Lorena, William Gann (br 12- 03- 1829 in Jefferson Tennessee) was the 2nd son of Henry and Amy Adams Gann. He married Mary (Polly) Ann Leanard on October 11, 1850 they had the following children;1)Joseph Hillard Gann br.9-10-1851 2)Mary Texas Gann br.10-10-1853 3)Margret A. Gann br.6-6-1855 4)Amadna E. Gann br.1-31-1856 5)Thomas William (Lon) Gann br.3-14-1861 6)David Henderson Gann br.6-30-1864 *7)James Elsberry Gan(n)br.6-11-1868 8)Henry Stuart Gann br. 1-28-1870 9)Robert Aaron Gann br.2-16. I don't know if all the children changed their last name's spelling but James Elsberry Gan(n) did at some point. Two different stories are that the father changed the spelling and some say the the brothers got in a fight and changed it then. at any rate James Elsberry Gan(n) is where we come in. James married Arrena Lousia Crossland br. May 26, 1871 ,maybe born in Missouri She was the daughter of Samuel Turner Crossland and Lucinda M. Anderson. Don't have a marriage date. They were the parents of the following children; 1)Nora Bell Gan br.8-23-1893 2)Lucinda Miller Gan br.3-6-1896 3)Polly Ann Gan br.6-10-1898 *4) Cora Elizabeth Gan br.5-25-1901 5)Edna May Gan br. 2-12-1904 6)James Edmond Gan br.2-18-1908 7)Effie May Gan br. 5-25-1910 8) Margret Melzona Gan br.3-8-1913. Cora Elizabeth Gan married James Sterling Williams he was br. June 19, 1898 the son of Issac Burrel Williams and Edna Elizabeth Thornhill. They were married on May 2, 1920 and had the following children;1) Dorcas Aslie br.7-19-1921 *2)Edna Arrena br 3-12-1924 3)Kellis Lloyd br.3-22-1929 4)Ella Lucinda br.5-7-1933 5)Donna Lee Lorene br.8-16-1937 6) James Floyd br.5-14-1939. Edna Arrena Williams married Lloyd Leland Graves br. 1-1-1925 the son of Joseph Lilburn Graves and Maggie Elizzabeth Crossland on 12-9-1909, she was br.8-24-1894 the daughter of William Russel Crossland and Sara Jane Wood. Their children are;1)James Larry Sisk (former marriage of Arrena's) 2)*Lloyd Daniel br. 10-6-1950 married Katherine R.A. Zollman br 5-31-1952 daughter of Chester Zollman and Donna Ann Plummer 3)Linda Arrena br 6-29-1952 4)Lindall Liburn br. 6-29-1952 5)Thomas Allen br12-30-1954 6)Roger Dale br.1-12-1957 they then adopted their daughter Linda's son David Edward Mawery br.1-10-1973. Lloyd Daniel and I were married June 17, 1970 and have 4 children and 5 living grandchildren with one due 9-11-2006, We had 2 granddaughter's br and died 9-1-1993.