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14. Christley VAUGHT was born about 1752 in Augusta County, Virginia. He was born about 1755 in Augusta County, Virginia. He died before Aug 9 1830 in Wythe Co., Virginia. He died on Aug 9 1830 in Wythe County, Virginia. 14. Christley VAUGHT was born about 1752 in Augusta Co., VA. He died before August 9, 1830 in Wythe Co., VA. (Pp 9-10, from MS, Feb 1. 1994, by Helen Spurlin (now deceased), tentatively titled "Moving in on the Cherodees" or "Neighbors to the Cherokees").

Christley Vaught, s/o Andrew and Elizabeth Vaught, wasw b ca 1752 in Augusta Co., VA. In the records he appears as Christian, Christly, Christy, Chris, etc. Christley married Elizabeth Phillippi, daughter of John and Barbara (Eichelberger) Phillippi.. Christley and Elizabeth married ca 1781. Elizabeth was b 15 Nov. 1764 in PA. Elizabeth was a younger sister of Christiana who married Christley's brother George.
In 1774, Christley spent 68 days in Captain Doak's Company just after the Shawnee Indian War. He was at least 17, so was born before 1757. Christley was in Captain Love's Company 5 Apr. 1781. In 1782 he was on the Montgomery Co., VA tax list. He had a survey run on land on the North Fork of the Hoston River in 1789.
Christley's will was dated 17 Mar. 1828, Wythe Co., VA and wasw proved 9 Aug. 1830. The will names sons George, Christopher, Henry and John. Daughters named were Barbara, Elizabeth, Christina, Rosanna, May, Sally, Leah, and Catherine. Many descendants of Christley are in VAUGHT Vol. 1.

He was married to Elizabeth Phillippi (daughter of John Phillippi and Barbara Eichelberger) about 1781.25 Elizabeth Phillippi 25 was born on 15 Nov. 1764 in PA.

These notes and sources were contributed by Greg Vaut. 2-23-99

These notes are from the book: "Descendants of Christley Vaught" Vol 1. by Helen Spurlin and Mickey Martin. Contributed by The Vaught Association,

Christley Vaught is believed to be a s/o Andrew Vaught and his wife Elizabeth. We choose to call him Christley even though he is in records as Christian, Christloy, Christy, Chris, etc. His son is called Christopher, as well as the other variations. Christley was b ca 1750-55. He m Elizabeth Phillippi, d/o John and Barbara (Eichelberger) Phillippi. Elizabeth is in the records as Betsy, Betty, Etc. Elizabeth was b 15 Nov 1764 in PA. She was a younger sister of the Christiana Phillippi who m George Vaught. George may have been an older brother of Christley and could have been asw much as 9-13 years older. Christley and Elizabeth m about 1780-81.

In 1774, Christley spent 68 days in Capt. Doak's Co., during the Shawnee Indian War. He must have been at least age 16 and b therebore before 1758. He was in Capt. Love's Co. 5 Apr 1781. In 1782, he was on the Montgomery Co., VA tax list. In 1789, he had land on the North Fork of the Holston River, Wy.Co., VA.

The will of Christley was dated 17 Mar 1828 Wy.Co., VA. and proved 9 Aug 1830. 'Being considerably advanced in years', 'Wife Elizabeth Vaught, one third of my estate; son George Vaught; dau. Barbara, who m Henry Copenhaver; dau, who m George West (by name) Elizabeth; dau. Christena Vaught wo m John Burkhart; my dau Rosanna Vaught who m Adam Shaver; my son Christy Vaught; son Henry Vaught; dau. Sally who m Francis Coley; dau Polly who m John (should be George) Burkhart; dau Leah, wife of Jacob Dutton; daum /catherine Vaught, 45 acres of land I now live on adjoining lands of James Newland and Joel Pointer. Son John Vaught all the rest of my lands. wit: G. Mitchell and Peter Kisling. Ex. Adam Shaver.

Christley VAUGHT had the following children:

child+64 i. Christopher P. VAUGHT.
child+17 ii. Henry VAUGHT.
child+65 iii. John VAUGHT.
child+66 iv. Barbara VAUGHT.
child+67 v. Elizabeth VAUGHT.
child+68 vi. Christine VAUGHT.
child+69 vii. Rosanna VAUGHT.
child70 viii. Mary VAUGHT.
child+71 ix. Sally VAUGHT.
child+72 x. Leah VAUGHT.
child73 xi. Catherine VAUGHT was born between 1788 and 1800. She was born about 1801 in Wythe Co., Virginia. She died on May 16 1891 in Smythe County, Virginia. These notes are from the Book "The Descendants of Christley Vaught" Vol 1 by Helen Spurlin and Mickey Martin. Contributed by The Vaught Association.

Catherine Vaught d/o Christley and Elizabeth (Phillippi) Vaught, was b about 1801 in Wy.Co., VA. She did not marry. Catherine lived in Smyth Co., VA with her brother John. She d 16 May 1891 at age 86. The original record is hard to read and the age might be 96 but this would conflict with her age given in the 1850 C.
child+74 xii. George VAUGHT.

He was married to Elizabeth PHILLIPPI (daughter of John PHILLIPPI and Barbara EICHELBERGER) about 1780 in Fincastle, Va.. He was married to Elizabeth PHILLIPPI about 1780. Elizabeth PHILLIPPI was born on Nov 15 1764 in Bakersfield, Pennsylvania. Christley VAUGHT and Elizabeth PHILLIPPI had the following children:

child+74 i. George VAUGHT.
child+75 ii. Henry VAUGHT.
child+64 iii. Christopher P. VAUGHT.
child+76 iv. Mary "Polly" VAUGHT.
child+66 v. Barbara VAUGHT.
child+67 vi. Elizabeth VAUGHT.
child+68 vii. Christine VAUGHT.
child+71 viii. Sally VAUGHT.
child+77 ix. Polly VAUGHT.
child+78 x. Sarah "Sally" VAUGHT.
child+65 xi. John VAUGHT.
child73 xii. Catherine VAUGHT.
child+72 xiii. Leah VAUGHT.
child+69 xiv. Rosanna VAUGHT.

He was married to Elizabeth "Betsy" WAMPLER on Jan 25 1810 in Wythe County, Virginia. Contributed by JoAnn Bayless

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