Marcia Lena Vaughan

Female1859–1905

Brief Life History of Marcia Lena

When Marcia Lena Vaughan was born in 1859, in Clifton Hill, Randolph, Missouri, United States, her father, Homer Cornelius Vaughan, was 48 and her mother, Elizabeth F Dobbins, was 27. She married Oswald Othello Hurt about 1879, in Boone, Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Silver Creek Township, Randolph, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Latah, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died in 1905, in Moscow, Latah, Idaho, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Moscow Cemetery, Moscow, Latah, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oswald Othello Hurt
1857–1918
Marcia Lena Vaughan
1859–1905
Marriage: about 1879
Francis P. Hurt
1881–1881
Lilly Virlee Hurt
1883–1961
Earl Othello Hurt
1885–1965
Ottie Hurt
1887–1887
Helen Hurt
1891–1891
Maude Lena Hurt
1892–1968
Lillian Dorothy Hurt
1894–1979
Vaughan Cornelius Hurt
1897–1980

Sources (12)

  • M L Vaughn in household of Neal Vaughn, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Marcia Lena Vaughan Hurt, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Hunt in entry for Porter Parker and Maud Hunt, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1879Boone, Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States
  • Children (8)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1863

    Age 4

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 4

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 13

    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    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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