Samuel Gann1

#3899
Last EditedApr 27, 2003
Marriage*7 July 1772 Guilford County, North Carolina, USA; Bondsman was Nathan Gann and Witness was Saml. Henderson.; Principal=Polly Sharpe1 

Citations

  1. [S110] Guilford County Genealogical Society, compiler, Guilford County, North Carolina Marriages 1771-1868 (Greensboro, NC: , 1981), p. 63. Hereinafter cited as Guilford Co. NC Marriages.

Samuel Brooks Gann1,2,3

#172, (1784 - circa 1860)
Last EditedMar 4, 2007
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*John Gann3 b. bt 1756 - 1760, d. a 1830
Mother*Hannah Smith3 b. bt 1751 - 1760, d. a 1830
Birth*1784 Washington County, Tennessee, USA; Some sources state born in Warren County, TN others state born NC. 1850 census states TN 1784.2,3 
Marriage* Principal=Sarah White1,2 
Land*7 November 1821 White County, Tennessee, USA; James Franks to Samuel Gann: 10 acres: witnesses: John W. Gann and Lemuel Franks.
; Principal=James Franks, Witness=Lemuel Franks, Witness=John W. "Jack" Gann4 
Land*3 July 1824 Warren County, Tennessee, USA; Thomas Gann of Warrren County to Samuel Gann of White County, 2 tracts of land; first tract on Caney Fork at Wells; second tract 20 acres on Caney Fork borders Lemuel Franks and Henry Warren and includes Lemuel Franks'
improvements, granted under 12 1/2 cent act and entered 3 July 1824 by number 306.
; Principal=Thomas Gann, Witness=Lemuel Franks5 
Cen-Head*18 November 1850 Beat #5, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Samuel Gann, head of HH #36, 64, born TN, cannot read or write. Living with his wife and 2 of his children (assumed relationships) and two younger children who are probably grandchildren. Living next door is Samuel Gann, Jr. and 2 properties away Smith Gann 3rd, both of whom are thought to be sons.; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 1850, Resident=Sarah White, Resident=Margaret Gann, Resident=Anthony Smith Gann, Resident=Catherine Gann, Resident=Hulda E. Gann2 
Death*circa 1860 Alabama, USA3 

Family

Sarah White b. 1784
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jrmartin&id=I1574. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  2. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 222.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.
  3. [S40] FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org), compiler, "Church of LDS Ancestral File - Submitted"; AFN:M1GM-CN, Ancestral File Family History Library, 35 N West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Hereinafter cited as "Church of LDS Ancestral File."
  4. [S25] Ancestry.com, Posted by Chad D. Baus at
    http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=frankshaus&id=I888 His source is the White County, Tennesse Deed Book, Book G, p. 210.. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  5. [S25] Ancestry.com, Posted by Chad D. Baus at
    http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=frankshaus&id=I888 His source is the Warren County, Tennesse Deed Book, Book H, p. 195.
  6. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:a28367&id=I14195
  7. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 225.
  8. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~chey/670.htm

Samuel Gann Jr.1

#2146, (1816 - )
Last EditedMar 4, 2007
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Samuel Brooks Gann1 b. 1784, d. c 1860
Mother*Sarah White1 b. 1784
Birth*1816 Tennessee, USA1 
Marriage* Principal=Hannah Ferby Mills2,1 
Cen-Head*18 November 1850 Beat #5, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Samuel Gann Jr., head of HH #37, age 34, farmer, real estate 100, born TN, cannot read or write, living with wife and 3 children. Living next door to father and mother (assumed relationships).; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 1850, Resident=Hannah Ferby Mills, Resident=Ellander Gann, Resident=John Wesley Gann, Resident=Sarah E. Gann1 

Family

Hannah Ferby Mills
Children

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 222.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.
  2. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jrmartin&id=I1587. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

Sarah Gann1

#5049, (circa 1858 - )
Last EditedJan 30, 2006
Father*H. Gann1 b. c 1833
Mother*Jane (?)1 b. c 1834
Birth*circa 1858 Alabama, USA1 
Census1 August 1870 Marion County, Alabama, USA; "H. Gann", HH #593, age 37, male, farmer, real estate $100, personal estate $100, born AL, cannot write. Living close to Alvin Franks. Living with him:
Jane Gann, age 36, female, keeping house, cannot write, born AL.
John Gann, age 14, farmer, cannot read or write, born AL.
Sarah Gann, age 12, female, cannot read or werite, born AL.
Jane Gann, age 9, born AL.
Benj. Gann, age 6, born AL.
Thos. Gann, age 3, born AL.; Principal=H. Gann, Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18701 

Citations

  1. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, AL, Marion Co., Western District, p. 80. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.

