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Edward McHugh

2-Edward McHugh was born on 13 Mar 1864 in Port Sorell and died after 1893 in the Boer War South Africa.

By 1890 Edward was a partner in the pottery business with his brothers Hugh, James and Edward and adopted brother James Jackson; John Senior having retired. But in 1892 he left the partnership and went to South Africa.  His niece Lillie always stated that he died in the Boer War, although no records confirming this have yet been located.