Newspaper Articles, North Carolina, Paternal Kin, Uncategorized

Heinous charge.

wm 11 6 1889

Wilson Mirror, 6 November 1889.

Algie Vaughan’s stepdaughter was Sarah Ward, who was about 15 in 1889. Sarah’s mother Mittie Ward had two children before she married Vaughan in 1879, Sarah and Joseph H. Ward. This terrible incident may explain why Mittie reverted to her maiden name.


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