The Vaughan Vault at Llanfachreth Churchyard

The Funeral of Sir Robert Williames Vaughan 1843

From The North Wales Chronicle on May 9th, 1843 Funeral of the late Sir Robert Williames Vaughan, Bart., of Nannau. The funeral of this highly respected gentleman took place on Saturday morning, the...

Coming of Age of R.W. Vaughan, 3rd Bart, 1824 (Part 2)

Chester Courant and Anglo-Welsh Gazette, July 6th 1824 REJOINCINGS ON THE COMING OF AGE OF ROBERT WILLIAMES VAUGHAN, ESQ. (FURTHER PARTICULARS) We last week noticed some few particulars of the celebration of this...
Major-General John Vaughan (Possessions)

Major-General John Vaughan (Possessions)

Pig-sticking; comprising a bamboo spear, inscribed ”Kadir Cup 1907, won by Major J. Vaughan D.S.O., 10th Hussars on his ch.aus.g. Vedette”, 96 inches (244cm) long; his pony’s hoof inkwell inscribed ”Vedette...

Obituary of R.W. Vaughan, 3rd Bart. 1859

The Cheshire Observer and General Advertiser - May 14th 1859 THE LATE SIR ROBERT VAUGHAN, BART It is our painful duty, says the North Wales Chronicle, to announce the death, on the 29th...
The Grave of C.H.V Vaughan (d.1976) at Llanfachreth

Charles Hilary Pritchard Vaughan

Charles Hilary Pritchard was born on October 29th, 1905. He was the son of Lt.-Col. Charles Hamerton Pritchard. The Vaughan was added in order to inherit as he was not a...
Sir Robert Williames Vaughan, 3rd Baronet (1803-1859)

Sir Robert Williames Vaughan, 3rd Bart.

Sir Robert Williames Vaughan, 3rd Bart. Such were the preparations for Robert Williames Vaughan’s ‘Coming of Age’ celebrations (his twenty-first birthday) on June 25th, 1824 a new kitchen wing had already been...
Major-General John Vaughan

Recollections of Nannau by Phillip Vaughan Davies

Phillip Vaughan Davies tells of the halcyon days when the last Vaughan was at Dolgellau’s old manor house. The old manor house of Nannau stands solid as a fortress at an altitude...
Major-General John Vaughan

Major-General John Vaughan (1871-1956)

Major-General John Vaughan (1871-1956) Major-General John Vaughan, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., D.L., J.P., was born in Mangalore, India, on July 31st, 1871. He was the second son of John and Elinor Anne Vaughan....

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