William Roan

b. circa 1815
  • William Roan was born circa 1815 in Georgia.
  • William Roan and Martha Cage appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1850 in Grimes County, Texas, living with Harvey Brigance and his wife Mary Jane Roan. William's surname is spelled "Rone," and Martha Roan appears as head of the household, probably an enumerator error.
  • He was a grocery keeper, according to the 1850 census.
  • He married Francis Edna Rogers, daughter of Lewin Rogers and Catherine (?), on 30 December 1852 in Grimes County, Texas.
  • William Roan was a Grimes County constable in 1856.
  • Last Edited: 9 May 2013

Family: Francis Edna Rogers b. circa 1831, d. between 1862 and 1870