Vermillion County Indiana Genealogy
John M. Wann
by: Karen Zach
John M. Wann, second son of Daniel and Susanna (Givens) Wann, was born
January 17, 1837, in Vermillion county, Indiana. He remained at home
till his father died, taking the home responsibilities till after the
sale. He enlisted in Co. E, 115th Ind., six months' service, then
reenlisted in the one year's service in Co. C, 154th Ind. At the close
of the war he returned home, and was married in March 1866, to Jane
Jones, daughter of Solomon and Margaret (Bradburn) Jones. She was born
in Vermillion county, Indiana, in 1842. After marriage they settled
south of Lodi, where he bought 120 acres of land. In about five years
he sold, and bought or traded for his present place. He occupies the
house built by his father, and owns 137 acres in his home place, and
fifty acres in Parke county, and has cleared his share of Fountain
county. He is a republican. He and wife are members of the Methodist
Episcopal church . They have had one child, Luzety (dead). James Wann,
brother of John, served in the 31st Ind. Vols. During the civil war,
and was veteraned; and Elisha, also a brother, served in the 71st Ind.
a short time.
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