Hucklebridge, Charles - Macoupin County Illinois
©1996-2009 Christene A. Hucklebridge



Charles Hucklebridge

contributed by Christene A. Hucklebridge

Charles and Elizabeth Hucklebridge came to the USA in 1836. They settled in Hilyard Township Macoupin Co IL. In 1836, his wife and seven children came to USA along with other families, all relatives, the Hooks, Howertons, Churchs, and Eddingtons. They came by sailboat, being afraid of the steamboat. The land on which they settled was deeded to Charles Hucklebridge in 1841 and signed by President of United States. "Martin Van Buren" This land has been since 1841, and still is in the Hucklebridge name. (as of 1969) Charles and Elizabeth gave land for a Church and a cemetery, where they are both buried, also 7 of their 8 children. One child was born after they came to USA. This info furnished me by GD Hucklebridge, 16 Guildhouse St., London, SWI England. (1969)




Family Index
Macoupin main page




County Coordinator Gloria Frazier
Asst County Coordinator Kathleen Mirabella
©1996-2017 All rights reserved.
Copyright of submitted items belongs to those responsible for their authorship or creation unless otherwise assigned.
Any commercial use or any use for which money is asked or paid for any reason is strictly prohibited.