Sarah Ann Gann1,2

#4791, (1848 - )
Last EditedJul 2, 2004
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Thomas Jefferson Gann1 b. c 1819, d. bt 1862 - 1870
Mother*Rachel (?)1 b. c 1823
Birth*1848 Alabama, USA1 
Cen-Enum*4 June 1870 Western District, Marion County, Alabama, USA; "Sarah Ann", white, female, age 18, cannot read or write, born AL, living with mother and 5 siblings.; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 1870, Witness=Rachel (?)2 

Citations

  1. [S11] U.S. Census 1860, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Eastern District, Aston's Store, P. 65,
    Image 29 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1860.
  2. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, AL, Marion County, Western District, p. 8, Image 8 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.

Sarah C. Gann1

#2127, (1848 - )
Last EditedJan 28, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Smith Gann b. 1804
Mother*Britania (?) b. 1825
Birth*1848 Alabama, USA 
Cen-Enum*18 November 1850 Beat #5, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Sarah C. Gann, age 2, born AL. Living with parents, Smith and Britania and two siblings (assumed relationships).; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18501 

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 221.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.

Sarah C. Gann1

#2160, (September 1850 - )
Last EditedJan 30, 2002
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*John Gann1 b. 1811
Mother*Katey C. (?)1 b. 1812
Birth*September 1850 Alabama, USA1 
Cen-Enum*27 November 1850 Beat #5, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Sarah C. Gann, female, age 2 months, born AL, living with parents, John and Katey, and 7 siblings (assumed relationships).; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18501 

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 225.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.

Sarah E. Gann1

#2150, (1847 - )
Last EditedJan 30, 2002
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Samuel Gann Jr.1 b. 1816
Mother*Hannah Ferby Mills1
Birth*1847 Alabama, USA1 
Cen-Enum*18 November 1850 Beat #5, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Sarah E. Gann, female, age 3, born AL, living with parents, Samuel and Hannah and 2 siblings (assumed relationships).; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18501 

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 222.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.

Sarah Sophronia Gann1

#2368, (May 1837 - after 1910)
Last EditedApr 27, 2003
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Ignatius Nathan Gann1,2 b. bt 1757 - 1759, d. 18 Jul 1839
Mother*Sarah Delaney1 b. 1792, d. 9 Apr 1856
Birth*May 1837 Jonesboro, Washington County, Tennessee, USA1 
Married Name18 July 1875 Smith3 
Marriage*18 July 1875 Hopkins County, Texas, USA; Principal=William Rollins Smith3 
Death*after 1910 Texas, USA3 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000064.html#I1272. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  2. [S111] Virgil D. White, compiler, Genealogical Abstracts of Revolutionary War Pension Files (Waynesboro, TN: self published, 1991). Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Revolutionary War Pension Files.
  3. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://members.aol.com/gannfamily/adamsr.html His information is from the Gann Historical Society.

