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The Tie That Binds                Dugger Cemetery

WESLEY DUGGER: [3]
son of Leonard Dugger and Rhoda Castleberry
Born: 30 April 1793 Orange Co., NC
Died: 14 February 1850 Madison Co., IL
Burial: Dugger Cemetery  Madison Co., IL
Married: 1] 15 July 1816 Sumner Co., TN
    CHARLOTTE YOUNG
    daughter of  Daniel Young and Lucy nee unknown
    Born: 16 December 1795 VA
    Died: 23 April 1846 Madison Co., IL
    Burial: Dugger Cemetery Madison Co., IL

CHILDREN OF WESLEY AND CHARLOTTE: order unknown

    1. Talitha Dugger + John W. Elliff
    2. George Washington Dugger + 1] Martha C. Hagler
                                                  + 2] Nancy A. Williams
    3. Rhoda Malinda Dugger + William Calvert
    4. Elizabeth Ellen Dugger + Joel Curtis
    5. John W. Dugger + 1] Eliza L. A. Thorp
                                 + 2] Martha Jane Smiley
    6. William C. Dugger + 1] Mary Adeline Elliff
                                   + 2] Cornelia G. Dawson
    7. Everard Hogan Dugger + 1] Miriam H. Penn
                                           + 2] Mary E. Lamb
    8. Daniel Morris Dugger + Lavinia Jane Rockwell 
    9. Mary Ann Dugger
        b. 17 September 1836
        d. 10 January 1844 7 y, 3 m, 26 d

Married: 2] 16 August 1846 Macoupin Co., IL
    CANDIS CRODIE BARTON
    daughter of William Barton and Nancy Hunter
    Born: 1802 Orange Co., NC
    Died: 15 March 1857 Litchfield, Montgomery Co., IL
    Burial: IL

No issue has been found for this couple.

SOURCES:
According to the history of Madison Co., IL page 465, Wesley Dugger and Charlotte Young Dugger had 9 children.  The will and probate records for Wesley Dugger list the above children. There is a bill for grave markers for Charlotte, and their daughter MaryAnn. Rhoda Malinda Dugger Calvert is deceased by 12 January 1855 as William Calvert is listed as the guardian for Joseph W. Calvert in Wesley Dugger's probate records. Joseph W. Calvert died at age 16 and is buried in Dugger Cemetery, Madison Co., IL.

Pages from Leonard Dugger's Family Bible record included in Rev. War pension file of John Dugger.

Ancestry databases:
War of 1812 Service Records
Name: Wesley Dugger
COMPANY: COFFEE'S REG'T, CAV., W TENNESSEE VOLS.
Rank - Induction: PRIVATE Rank - Discharge: PRIVATE
Roll Box: 61 Roll Exct: 602

Name: Westley Dugger
COMPANY: RANGERS UNITED STATES VOLUNTEERS.
Rank - Induction: PRIVATE Rank - Discharge: PRIVATE
Roll Box: 61 Roll Exct: 602

Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002
Name: Wesley Dugger  Spouse: Charlotte Dugger
Marriage Date: 10 Jul 1816  Marriage County: Sumner
Marriage State: Tennessee
Image of marriage bond on hand.

Prior to her marriage to Wesley Dugger  Charlotte Young was married to Thomas Dugger. See a copy of his will in the Dugger Album.

Year: 1820; Census Place: Silver Creek, Madison, Illinois; Roll: M33_11; Page: 90; Image: 92.

Year: 1830; Census Place: , Madison, Illinois; Roll: 25; Page: 172.

Year: 1840; Census Place: , Madison, Illinois; Roll: 64; Page: 80.

Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860
Name: Wesley, Sr. Dugger   Spouse: Mrs. Candis Penn
Date: 16 Aug 1846   County: Macoupin    State: Illinois

Before her marriage to Wesley Dugger,  Candis Barton was previously married:
Groom                    Bride                     Date           Vol./Page    License No.    County
PENN, JOSEPH to BARTON, CANDIS 1817-10-08 PER/ ISA    175                ST. CLAIR
(BK B PG 47)

United States. Non-population Census Schedules for Illinois, 1850-1880. T1133, rolls 58-64. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D.C.

Madison County Probate Case Files Index, 18131903
NAME OF ESTATE BOX/TRAY
DUGGER, WESLEY 21/067
Records ordered from IRAD 4 March 2009.  12 March 2009 received the probate records of Wesley Dugger. See will of Wesley Dugger in Dugger Album. The probate file of Wesley Dugger, contains the names of the surviving children and heirs of children, at the time of each payment of funds of the monies received by the executors. 

Obituary:
Cannis Dugger Illinois State Journal, issue 23 March 1857

22 April 2009 trip to Madison Co., IL to the area west of the town of Highland. The Dugger  Cemetery was found and photographed. See Dugger Cemetery.
 

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