Anna Nancy Vaughan

29 September 1785–7 December 1865 (Age 80)
Manchester, Bennington, Republic of Vermont

The Life of Anna Nancy

When Anna Nancy Vaughan was born on 29 September 1785, in Manchester, Bennington, Republic of Vermont, her father, Colonel James Vaughn, was 43 and her mother, Jane Wightman, was 41. She married Nathan Thompson Jr in 1806, in Bartholomew, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Rock Creek Township, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States in 1860. She died on 7 December 1865, at the age of 80, and was buried in Columbus, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathan Thompson Jr
Anna Nancy Vaughan
Marriage: 1806
Belsora Thompson
Melissa Thompson
Jane Ann Thompson
Henry M Thompson
Mark Thompson
Guy Thompson

Spouse and Children

Bartholomew, Indiana, United States


    Belsora Thompson


    Melissa Thompson


    Jane Ann Thompson


    Henry M Thompson


    Mark Thompson


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 2

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

Age 23

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy Thompson in household of Nathan Thompson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Anna Vaughan, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Nancy Thompson, "Find A Grave Index"

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