Notes and Credits section below
for discussion of the evidence and citation of sources.
Full Name: Jonathan A. McFann
Father: Jonathan McFann
Mother: Nancy McClelland
Levi Monroe McFann
Mary Bell McFann
Elizabeth Jane McFann
William Lindsey McFann
Alma Leona McFann
Mary Maggie McFann
1840: not found
Marriage record for Della McFann and Jno W. Maronia, Clerk's Office of the County Commission of Marshall County, WV, Marriage Record Book D, page 97.
Military Pension Records:
John McFann's pension records, National Archives, Soldier's Certificate 234507.
Transcription of family records from Asa B. McClelland's Bible, found in Levi R. McFann's pension file. Includes date of birth for Jonathan A. McFann.
1. All the information on this page is based on the census records, unless otherwise noted below.
2. The maiden name of Jonathan McFann's wife Mary (Ferguson) is given in the 1898 Circular in his pension file and also on the death certificate of Alma Leona McFann, obtained by RandyWilliams from the Marion County Court.
3. The names and dates of births of Jonathan McFann's children were given by him on the 1898 Circular in his pension file.
4. Sources of information on Emily, Levi M., Alma L., and William L. are listed on their Family Pages.
4. Jonathan McFann's date of death is taken from a document in his pension file.
5. Lloyd Roupe gave me the location of Jonathan McFann in the census, 1860--1880. I might not have found the 1860 record otherwise.
6. Jonathan McFann's record in the 1890 Special Census of Union Veterans and Widows was found for me by Wetzel County lookup volunteer Mariana Zuelsdorf.
7. Jonathan McFann's middle initial and his full date of birth are given in the transcription of the family Bible records that was found in Levi R. McFann's pension file.
8. The married name of his daughter (Mary) Bell is from Alma Leona McFann's obituary. The married name of his daughter Della is Maronia in her marriage record, but is Maroney in the census records and Maroney in Alma Leona McFann's obituary.
Revised: 4 July 2000