Smith Gann1

#177, (1804 - )
Last EditedFeb 23, 2002
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*John Gann1 b. bt 1756 - 1760, d. a 1830
Mother*Hannah Smith1 b. bt 1751 - 1760, d. a 1830
Birth*1804 Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA; 1850 census states born AL.2,1 
Marriage Principal=Unknown (?)3 
Cen-Headbetween 1 June 1830 and 1 June 1831 Marion County, Alabama, USA; Smith Gann, head of HH. Living next door to Jacob Franks, and close to Robert, William, Thomas, Joshua, John W., and John Gann. These were all sons of John and Hannah Gann. Smith was probably married twice and this was his first wife. She might have been a Franks, since they are living next door to Jacob Franks and several other Franks.
In the house are listed:
Males 20-29: 1
Females 20-29: 1
Females 5-9: 1; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 1830, Resident=Unknown (?), Resident=Unknown Gann3 
Marriage* Principal=Britania (?)2 
Cen-Head*18 November 1850 Beat #5, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Smith Gann Sr., head of HH #26, 46, farmer, male, born AL, cannot read or write, living with wife and three children (assumed relationships). Also living with them is a 96 yr. old male, Uriah Gibbs.; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 1850, Resident=Britania (?), Resident=Joshua A. Gann, Resident=William M. Gann, Resident=Sarah C. Gann, Resident=Uriah Gibbs2 
Death* Marion County, Alabama, USA1 

Family 1

Unknown (?) b. bt 1801 - 1810
Child

Family 2

Britania (?) b. 1825
Children

Citations

  1. [S40] FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org), compiler, "Church of LDS Ancestral File - Submitted"; AFN:M1GN-S2, Ancestral File Family History Library, 35 N West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Hereinafter cited as "Church of LDS Ancestral File."
  2. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 221.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.
  3. [S27] U.S. Census 1830, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, pages 431-432.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1830.

Smith Gann1

#2116, (1828 - )
Last EditedFeb 23, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Robert Gann1 b. bt 1797 - 1800
Birth*1828 Alabama, USA1 
Cen-Enum*9 November 1850 Beat #5, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Smith Gann, age 22, born AL. Living with Robert Gann (assumed father) and Mary (Robert's assumed wife - too young to be John's mother) and 9 other children.; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18501 

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 220.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.

Smith Gann1

#2138, (1825 - )
Last EditedJan 29, 2002
Birth*1825 Tennessee, USA1 
Marriage* Principal=Sarah (?)1 
Cen-Head*18 November 1850 Beat #5, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Smith Gann #rd, head of HH #34, farmer, born TN, cannot read or write, living with wife and daughter (assumed relationships).; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 1850, Resident=Sarah (?), Resident=Mary C. Gann1 

Family

Sarah (?) b. 1823
Child

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 222.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.

Smith W. Gann1

#2079, (1840 - )
Last EditedJul 2, 2004
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Thomas Jefferson Gann1 b. c 1819, d. bt 1862 - 1870
Mother*Rachel (?)1 b. c 1823
Birth*1840 Alabama, USA1 
Cen-Enum*3 November 1850 Beat #5, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Smith W. Gann, male, age 10, born AL, living with parents, Thomas J. and Rachel, and 4 younger sisters.; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 1850, Witness=Thomas Jefferson Gann1 
Marriage* Principal=Mary Ann (?)2 
Cen-Head*4 June 1870 Western District, Marion County, Alabama, USA; "Smith Gann", HH No. 47, age 29, white, male, farmer, real estae value $250, born AL, cannot read or write, living with wife and two sons (assumed relationships). Living next door to his mother and other siblings.; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 1870, Resident=Mary Ann (?), Resident=John T. Gann, Resident=William J. Gann2 
Cen-Enum4 June 1870 Western District, Marion County, Alabama, USA; "Mary Ann Gann", white, female, age 23, housekeeping, born AL, cannot read or write, living with husband and two sons (assumed relationships).; Principal=Mary Ann (?), Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18702 
Cen-Enum4 June 1870 Western District, Marion County, Alabama, USA; "John T. Gann", white, male, age 3, born AL, living with parents and brother (assumed relationships).; Principal=John T. Gann, Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18702 
Cen-Enum4 June 1870 Western District, Marion County, Alabama, USA; "Wm. J. Gann", white, male, age 2, born AL, living with parents and brother (assumed relationships).; Principal=William J. Gann, Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18702 

Family

Mary Ann (?) b. 1847
Marriage* Principal=Mary Ann (?)2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 218.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.
  2. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, AL, Marion County, Western District, p. 8, Image 8 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.

