When James Daniel Vaughan was born on 14 March 1821, in Virginia, United States, his father, Willis Vaughan, was 33 and his mother, Lievenia Phebe Fowlkes, was 18. He married Maryann Shipley Parker on 1 July 1848, in Rutherford, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, United States in 1880. He died about 1895, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Gideon, Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States.
Welsh: from fychan, a lenited form of bychan, a diminutive of bach ‘little’. This was often used to distinguish the younger of two bearers of the same personal name, typically the son of a father with the same name.
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