Vaughters Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Vaughters Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German or Dutch Wachter.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Vaughter, Laughter, Laughner, Achter, Raught, Taugher, Baugher

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Vaughters Family Origin

Where is the Vaughters family from?

Vaughters Family Occupations

What did your Vaughters ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Vaughters. 21% of Vaughters men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Vaughters women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vaughters were Accountant and Labor

View Census data for Vaughters | Data not to scale

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Farming
    11%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Accountant
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    9%
  • Cook
    9%
  • Housewife
    9%
  • Labor
    9%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Vaughters Historical Records

What Vaughters family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Vaughters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vaughters census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Vaughters

Passenger List

There are 43 immigration records available for the last name Vaughters. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Vaughters immigration records

Draft Card

There are 183 military records available for the last name Vaughters. For the veterans among your Vaughters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Vaughters military records

You've only scratched the surface of Vaughters family history.

Vaughters Life Expectancy

What is the average Vaughters lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Vaughters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Vaughters in 1945 was 24, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vaughters

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vaughters ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Vaughters Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name