Smith Woodson Gann1,2

#2129, (1814 - 1897)
Last EditedMar 10, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Joshua Gann1,2 b. bt 1789 - 1790, d. c 1860
Mother*Elizabeth (?)1,2 b. bt 1781 - 1790
Birth*1814 Tennessee, USA; The 1850 census would put the birth date as 1811.1,3,2 
Marriage* Principal=Rebecca (?)2 
Cen-Head*18 November 1850 Beat #5, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Smith Gann Jr., age 39, head of HH #30, farmer, born TN, living with wife and 5 children (assumed relationships). Also living with them are a Nathaniel and Sarah Miller (29 and 23) and their two children Henry W. and Martha Jane.; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 1850, Resident=Rebecca (?), Resident=Thomas Jefferson Gann, Resident=Malinda Clementine Gann, Resident=James K. Polk Gann, Resident=Merina D. Gann, Resident=Joseph Darrell Gann2 
Cen-Head*30 June 1860 Marion County, Alabama, USA; Smith W. Gann, HH #489, age 46, farmer, real estate $500, personal estate $1400, born TN, cannot read or write, living with wife and 6 children (assumed relationships).; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 1860, Resident=Rebecca (?), Resident=Thomas Jefferson Gann, Resident=Malinda Clementine Gann, Resident=James K. Polk Gann, Resident=Joseph Darrell Gann, Resident=Lucretia Gann, Resident=John Gann3 
Death*1897 Marion County, Alabama, USA1,2 
Burial*1897 Mosely Cemetery, Marion County, Alabama, USA1 

Family

Rebecca (?) b. 1818
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:a28367&id=I12988. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  2. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 221.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.
  3. [S11] U.S. Census 1860, www.ancestry.com, Marion County, AL, Western District, p. 70.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1860.

Solomon Gann1

#2358, (circa 1798 - 26 August 1884)
Last EditedMar 5, 2006
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Ignatius Nathan Gann1 b. bt 1757 - 1759, d. 18 Jul 1839
Mother*Susan (?)1
Birth*circa 1798 Jonesboro, Washington County, Tennessee, USA1 
Marriage*1831 Tennessee, USA; Principal=Malinda Miller2 
Death*26 August 1884 Hamilton County, Texas, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000072.html#I0307. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  2. [S25] Ancestry.com, U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
    . Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Son Gann1

#2296, (between 1821 and 1825 - )
Last EditedNov 23, 2002
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*John W. "Jack" Gann2 b. bt 1795 - 1800, d. bt 1845 - 1850
Mother*Mourning P. Franks2 b. 1795
Birth*between 1821 and 1825 2 

Citations

  1. [S27] U.S. Census 1830, www.ancestry.com, Marion County, AL, p. 433-4.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1830.
  2. [S13] U.S. Census 1840, Mississippi, Itawamba County, page 24.

Son Gann1

#2340, (between 1826 and 1830 - )
Last EditedFeb 26, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Thomas Gann1 b. bt 1800 - 1801
Mother*Rebecca (?)1 b. bt 1801 - 1810
Birth*between 1826 and 1830 1 

Citations

  1. [S27] U.S. Census 1830, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, pages 433-434.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1830.

Son Gann1

#2341, (between 1821 and 1825 - )
Last EditedFeb 26, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Thomas Gann1 b. bt 1800 - 1801
Mother*Rebecca (?)1 b. bt 1801 - 1810
Birth*between 1821 and 1825 1 

Citations

  1. [S27] U.S. Census 1830, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, pages 433-434.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1830.

Son Gann1

#2877, (between 1811 and 1820 - after 1820)
Last EditedOct 13, 2002
Father*John Gann1 b. bt 1794 - 1804, d. a 1820
Mother*Unknown (?)1 b. bt 1794 - 1804, d. a 1820
Birth*between 1811 and 1820 1 
Death*after 1820 1 

Citations

  1. [S47] U.S. Census 1820, unknown url, Posted online at the White County Genweb. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1820.

Susan Gann1

#2241, (1842 - )
Last EditedFeb 9, 2002
Father*Joshua Gann1 b. 1807
Mother*Margaret (?)1 b. 1812
Birth*1842 Alabama, USA1 
Cen-Enum*28 November 1850 Beat #6, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Susan Gann, age 8, born AL, living with parents, Joshua and Margaret, and 6 siblings.; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18501 

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, District 13, Beat 6,page 243.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.

