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Silas Boaz Gann Portrait

Silas Boaz GANNAge: 76 years18151891

Name
Silas Boaz GANN
Birth December 6, 1815 22 24
Birth of a brotherCornelius GANN
August 3, 1819 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherIra GANN
about 1820 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherJames GANN
about 1820 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherCalvin (Cab) GANN
about 1821 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherSamuel GANN
1825 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherAdam GANN
1827 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a brotherCharles GANN
1829 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherEilsha GANN
about 1833 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a sisterMartha J. GANN
1834 (Age 18 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherAdam PAINTER
June 25, 1835 (Age 19 years)
Note: US pension records from East TN state that Adam died June 25, 1835. (www.ancestry.com)
MarriageKatherine HARRISView this family
about 1840 (Age 24 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas GANN
July 25, 1840 (Age 24 years)
Note: A list of Rev War pensioners from East TN lists Thomas Gann and states he died in 25 July 1840. (www.ancestry.com)
Birth of a son
#1
William Henry GANN
December 28, 1840 (Age 25 years)
Censusyes

Note: 1850 United States Federal Census
Property
W½SW 13/ 32-N 19-W No 5th PM MO Dallas
yes

Note: State: MISSOURI
Event
Witness
November 19, 1841 (Age 25 years)
Note: Silas witnessed a land sale, recorded in Deed Book E of Hamilton Co.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Julia Anne GANN
March 22, 1843 (Age 27 years)

Note: Alternate Date: Feb 8 1844
Birth of a daughter
#3
Sarah GANN
July 19, 1846 (Age 30 years)

Birth of a son
#4
Louis R. GANN
October 29, 1847 (Age 31 years)
Note: From Death Certificate.
Birth of a son
#5
Cornelius (Neil) GANN
1850 (Age 34 years)

Birth of a son
#6
Charles GANN
March 20, 1852 (Age 36 years)

Birth of a son
#7
John Albert “Doc” GANN
July 21, 1858 (Age 42 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Henry GANNAnn Martha GANNView this family
August 5, 1860 (Age 44 years)
Note: 1860 census says William and Martha were married in the past year.
Death of a motherSarah (Sally) PAINTER
about 1860 (Age 44 years)

Birth of a daughter
#8
Margaret M GANN
April 7, 1861 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9
Mary E GANN
April 12, 1862 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10
Patsy (Pertey) GANN
1867 (Age 51 years)
Death of a brotherCalvin (Cab) GANN
after 1870 (Age 54 years)
Note: Burial: Aft. 1870, Lone Rock Cemetery, Jasper Township, Dallas, Missouri
Death of a fatherJohn (Jack) GANN
November 5, 1871 (Age 55 years)
Note: From unsourced information on the internet. "John Gann died intestate and the Dallas County, MO records of the disposition of his estate reads: 'John Gann, died 5 Nov 1871, leaving as his heirs, Ira Gann of Hamilton Co Tenn; Elisha Gann of Hamilton Co, Marsha J Hancock of Lake City FLorida, Cornelius, Calvin, Samuel, Charles and Silas Gann, all of Dallas Co Mo, Adam Gann of Wright Co MO, and the heirs of James Gann of Hamilton Co Tenn.' "
Death of a brotherAdam GANN
1874 (Age 58 years)
Death of a brotherCornelius GANN
December 2, 1875 (Age 59 years)
Death of a daughterSarah GANN
March 26, 1880 (Age 64 years)

Death of a daughterMargaret M GANN
March 26, 1880 (Age 64 years)

Death of a daughterMary E GANN
March 26, 1880 (Age 64 years)

Census 1880 (Age 64 years)

Note: Silas Gann, Washington, Dallas, Missouri, 64
Death December 27, 1891 (Age 76 years)
Burial 1891 (Age 75 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 1, 1812Washington Co TN
3 years
himself
6 years
younger brother
younger brother
1 year
younger brother
-5 months
younger brother
6 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Family with Katherine HARRIS - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1840TN
1 year
son
7 years
son
Louis R. GANN
Birth: October 29, 1847 31 22Tennessee
Death: February 12, 1936Jackson Township, Dallas Co, MO
4 years
son
6 years
son
-15 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
4 years
son
11 years
daughter
1 year
daughter
6 years
daughter

Census

1850 United States Federal Census Birthplace: Tennessee Home in 1850: District 27, Hamilton, Tennessee

Silas Gann 29 Catharine Gann 22 William Gann 8 Julian Gann 7 Sarah Gann 4 Carnelius Gann 2 Lewis Gann 1

Property

State: MISSOURI Acres: 80 Metes/Bounds: No Issue Date: 11/3/1876 Land Office: Springfield Document Nr.: 2996 Misc. Doc. Nr.: 2701 Accession/Serial Nr.: MO5860__.392 BLM Serial Nr.: MO NO S/N

Affidavit dated Aug. 28, 1888 signed by Silas states that he moved to Missouri in 1853. Hi s homestead was 80 acres: W/2 of SW/4 of Sec. 13, Twp 32, Rge 19 in Dallas Co, MO.

Event

Silas witnessed a land sale, recorded in Deed Book E of Hamilton Co.

Census

Silas Gann, Washington, Dallas, Missouri, 64 Birthplace: Tennessee Spouse's Name: Catharine Gann Father's birthplace: Tennessee Mother's birthplace: Tennessee Occupation: Farmer Cannot read/write:

Silas Gann 64 Catharine Gann 55 Patey Gann 13

PropertyCopy of Patent for Silas GannCopy of Patent for Silas Gann
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BurialSilas Gann Stone in Marlin CemeterySilas Gann Stone in Marlin Cemetery
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