James Vaughn


Birth: Abt 1842 in , , MO

Death: 26 May 1863 in Fort Union, Kansas City, Jackson, MO

Publicly Hanged for riding with Quantrill's Raiders, 26 May 1863

Burial: 26 May 1863 Fort Union, Kansas City, Jackson, MO


Father: Josiah VAUGHN b: Abt 1810 in , , KY

Mother: Mary FUQUA b: Abt 1818 in , Hart, KY


May 27, 1863 Newspaper clipping of his hanging at Fort Union, Kansas City, MO.

November 28, 1897 Newspaper clipping of the two Kansas City, MO Civil War executions, James Vaughn and a Union soldier named Fitzpatrick.

August 19, 1909 Newspaper clipping looking for his grave