Biography of Judge Michael Vaughn
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Vaughn, Judge Michael, was born in Ireland. He is the son of Dennis and Maiden Maloney, both born in Ireland and who came to Canada in March, 1847, where he died the same year. Michael Vaughn was reared in East Albany and educated in the same place. He began his business life in the employ of the Vermont Central railroad, then for a time he was a clerk in Albany. When sixteen years of age he began work for the Boston & Albany railroad and continued with that company for about fifteen years; he then engaged in the grocery business for himself in East Albany for about twelve years, and since that time he has been practicing law. He was elected justice of the peace for sixteen years, and crier of the Court of Record of Rensselaer for about fourteen years. He has also been poormaster in Greenbush for six years. He was married November 23, 1855, to Margaret Collins of East Albany, by whom he has had fifteen children, five of whom are living: Margaret, May A., Edmund, Elizabeth, and Allen. Mr. Vaughn began life for himself at the age of ten years.

From:
Landmarks of Rensselaer County
BY: George Baker Aaderson
Published By: D. Mason & Co. Publishers
Syracuse, NY 1897


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