VAUGHAN, Richard (c.1665-1734), of Corsygedol, Merion.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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29 Apr. 1701 - 28 Mar. 1734

Family and Education

b. c.1665, 2nd s. of William Vaughan of Corsygedol by Anne, da. of Griffith Nanney of Nannau, Merion. m. Margaret, da. and h. of Sir Evan Lloyd, 2nd Bt., of Bodidris, Denb., 2s. 3da. suc. bro. to Corsygedol 1697.

Offices Held

Constable, Harlech castle 1704-16.


In 1701 Richard Vaughan succeeded to the Merioneth seat vacated by the death of his brother-in-law, Hugh Nanney. A life-long Tory, he did not vote in any of the recorded divisions after 1715.

He died 28 Mar. 1734.

Ref Volumes: 1715-1754

Author: Peter D.G. Thomas