George Pike Vaughan

5 July 1813–1888 (Age 74)
Shoreham, Addison, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of George Pike

When George Pike Vaughan was born on 5 July 1813, in Shoreham, Addison, Vermont, United States, his father, John Vaughan, was 38 and his mother, Achsah Hill, was 35. He married Mary Moore Palmer on 29 October 1845, in Cornwall, Cornwall, Addison, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Millbury, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1880. He died in 1888, in Thetford, Orange, Vermont, United States, at the age of 75.

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George Pike Vaughan
Mary Moore Palmer
Marriage: 29 October 1845
George Leslie Vaughan
Charles Augustus Vaughan
Mary Elizabeth Vaughan
David Albert Vaughan
Ella Frances Vaughan
Francis Frank Winthrop Vaughan
Henry Palmer Vaughan
Abijah Howard Vaughan
Octavia Howard Vaughan
Arthur Jesse Vaughan

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  • Marriage
    29 October 1845Cornwall, Cornwall, Addison, Vermont, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 6
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 7
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    1834 · Vermont Anti-Slavery Society is Formed
    Age 21
    The Anti-Slavery Society of Vermont was established in 1834. 100 people from different towns were at the first meeting, with the intent to abolish slavery. 

    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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    Sources (51)

    • George P Caughn in entry for Mary E Caughn, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"
    • George P Vaughan, "United States Census, 1850"
    • George P. in entry for Arthur J. Vaughan and Clara A. Davis, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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