Horace Worth Vaughan
|Horace Worth Vaughan|
|U.S. District Court|
|Preceded by||Sanford B. Dole|
|Member of the United States House of Representatives from Texas's 1st district|
March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915
|Preceded by||John Morris Sheppard|
|Succeeded by||Eugene Black|
|Member of the Texas State Senate|
December 2, 1867|
Marion County, Texas
|Died||November 10, 1922
|Resting place||Oahu Cemetery|
He was admitted to the bar in 1885.
Vaughan moved to Honolulu in the Territory of Hawaii and became assistant United States district attorney on October 1, 1915. By December 22, 1915 he was promoted to United States district attorney, and after the retirement of Sanford B. Dole was appointed by Woodrow Wilson as judge of the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii on May 15, 1916.
Personal life and death
Vaughn married Pearl Lockett on November 21, 1888. The couple had three children.
His daughter Jean Vaughan Gilbert (1904–1975) was one of the first women lawyers in Hawaii, and became city attorney of Honolulu.
- Harper Jr., Cecil. "Horace Worth Vaughan". Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association. Retrieved 6 December 2010.
- Ben R. Guttery (March 2, 2008). Representing Texas. p. 153. ISBN 978-1-4196-7884-4.
- Elizabeth H. Ryan, ed. (1918). Reports of causes determined in the United States District court for the district of Hawaii. Hawaiian Gazette company. p. iii.
- "Federal Judge Dead". Associated Press. 11 November 1922.
- Bambi E. Weil (September 1992). "Jean Vaughan Gilbert". In Mari J. Matsuda. Called from within: early women lawyers of Hawaiʻi. University of Hawaii Press. pp. 86–104. ISBN 978-0-8248-1448-9.
- United States Congress. "Horace Worth Vaughan (id: V000075)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Vaughan, Horace Worth from the Handbook of Texas Online
- Horace W. Vaughan at Find a Grave
|United States House of Representatives|
John Morris Sheppard
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Texas's 1st congressional district
Sanford B. Dole
|U.S. District Court Judge