Mary Myrtle Vaughn

22 July 1902–1 February 1976 (Age 73)
Montgomery, Indiana, United States

The Life of Mary Myrtle

When Mary Myrtle Vaughn was born on 22 July 1902, in Montgomery, Indiana, United States, her father, Howard Monroe Vaughn, was 30 and her mother, Leota Pearle Biddle, was 25. She married William Martin Whiting on 26 July 1919, in Mount Vernon, Skagit, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Wilmington, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1935 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 1 February 1976, in Sedro-Woolley, Skagit, Washington, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Mount Vernon, Skagit, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Millett
1897–1975
Mary Myrtle Vaughn
1902–1976
Marriage: before 1940
Sally Jo Whiting
1928–2009

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
before 1940
California, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Howard Monroe Vaughn

    Male1871–1940Male

    Leota Pearle Biddle

    Female1876–1934Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 4

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

Welsh: variant spelling of Vaughan .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mytle M Whiting in household of William M Whiting, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Myrtle M Millett in household of Robert Millett, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Myrtle Vaughn in household of Howard M Vaughn, "United States Census, 1910"

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