Vermont Flag Site Logo
Find a Soldier Units Battles Cemeteries Descendants Pensions Towns


Vaughan, Harvey

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 31, credited to Woodstock, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/19/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. B, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS

Birth: 01/12/1831, Chelsea, Vt
Death: 08/28/1910

Burial: Taftsville Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Gail Blake
Findagrave Memorial #: 53839349

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/6/1891, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: Son of Earl Vaughan and Hannah Angell Perkins Vaughan

DESCENDANTS

(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)

BURIAL:

Copyright notice

Tombstone

Tombstone

Taftsville Cemetery, Woodstock, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.


Obituary

Harvey Vaughan

Harvey Vaughan died at his home on College hill Sunday evening, of heart failure, at his 80th year. He was born in Chelsea, moving to Taftsville with his family when a boy, and for 30 years was employed in the Taft scythe factory there. Later he engaged in farming and for the past ten years has made his home here.

Mr. Vaughan married Miss Cynthia A. Thomson of North Bridgewater and together they celebrated their golden wedding anniversary Oct. 4, 1904. Mrs. Vaughan died five years ago, since which time their daughter, Mrs. Bessie G. Boles, has devotedly cared for Mr. Vaughan until the present time.

Mr. Vaughan is survived by two brothers and a sister, Aaron Vaughan of Lebanon, N.H.; Earl Vaughan of Roslindale, Mass., and Mrs. Marietta Allen of Winthrop, Mass. One brother, Darwin, lost his life in the Battle of Gettysburg, and his brother, Orson, is also deceased.

Mr. Vaughan was a veteran of the Civil war, having served with Company B, 12th Vt. Vols. Capt. Ora Paul

The funeral service was held at the home Tuesday afternoon, Rev. W. A. Leonard officiating. Interment was in the Taftsville cemetery, where the Grand Army ritual was rendered.

Source: Spirit of the Age, Woodstock, September 3, 1910
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.