James Vaughn (1746 - 1837)

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Birthplace: Virginia
Death: Died in Fayette, Kentucky
Managed by: Richard Alan Welch
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About James Vaughn

According to The Beach Family of KY by T.J. Beach, p. 124, James & Sarah Vaughn were first found in Caroline Co., VA. where he enlisted in the Army during the Revolutionary War, pension number S.37497. Enlisted in Caroline Co., VA in 1775, served as a private in Cap. Long's Company and in Col. Davies' 14th VA regiment and in Col. Stephens' VA regiment; he was in the battles of Bunker Hill, Brandywine, and Germantown. Served in the army for 3 years. Pension application dated 1818, he was 73, thus born about 1745. Moved to Orange Co., VA about 1790, then to Fayette Co., KY about 1805. Died in home of son Cornelius.

Notes

US Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 lists a James Vaughn in two places, both times as a Private with Residence in VA.

Sources:

(Roll Box 93)

Ancestry.com. U.S. Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data:

Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M246, 138 rolls); War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records, Record Group 93; National Archives, Washington. D.C.

Records indexed by Direct Data Capture.

(Roll Box 99)

Ancestry.com. U.S. Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data:

Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M246, 138 rolls); War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records, Record Group 93; National Archives, Washington. D.C.

Records indexed by Direct Data Capture.

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James Vaughn's Timeline

1746
1746
Virginia
1780
1780
Age 34
VA, United States
1783
1783
Age 37
Virginia
1787
April 30, 1787
Age 41
Virginia, United States
1789
1789
Age 43
VA, United States
1837
December 11, 1837
Age 91
Fayette, Kentucky
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