Private Vaughn Hilburn, Co. E, 33rd Alabama Infantry, CSA

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1843  

  • June 25: Vaughn was born in Coffee County, AL.

1862 (abt)

  • Vaughn married Melinda Amanda Smart.
  • May 13: Vaughn enlisted in Bullock, AL.

1863

  • May to December: Company Muster Roll. Present.

1864

  • November 30: Vaughn fought in the Battle of Franklin and was captured.

1865

  • January 4: Vaughn was received at Champ Chase, OH from Louisville, KY, where he was sent on to Point Lookout, MD.
  • June 5: Released from Point Lookout.

1870

  • June 16: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Pike County, AL showed Vaughn, a farmer, living with his wife, Melinda, and their 4 children.

1880

  • June 5: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Pike County, AL showed Vaughn, a farmer, living with his wife, Melinda, and their 9 children.

1907

  • Vaughn Hilburn was listed on an Alabama Census of Confederate Soldiers.
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1910

  • March 11: Vaughn’s wife, Melinda, passed away after almost 50 years of marriage.
  • April 10: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Crenshaw County, AL showed a widowed Vaughn living with his son, John, daughter-in-law and grandchildren. 

1920

  • January 20: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Pike County, AL showed a widowed Vaughn living with his son, John, daughter-in-law and grandchildren.

1921

  • April 12: Vaughn died and was buried in Pike County, AL at the Hopewell Community Cemetery.
  • August 25: Crenshaw County News, Luverne, AL.
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 (source: findagrave.com)

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