William Thomas Caldwell1,2

Male, #37466, (circa 1801 - )
Birth*circa 1801 William was born at Georgia circa 1801. 
Marriage*say 1828 He married Ellen Burgess Hughes say 1828. 
Biography* William and his wife later moved to Mississippi in the 1840's, and later moved from Mississippi to Autauga Co., AL.

Source: GC-Bastrop County, Tx Query Forum
Joan Richardson, wirichardson@worldnet.att.net, Feb 2000

Subject: Perry Newton Caldwell

Surname: Basford, Caldwell

Perry Newton Caldwell is the son of William Thomas Caldwell born in Georgia 1801 and Ellen Burgess Hughes born 1813. Perry's siblings were born in Georgia and Alabama, the family later moved to Mississippi. William died in Nashoba County, MS(Philadelphia). Perry's siblings are:
Jackson 1836
Elizabeth (Culpepper)1832
Mary (1835)
Daniel (1840)
Benjamin (1842)
Gillespie (1845)
John Marion (1846)
Sarah (1848)
Perry, Jackson and Gillespie went to Texas but Jackson or Gillespie went back to Mississippi.
My line is through Perry's daughter Cora Itaska Caldwell who married Joel Wesley Hunt in Bastrop County....
The following is from Lee Caldwell-Owens, 1/20/2002, to
Looking for the parents of William Thomas Caldwell born about 1801 in GA. Supposedly related to the Cub Creek Caldwells but no William THomas found thus far matches up with dates--This one died in Nashoba County, MS about 1848. He married Ellen Burgess Hughes (born 1813 GA). Theirchildren were:
Perry Newton 1829 AL moved to Texas
Elizabeth 1832 AL--married Benjamin Culpepper in Attala County, MS
Mary 1835 AL
William Jackson 1836 AL ---married Mary ?
Henry Daniel April 15, 1838 AL ---married Mary Swords
Benjamin 1842 MS
Thomas Gillespie 1845 MS---married Virginia Burden
John Marion JUly 24, 1846 MS---married Mary Ann Jenkins (cousin of
Sarah 1848 MS
lee caldwell-owens. 


Ellen Burgess Hughes (say 1812 - )
Last Edited18 Feb 2000


  1. E-mail written Nov 1999 to Hughes List at Rootsweb (e-mail address) from C.L.C., e-mail address.
  2. E-mail written Feb 2000 to Bastrop Co., TX Query Forum GenConnect from Joan Richardson, e-mail address.