Robert Jordan VAUGHAN
Martha L. KELTON

Husband:  Robert Jordan VAUGHAN
Birth:  21 Feb 1810, Old Jefferson, Rutherford Co., Tennessee 
Death:  5 Mar 1862, (Civil War) Cove Creek, Washington Co., Arkansas   
Burial:  Mar 1862, Confederate Cemetery, Fayetteville, Washington Co., Arkansas
Father: 
James David VAUGHAN   
Mother:  Nancy HATCHETT   

Marriage:     abt 1832, Rutherford Co., Tennessee

Wife:  Martha L. KELTON
Birth:  30 Jun 1818, Rutherford Co., Tennessee
Death:  11 Aug 1843, Rutherford Co., Tennessee 
Burial:  Aug 1843, Kelton Cemetery at Black Fox Spring, Murfreesboro, Rutherford Co., Tennessee  
Father:  James KELTON
Mother:  Elizabeth MANLEY

Children:
1. Ann Catherine VAUGHAN, b: 30 Jun 1833, Rutherford Co., Tennessee
2. Elizabeth Ann VAUGHAN, b: 1835, Rutherford Co., Tennessee
3. Mary Jane VAUGHAN, b: 24 Jun 1839, Rutherford Co., Tennessee
4.
William Eggleston VAUGHAN, b: 1842, Rutherford Co., Tennessee
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Notes:

1840 Federal Census Data (M704_0533, Page 126), Rutherford Co., Tennessee

 NAME

 

< 5

5-9

10-14

15-19

20-29

30-39

40-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80-89

90-99

 VAUGHAN, Jordan

Males

1

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

Females

1

2

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Indicates:

 

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 

 1 Male

< 5

1836 1840

  =  Unknown   

 

 1 Male

20 29

1811 1820

  =  Robert       (b: 1810)

 

 1 Female

< 5

1835 1840

  =  Mary          (b: 1839)   

 

 2 Females

5 9

1831 1835

  =  Ann           (b: 1833)
  =  Elizabeth   (b: 1835)    

 

 1 Female

20 29

1811 1820

  =  Martha      (b: 1818)

 

After Martha died, Robert married Harriet Winston in 1844 and then married again sometime after 1850 to Mary.

1850 Federal Census Data (M432_0420, Page 376), Prairie Twp., Taney Co., Missouri,
                                                                                                                    Enumeration Date: 7-Oct-1850, Family #505

 NAME

Age

Sex

 Occupation
or Trade

Real Estate

POB

In Sch.

Marr.
W/I Yr.

D, D, B, I,  I, P, or C

 VAUGHN, Robert

40

M

 Farmer

$130

TN

 

 

 

                Ann C

17

F

 

 

TN

X

 

 

                Elizabeth A

15

F

 

 

TN

 

 

 

                Mary J

11

F

 

 

TN

X

 

 

                William E

8

M

 

 

TN

X

 

 

1860 Federal Census Data (M653_0613, Page 425), Finley Twp., Christian Co., Missouri,
                                                                                                                        Enumeration Date: 6-Jun-1860, Family #113

NAME

Age

Sex

Occupation
Or Trade

Real Estate

Pers. Estate

POB

In Sch.

Marr
W/In Yr

D, D, B, I,  I, P, C

 VAUGHN, Robert J

49

M

 Farmer

$1,200

$1,450

TN

 

 

 

                  Mary

37

F

  

 

 

KY

 

 

 

                  William

18

M

 

 

 

TN

X

 

 

Robert served with the Confederate forces in the Civil War. His Service Record shows:
   Name:  Robert J. Vaughan
   Residence:  Ozark, Missouri   
   Age at Enlistment:  51                 
   Enlistment Date:  14 Dec 1861
   Enlistment Rank:  Corporal    
   State Served:  Missouri
   Service Record:  Enlisted in Company E, Missouri 4th Infantry Regiment on 14 Dec 1861.
                            Died 5 Mar 1862, Cove Creek, Arkansas.

Robert died in the Battle of Pea Ridge.
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