Laura Ann McGaffey1,2,3

F, #9709, b. 8 May 1852, d. 10 December 1923
     Laura Ann McGaffey was born on 8 May 1852 at Sabine County, Texas.3,2 She was the daughter of Oliver McGaffey and Cornelia Amelia Brownrigg.2 She appeared as a step-daughter on the census of 10 August 1860 in the household of A. N. Hopkins and C. A. Hopkins at Austin, Travis County, Texas.4 She married Felix G. Vaughn on 30 June 1869 at Hays County, Texas.5,3 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Felix G. Vaughn, on 15 May 1921 at Austin, Travis County, Texas.6,7 She died from stomach cancer on 10 December 1923 at 2004 Wichita Street, Austin, Travis County, Texas, at age 71 years, 7 months and 2 days.8 She was buried on 11 December 1923 at Oakwood Cemetery, 1601 Navasota, Austin, Travis County, Texas.8,1

Family: Laura Ann McGaffey and Felix G. Vaughn


  1. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 76206336 - Laura Ann McGaffey Vaughan.
  2. [S1062] Hopkins Family Bible, online
  3. [S1064] Samuel Henry Family of East Tennessee, online
  4. [S1068] 10 Augl 1860, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M653_1306, P291.
  5. [S315] Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 & 1966-2011, online, Name:     Laura A. McGaffey
    Gender:     Female
    Marriage Date:     30 Jun 1869
    Marriage Place:     Hays, Texas, USA
    Spouse:     Felix G. Vaughn
    Spouse Gender:     Male
    Source:     Texas Marriages, 1851-1900.
  6. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online, Name:     Felix G Vaughan
    Birth Date:     1841
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Father:     William Vaughan
    Age at Death:     80
    Death Date:     15 May 1921
    Death Place:     Austin, Travis, Texas, USA.
  7. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 76204027 - Felix G Vaughan.
  8. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online, Name:     Laura A Vaughan
    [Laura A McGothey]
    Birth Date:     8 May 1852
    Birth Place:     Texas
    Gender:     Female
    Race:     White
    Father:     McGothey
    Age at Death:     71
    Death Date:     10 Dec 1923
    Death Place:     Austin, Travis, Texas, USA.