Vaughan Family History

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Vaughan Name Meaning

Welsh: from fychan, a lenited form of bychan, a diminutive of bach ‘little’. This was often used to distinguish the younger of two bearers of the same personal name, typically the son of a father with the same name.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Vaughan Family Origin

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Vaughan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Vaughan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Vaughan's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vaughan. A less common occupation for the Vaughan family was Farm Laborer.

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Vaughan Historical Records

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Vaughan Life Expectancy

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