Martha Alice Vaughn

9 September 1860–14 May 1945 (Age 84)
Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Martha Alice

When Martha Alice Vaughn was born on 9 September 1860, in Hancock, Illinois, United States, her father, Robert V. Vaughn, was 32 and her mother, Louisa M Horton, was 31. She lived in Falls Township, Sumner, Kansas, United States in 1880. She died on 14 May 1945, in Caldwell, Sumner, Kansas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Caldwell, Sumner, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert V. Vaughn
1828–1907
Louisa M Horton
1829–1903
W. Horton Vaughn
1853–1924
Susan Vaughn
1854–1865
Elizabeth Vaughn
1855–1942
William Henry Vaughn
1856–1943
Effie Jael Vaughn
1858–1948
Martha Alice Vaughn
1860–1945
Montra Ellen Vaughn
1862–1941
Sarah Louise Vaughn
1863–1947
F L Vaughn
1865–
Robert Bruce Vaughn
1865–1944
Lucy May Vaughn
1867–1960
Emma Lou Vaughn
1871–1932

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World Events (8)

1861
Age 1
Kansas is the 34th state
1861 · Simple life to Soldiers
Age 1
Illinois contributed 250,000 soldiers to the Union Army, ranking it fourth in terms of the total men fighting for a single state. Troops mainly fought in the Western side of the Appalachian Mountains, but a few regiments played important roles in the East side. Several thousand Illinoisians died during the war. No major battles were fought in the state, although several towns became sites for important supply depots and navy yards. Not everyone in the state supported the war and there were calls for secession in Southern Illinois several residents. However, the movement for secession soon died after the proposal was blocked.
1885 · The First Skyscraper
Age 25
The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Name Meaning

Welsh: variant of Vaughan .

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

Possible Related Names

Vaughan

Sources (2)

  • M A Vaughn in household of R V Vaughn, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Marth V. Vaughn, "Find A Grave Index"

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