Marcia Lena Vaughan


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
Marcia Lena Vaughan
Marriage: about 1879
Francis P. Hurt
Lilly Virlee Hurt
Earl Othello Hurt
Ottie Hurt
Helen Hurt
Maude Lena Hurt
Lillian Dorothy Hurt
Vaughan Cornelius Hurt

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)


    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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