CEMETERY, SOWELL MILL RD., DUCK RIVER, MAURY COUNTY TENNESSEE
Newton J.(Jasper) Vaughan memorial next to Marc & Mary Belle Duvivier hard at work transcribing this cemetery. Photo by WA.
Newton Jasper Vaughan. Photo by Mary Belle Duvivier.
VAUGHAN, Newton Jasper, 27 Nov 1836 - 17 Dec 1891. Scout under Gen Coleman, Confederate States Army.
Newton Jasper Vaughan was the son of Littleton and Martha Garrett Vaughan. He was born on 27 Nov 1836. He joined Company G, of the 9th Tennessee Calvary when the Civil War erupted, but was latter assigned to a Scout Company under General Coleman. He first married Fannie E. Warren and, after her death during 1861 along with their children Newton married 13 May 1869 Mary Belle Johnston. To them were born four children. Newton J. died on 17 Dec 1891 and was buried here on his Duck River farm. His second wife Mary Belle was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Photos by Mary Belle Duvivier & Wayne Austin. Visited there accompanied with Marc & Mary Belle (Mary B., a descendent of this cemetery) Duvivier of upstate New York. 14 Apr 2008.