapene Bugg F 5 Alabama
Margret Bugg F 4 Alabama
William Bugg M 2 Alabama

By the 1870 census of township 18, Elmore county, Alabama, Martha has disappeared from the household:
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Austin Buggs M 40y Alabama
Edna Buggs F 19y Alabama
Josephine Buggs F 16y Alabama
Margarett Buggs F 14y Alabama
William Buggs M 11y Alabama
Thomas Buggs M 9y Alabama
George Buggs M 5y Alabama
Samuel Buggs M 1y Alabama

The 1880 census finds the family in Washington county, Texas:
Household Gender Age Birthplace
self Anselum Bugg M 58 Georgia, United States
son Wm. Bugg M 21 Alabama, United States
son Thos. Bugg M 19 Alabama, United States
son George Bugg M 15 Alabama, United States
daughter Edna Collins F 27 Alabama, United States
grandson Sam'L. Collins M 4 Texas, United States
other J. R. Pryor M 27 Alabama, United States

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