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Minerva Jane Foreman Thornton Vann
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Birth: Apr. 13, 1837
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1904
Oklahoma, USA

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. 
Family links: 
  Amos Thornton (1810 - 1882)*
  Nicholas McNair Thornton (1858 - 1892)*
  William Vann (1872 - 1907)*
  John F. Vann (1874 - 1910)*
*Calculated relationship
Citizens Cemetery
Fort Gibson
Muskogee County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Alice Huitt Preston
Record added: Mar 05, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8472557
Minerva Jane Foreman <i>Thornton</i> Vann
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