|Birth: ||Apr. 13, 1837|
|Death: ||Jan. 14, 1904|
Minerva Jane Foreman I (1/2 Cherokee) was born in the Cherokee Nation East (TN) in 1834, daughter of Archibald Foreman & Theresa Kerr.
She married before 1853 (1) Judge Amos Thornton (buried at Citizens); they had 2 sons both buried at Citizens: Thomas Jefferson & Nicholas McNair Thornton Sr.
Minerva married before 1870 (2) David Wallace Vann (Full Blood Cherokee) b. 1833 in CNE (TN) d. after 1906, son of Ave Vann & Betsy Scott; they had the following children: Ida b. 1870, William b. 1872, and John F. Vann b. 1874.
Amos Thornton (1810 - 1882)*
Nicholas McNair Thornton (1858 - 1892)*
William Vann (1872 - 1907)*
John F. Vann (1874 - 1910)*
Created by: Alice Huitt Preston
Record added: Mar 05, 2004
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