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 James David Vaughan

James David Vaughan

Birth
Giles County, Tennessee, USA
Death 9 Feb 1941 (aged 76)
Lawrenceburg, Lawrence County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Lawrenceburg, Lawrence County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 13737524 · View Source
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Hymn Composer/Publisher. He found­ed the James D. Vaughan Mu­sic Pub­lish­ing Com­pa­ny. In 1910, he hit the road with his South­ern Gos­pel Quar­tet to pro­mote his song­books. In 1911, Vaughan formed the Vaughan School of Mu­sic. In 1921, he ex­pand­ed his com­pa­ny by open­ing Vaughan Pho­no­graph Re­cords. He lat­er opened branch of­fic­es in Ar­kan­sas, Mis­sis­sip­pi, South Car­o­li­na, and Tex­as. He is known in the Southern Gospel field as "The Father of Southern Gospel." Composed many hymns including "I Feel Like Traveling On," "All Glory To Jesus" and many more.


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  • Originally Created by: Terrill White
  • Added: 26 Mar 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13737524
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James David Vaughan (14 Dec 1864–9 Feb 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13737524, citing Mimosa Cemetery, Lawrenceburg, Lawrence County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .