Malinda Vaughn

15 June 1829–22 January 1905 (Age 75)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Malinda

When Malinda Vaughn was born on 15 June 1829, in Kentucky, United States, her father, William Vaughan, was 23 and her mother, Mary Joyce, was 37. She married William H. Able in 1854, in Bullitt, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons. She lived in Magisterial District 1, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Shepherdsville, Bullitt, Kentucky, United States in 1880. She died on 22 January 1905, at the age of 75, and was buried in Bullitt, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

William H. Able
1829–1899
Malinda Vaughn
1829–1905
Marriage: 1854
Henry Rufus Able
1856–1936
John William Able
1856–
William Joseph Able
1858–1940
Charles Robert Abel Sr.
1860–1934
Benjiman Franklin Abel
1863–1925
James C. Abel
1866–
Alexander Able
1869–1948

Spouse and Children

    William H. Able

    Male1829–1899Male

    Female1829–1905Female

MARRIAGE
1854
Bullitt, Kentucky, United States
children

(7)

    Male1856–1936Male

    John William Able

    Male1856–Male

    William Joseph Able

    Male1858–1940Male

    Male1860–1934Male

    Benjiman Franklin Abel

    Male1863–1925Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Vaughan

    Male1805–1891Male

    Female1792–1857Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 1

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 21

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Name Meaning

Welsh: variant spelling of Vaughan .

LOAD TEST -- Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Malinda Vaughn in household of William Vaughn, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Margaret Able in household of Wm Able, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Malinda Abel in household of Wm H Abel, "United States Census, 1880"

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