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Subject: Thomas Jones Vaughan 1791 Va to TN
Date: Wed, 16 Apr 1997 11:06:38 -0400 (EDT)

Hi all,
Is anyone interested in this line?? Early settler of Shelby/Fayette Co,
Thomas Jones Vaughan, b. 10 Jan 1791 in Sussex Co, VA, son of Fielding
(1760-1806) and Frances Rives (1769-circa 1825). He married Martha Peterson
Rives b 23 Apr 1795 in Dinwiddie Co, Va daughter of Robert Rives (1743-1808)
of cedar Green and wife Martha Hardaway (1754-1814). Thomas J. Vaughan
settled near his cousins Thomas and John Hunt on land now the Ames
Plantation in Fayette-Hardeman Co, TN. They had 13 children:
Sarah Jane 1815-1854, unmarried
Martha Ann 1817-1883 married Madison Chambers
James Lawrence 1819-1881 married Elizabeth Hardaway (lived in Wilcox Co, AL)
Mary E. 1821-1837 unmarried
Frances Rives 1822-1864 Married James Calhoun
Peter Alfred 1824-1895 m1 Mary Whitmore, m2 Sarah Clark
Robert Fielding 1825-1825
Clara Ann 1826-1874 m1 George Jackson, m2 David Crenshaw
Minerva Jones 1829-1892 m Capt. Hardaway Young
Annette Roberta 1832-1919 m1 Col Robert Young, m2 Capt Dan Jones,
m3 Jasper Mixon
Adelaide peterson 1834-1834
John Fielding 1835-1899 m1 Elliott Dodd, m2 Melissa Smith
Virginia Thomas
Thomas J. Vaughan died in 1838 and Martha died in 1845 and the
Rives(Martha's brother) took in the orphans.

Source: Early Settlers of Shelby Co, TN By Cargill and Connelly

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