Mary Ann Mathias

24 November 1841–28 May 1900 (Age 58)
of Chattanooga, Harrison, Tenn.

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Mathias was born on 24 November 1841, her father, John F Mathis, was 30 and her mother, Jane Rogers, was 32. She married Jesse Greenberg Vann in Cobb, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 28 May 1900, at the age of 58, and was buried in Bradley, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Greenberg Vann
1852–1907
Mary Ann Mathias
1841–1900
Marriage:
James Daniel Vann
1870–1955
Mary E. Naoma Vann
1872–1933
Jesse Thomas Vann
1874–1913
Cora Bessie Vann
1878–1957
Alonazo Pliny Vann
1880–1950
William Newton Vann
1881–1897

Spouse and Children

    Jesse Greenberg Vann

    Male1852–1907Male

    Female1841–1900Female

MARRIAGE
Cobb, Georgia, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    John F Mathis

    Male1811–Male

    Jane Rogers

    Female1809–1880Female

siblings

(9)

    James Anderson Monroe Mathis Sr

    Male1839–1910Male

    John F. Mathis Jr.

    Male1840–Male

    William Mathis

    Male1840–Male

    Female1841–1900Female

    Margaret Mathis

    Female1844–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 5

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 21

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

1 French, Dutch: from the personal name Mathias ( see Matthew ).2 Spanish and Portuguese: variant spelling of Matias .3 Welsh: a late surname formation from the Biblical personal name Mathias ( see Matthew ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Mathews in household of John F Mathews, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Mathis in entry for James D. Vann, "Tennessee Death Records, 1914-1963"
  • J. G. Vann in entry for Mary Naomi Howard, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

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