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Silverton in Briscoe County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

William Moten Vaughan

(October 15, 1841-March 15, 1928)

 
 
William Moten Vaughan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 15, 2016
1. William Moten Vaughan Marker
Inscription. Born in Missouri. Served in Texas Rangers, 1860-61, and in Civil War, 1862-65. He was a Corporal in last Confederate Army surrendered east of the Mississippi. After the war, he lived in McLennan, Coryell, and Briscoe Counties. Married twice, he had 11 children.
 
Erected 1971 by State Historic Survey Committee. (Marker Number 5842.)
 
Location. 34° 27.907′ N, 101° 17.229′ W. Marker is in Silverton, Texas, in Briscoe County. Marker can be reached from 13th Street half a mile east of Parks Street. Touch for map. Marker is in cemetery, just east of the octagon building. Marker is in this post office area: Silverton TX 79257, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Briscoe County Jail (approx. 1.1 miles away); Briscoe County (approx. 1.1 miles away); Miner Crawford (approx. 1.1 miles away); First Methodist Church of Silverton (approx. 1.2 miles away); Pleasant Lafayette Crawford House (approx. 1.3 miles away); First Baptist Church of Silverton (approx. 1.3 miles away); Site of Celtic Post Office
William Moten Vaughan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 15, 2016
2. William Moten Vaughan Marker
(approx. 8.8 miles away); Archeological Sites at Mackenzie Reservoir and Tule Canyon (approx. 10.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Silverton.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 180 times since then and 74 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 27, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.
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