Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Tombstone Tuesday - Emily Vaughan


[Emily]
Wife of
P. Vaughan
Born
Sep. 21, 1829
Died
Nov. 4, 1870
This tablet to a wifes love
Is reared by kindred left.
Her soul in bless is now above
Her friends on earth bereft.

Buried Crooked Creek Cemetery, Crittenden County, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 28 September 2009. "Emily" is engraved on the top portion of the tombstone and is on the ground to the left of the tombstone. 

Emily Lynn, daughter of William and Frances Lynn, married Pleasant Vaughn, son of John and Ferby/Phebe Vaughan, 25 March 1847 in Crittenden County, Kentucky. Emily and Pleasant Vaughan lived not far from Crooked Creek Church.

Copyright on text and photographs
by Brenda Joyce Jerome, CG
Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog
http://wkygenealogy.blogspot.com




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