My mother's maiden name is DANN, and I am a descendant of GEORGE DANN of Rye, Sussex, b 1790, d 1860. Two of George's sons immigrated to NZ, another to USA, the rest...?
George Dann had the following children by Ann Crowhurst: ANN: b 1815 GEORGE: b 1818, m Elizabeth then Margaret, d 1895 St Louis, USA EDWARD: b 1921 JOSEPH: b 1823, d 1899, Christchurch, NZ (my great x 5 grandfather) REBECCA: b 1825
He had the following children by Diana/Dinah JEMIMA: b 1828 CHARLES George: b 1930, d 1919 Christchurch, NZ MARIA: b 1834 GEORGINA: b 1838 DANIEL/DAVID: b 1849
All children were born in Rye, Sussex and baptised in St Marys in Rye.