was born in Summit Co.
Ohio, September 4, 1821; his parents, William and Lucinda Brannon,
came to this township in 1843, Amos coming with them, and here he
married, September 18, 1845, Miss Sally Taylor, who was born in Erie
Co. Penn., April 6, 1827.The spring following his marriage, he
settled on a farm in Section 3, this township, but remained thereon
only one year; he then moved to Section 6, and the year following he
purchased and moved to the farm he now occupies, and which consists
of 270 acres. His children, ten in number, were born and named as
follows: Mary A., William (deceased), Charles A. (deceased), Calvin
(deceased), James M. (deceased) and Almeda, Ida, Mimo, James W. and
Lucinda A. Mr. and Mrs. Brannon are members of the Presbyterian
Church, and stand very high in the estimation of the community in
which they live.
Source: "Counties of Porter and Lake",
1882Sumbitted by: Kathy Huish -