Susannah Gann1

#2359, (before September 1798 - 1850)
Last EditedMar 5, 2006
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Ignatius Nathan Gann1 b. bt 1757 - 1759, d. 18 Jul 1839
Mother*Susan (?)1
Birth*before September 1798 Jonesboro, Washington County, Tennessee, USA1 
Married Name7 April 1817 Clark2 
Marriage*7 April 1817 Tennessee, USA; Principal=Hiram C. Clark2 
Death*1850 St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, USA3 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000066.html#I0323. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  2. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://gannsociety.org/childrenofignatiousnathangan.htm
  3. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000073.html#I0308

Susie B. Gann1

#4099, (16 January 1863 - 16 January 1863)
Last EditedJun 5, 2003
Father*James Murray Gann1 b. 1822
Mother*Elizabeth Franks1 b. 1820
Death*16 January 1863 Mississippi, USA1 
Birth*16 January 1863 Mississippi, USA1 
Married Name Johnson1 
Marriage* Principal=Samuel Joseph Johnson1 

Citations

  1. [S44] Email Message, Robin Harris [e-mail address], 5 May 2003.

Thomas Gann1

#176, (between 1800 and 1801 - )
Last EditedFeb 16, 2003
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*John Gann1 b. bt 1756 - 1760, d. a 1830
Mother*Hannah Smith1 b. bt 1751 - 1760, d. a 1830
Birth*between 1800 and 1801 South Carolina, USA1 
Marriage* Principal=Rebecca (?)2 
Land*3 July 1824 Warren County, Tennessee, USA; Thomas Gann of Warrren County to Samuel Gann of White County, 2 tracts of land; first tract on Caney Fork at Wells; second tract 20 acres on Caney Fork borders Lemuel Franks and Henry Warren and includes Lemuel Franks'
improvements, granted under 12 1/2 cent act and entered 3 July 1824 by number 306.
; Principal=Samuel Brooks Gann, Witness=Lemuel Franks3 
Cen-Head*between 1 June 1830 and 1 June 1831 Marion County, Alabama, USA; Thomas Gann, head of HH. Living close to Joshua and John W. Gann (his brothers) and his father, John.
Living in his house are:
Males 0-4: 1
5-9: 1
20-29: 1
Females 0-4: 2
5-9: 1
20-29: 1; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18302 
Death* Tishomingo County, Alabama, USA1 

Family

Rebecca (?) b. bt 1801 - 1810
Children

Citations

  1. [S40] FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org), compiler, "Church of LDS Ancestral File - Submitted"; AFN:M1GK-XB, Ancestral File Family History Library, 35 N West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Hereinafter cited as "Church of LDS Ancestral File."
  2. [S27] U.S. Census 1830, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, pages 433-434.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1830.
  3. [S25] Ancestry.com, Posted by Chad D. Baus at
    http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=frankshaus&id=I888 His source is the Warren County, Tennesse Deed Book, Book H, p. 195.. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  4. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://www.edenfield.org/dbase/dbase13/abv00047.htm#1
    Posted by John L. Gann <e-mail address>. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

Thomas Gann1

#185, (17 March 1764 - between 1832 and 1836)
Last EditedApr 20, 2003
Relationship3rd great-granduncle of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Adam Gann Sr.1 b. c 1727, d. 6 Aug 1812
Mother*Jane (?)1 b. c 1732, d. c 1780
Birth*17 March 1764 Bedford County, Virginia, USA1 
Military*circa 1776 in the NC militia in the Revolutionary War2 
Marriage*circa 1790 Principal=Elizabeth (?)2 
Tax List*1790 Washington County, Tennessee, USA3 
Death*between 1832 and 1836 Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA1 

Family

Elizabeth (?)
Children

Citations

  1. [S40] FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org), compiler, "Church of LDS Ancestral File - Submitted"; AFN:M1BV-7J, Ancestral File Family History Library, 35 N West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Hereinafter cited as "Church of LDS Ancestral File."
  2. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://members.aol.com/gannfamily/adamsr.html His information is from the Gann Historical Society.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  3. [S98] East Tennessee Historical Society, compiler, First Families of Tennessee - A Register of Early Settlers and Their Descendants (Nashville: East Tennessee Historical Society, 2000), p. 153. Hereinafter cited as First Families of Tennessee.

