Lillie Trigg

31 January 1857–before 1888 (Age 30)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lillie

When Lillie Trigg was born on 31 January 1857, in Tennessee, United States, her father, John Hodge Trigg, was 46 and her mother, Catherine T. Shepherd, was 43. She married Rev. Henry Luther Vaughan on 11 May 1880, in Sumner, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died before 1888, at the age of 29.

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Rev. Henry Luther Vaughan
Lillie Trigg
Marriage: 11 May 1880
Nannie Lou Vaughan
Henry Trigg Vaughn

Spouse and Children

11 May 1880
Sumner, Tennessee, United States


    Nannie Lou Vaughan


    Henry Trigg Vaughn


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+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 5

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 9

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

English: from the Old Norse byname Triggr meaning ‘trustworthy’, ‘faithful’, a cognate of Trow 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lily Trigg, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Lily Trigg, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Lily Trigg, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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