Mary J. Vaughan

19 April 1897–12 February 1989 (Age 91)
Webster, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary J.

When Mary J. Vaughan was born on 19 April 1897, in Webster, Kentucky, United States, her father, Dr. Bedford Eugene Vaughan, was 29 and her mother, Prudence Pollard, was 19. She married Jesse Colby McDougald in 1918. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Palmetto, Manatee, Florida, United States for about 10 years. She died on 12 February 1989, in Manatee, Florida, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Palmetto, Manatee, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Colby McDougald
Mary J. Vaughan
Marriage: 1918
Lunsford Vaughan McDougald
Jesse C McDugald

Spouse and Children

    Jesse Colby McDougald





    Lunsford Vaughan McDougald


    Jesse C McDugald


Parents and Siblings

    Dr. Bedford Eugene Vaughan


    Prudence Pollard





    Edna Vaughan


    Eugene P Vaughan


    Arabelle Vaughan


World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1898 · Florida Involvement in Spanish-American War

Age 1

Florida played a critical role during the Spanish-American War. The port of Tampa saw the arrival of over 30,000 troops; this traffic resulted in the small town experiencing massive growth and becoming a city. Cuban-Americans across the state also helped with raising money and support for the war.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 26

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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 (3)

  • Mary J Mcdugald in household of Jesse C Mcdugald, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary J Mcdougald in household of Jesse C Mcdougald, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary J Vaughan McDugald, "Find A Grave Index"

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