David Vaughn

1722–1804 (Age 82)
East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, British Colonial America

The Life of David

When David Vaughn was born on 14 April 1722, in East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, his father, Robert Vaughn, was 32 and his mother, Johannah Sweet, was 27. He married Sarah (Cole) Vaughn on 5 December 1745, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 11 October 1804, in East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

David Vaughn
1722–1804
Sarah (Cole) Vaughn
1725–1765
Marriage: 5 December 1745
Job Vaughan
1746–
Amos Vaughan
1747–1808
Sarah Vaughan
1751–
Lucy Vaughan
1758–
David Vaughan
1765–1805

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
5 December 1745
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, British Colonial America
children

(5)

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (6)

1723 · Pirates Hung in Newport

Age 1

On July 17, 1723, twenty-eight pirates are hung in Newport, Rhode Island.
1763 · First Synagogue in America

Age 41

The first Jewish Synagogue in America was built in Newport, Rhode Island in 1763. It still stands today, making it the oldest synagogue in the United States.
1772 · The Gaspee Affair

Age 50

On June 9, 1772, colonists that are angry with the trade restrictions that Britain put them under, board the HMS Gaspee and set it ablaze. This was the first act of violence against the British on the North American continent.

Name Meaning

Welsh: variant spelling of Vaughan .

Possible Related Names

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Vaughaun, "Rhode Island, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1630-1945"
  • David Vaughaun, "Rhode Island, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1630-1945"
  • David Vaughan in entry for David Vaughan, "Rhode Island, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1630-1945"

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