Thomas Gann1

#2122, (1846 - )
Last EditedFeb 23, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Robert Gann1 b. bt 1797 - 1800
Mother*Mary (?)1 b. 1814
Birth*1846 Alabama, USA1 
Cen-Enum*9 November 1850 Beat #5, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Thomas Gann, 4, born AL, living with Robert and Mary (assumed parents) and 9 children.; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18501 

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, Beat #5, page 220.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.

Thomas Gann1

#2226, (1843 - )
Last EditedFeb 9, 2002
Father*Wiley Gann1 b. 1824
Mother*Sarah Ann (?)1 b. 1826
Birth*1843 Alabama, USA1 
Cen-Enum*22 November 1850 Beat #6, Marion County, Alabama, USA; Thomas Gann, age 7, born AL, living with parents, Wiley and Sarah, and 4 siblings.; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 18501 

Citations

  1. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Alabama, Marion County, District 13, Beat 6.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.

Thomas Gann1

#2351, (circa 1787 - circa 1833)
Last EditedJan 29, 2016
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Ignatius Nathan Gann1 b. bt 1757 - 1759, d. 18 Jul 1839
Mother*Unknown (?)1
Birth*circa 1787 2 
Marriage*21 October 1819 Georgia, USA; Principal=Catherine McCoy2,3,4,5 
Death*circa 1833 Calhoun County, Georgia, USA6 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000066.html#I0323. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  2. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://gannsociety.org/childrenofignatiousnathangan.htm
  3. [S201] Researcher Norma Guthrie, referring to book Cherokee Lineages, www.23andme.com, reference date 1/25/2016.
  4. [S202] Jr. James R. Hicks, compiler, Cherokee Lineages (http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/h/i/c/James-R-Hicks-VA/BOOK-0001/0000-0001.html: James R. Hicks, Jr.), genealogy based on Emmet Starr book. Hereinafter cited as Cherokee Lineages.
  5. [S203] Emmet Starr, History of the Cherokee Indians and Their Legends and Folk Lore (n.p.: Warden Company, 1922). Hereinafter cited as History of the Cherokee Indians and Their Legends and Folk Lore.
  6. [S25] Ancestry.com, Stephen Forester database. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Thomas Gann1

#2375, (circa 1796 - 1850)
Last EditedMar 6, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Thomas Gann1 b. 17 Mar 1764, d. bt 1832 - 1836
Mother*Elizabeth (?)1
Birth*circa 1796 1 
Marriage*10 June 1818 Tennessee, USA; Principal=Mary (Polly) McArster2 
Death*1850 Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA2 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://members.aol.com/gannfamily/adamsr.html His information is from the Gann Historical Society.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  2. [S25] Ancestry.com, http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=tazhub2&id=I490. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Thomas Gann1

#2389, (circa 1799 - )
Last EditedMar 8, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Adam C. Gann1 b. 1769, d. a 1836
Mother*Rosina Broyles1 b. 23 Oct 1770, d. a 1813
Birth*circa 1799 1 

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=tazhub2&id=I490. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Thomas Gann1

#2679, (12 March 1858 - 15 September 1861)
Last EditedMay 22, 2002
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*William Carroll Gann1 b. 5 Nov 1827, d. 18 Apr 1912
Mother*Nancy (?)1 b. 15 Nov 1834, d. 3 Jul 1884
Birth*12 March 1858 1 
Death*15 September 1861 Witness=William Carroll Gann, Witness=Nancy (?)1 
Burial*September 1861 Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA; Gravestone states, Thomas, son of W. C. Gann and Nancy Gann. Buried in family plot with parents and siblings.1 

Citations

  1. [S69] Betty Burton-Cruber, compiler, Cemetery Markings - Itawamba County, Mississippi (Amory, MS: Amory Advertiser, 1978), p. 243. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Markings of Itawamba County, Mississippi.