Researching Hartwell "Jack" SPANN, born about 1801 in Halifax Co., North Carolina.He married Mary BONDS, about 1820 in Williamson Co., Tennessee.Mary born in Tennessee.
Children of Hartwell & Mary SPANN were Martha, Andrew J, Benjamin Franklin, Susan, Sarah and Mary.
Benjamin Franklin was born OCT 18, 1827 in Williamson Co., TN.He married Mary "Hiley" Ann DECKER MAY 5, 1852 in Wayne Co., Kentucky.
Their children: Abner Hartwell (1854-1932) married Abigail May HUGHES
Amanda Susan (1855-1942) married Ephraim Noah HICKS
Telitha Ann (1858-?) married Jim STINSON
Juda Angeline (1860-1949) married James Simpson BRAMMER
Polly Ann (1863-1885) buried in SPANN Cemetery near her parents
Margarett Jane (1866-1928) married Henry Granville, BRYANT
Tranquilla J "Trannie" (1870-1892) married Joseph Lewis BECK
Allie Lucinda (1871-1959) married Cicero C BELL, buried in Giltner, Cemetery, Giltner, Nebraska
Hilda Etta (1877-1958) married Shelby BRYANT
Marrion Washington (1882-1959) married Cora WITHER
Hiley Ann SPANN died JUL 1, 1884 and is buried in SPANN Cemetery, Wayne Co., KY.Benjamin remarried to Mattie CONLEY.Their children were: Lewis, William Henry, Stacey, Bertha Mae, Frank and Jesse (twins).Benjamin died DEC 15, 1901 and is buried beside Hiley Ann.