Ruth Hughes Hayward

May 1, 1814–October 13, 1904

Born at Eastchurch, Kent, England; daughter of Mary Turner and Richard Hughes. Died at Richfield, Sevier County, Utah. 1 (See Document 3.19)


  1. [1] Church of England, St. Martin’s Church (Birmingham, Warwickshire), Bishop’s Transcripts for St. Martin’s Church, Birmingham, 1657–1831, p. 25, James Benedict; from original records in the Lichfield Joint Record Office, Stafford, England; FHL microfilm 428969, FHL. Bethel Chapel, Union Street (Sheerness, Kent), Births and Baptisms, 1791–1837, Ruth Hughes, June 8, 1814, from original records in the London Public Record Office, London, Eng.; FHL microfilm 597067, pts. 5–6, FHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Minster-in-Sheppey (Kent), Archdeacon’s Transcripts, 1566–1812, Bishop’s Transcripts, 1606–1898, Richard Hughes and Mary Turner, Dec. 4, 1811; FHL microfilm 1751981, pt. 2, FHL. 1900 U.S. census, Richfield, Sevier Co., Utah, p. 12B, Ruth Hayward, NARA. “Utah Cemeteries and Burials,” database, Utah Division of State History (, accessed Jan. 2016), Ruth Hughes Hayward. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed May 2012), memorial no. 112448, Ruth Hughes Hayward; Richfield City Cemetery, Richfield, Sevier Co., UT. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2016), Ruth Hughes KWJ1-R5T .