Isaac Zane, Sr. (1753 - 1816)

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Birthplace: Moorefield, Virginia, USA
Death: Died in Zanesville, Logan, Ohio, USA
Managed by: Maria Edmonds-Zediker, Volunteer Curator
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About Isaac Zane, Sr.

Around 1757-58, (brothers) Jonathan and Isaac (Zane) were kidnapped by Indians and lived with them for several years. Following a successful escape, Isaac returned and married Myeerah, the daughter of a Wyandot chief. ~'Zane Grey' By THOMAS H. PAULY Published: January 1, 2006

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15. ISAAC6 ZANE (WILLIAM ANDREW5, NATHANIEL4, ROBERT3, ROBERT SR.2, SIMON1) was born 26 November 1753 in Moorefield, Virginia, and died 1816 in Zanesfield, Logan Co. Ohio. He married PRINCESS MYEERAH 1770 in Wheeling, VA, daughter of CHIEF TARHE and MISS DURANTE.

Notes for ISAAC ZANE:

Isaac was kidnaped by Wyandot Indians about 1762 from their home near Moorefield, Virginia, and adopted into the tribe. Marries Princess Myeerah, daughter of the Chief.

Notes for PRINCESS MYEERAH:

Princess Myeerah's mother was a French Canadian who married Chief Tarhe. The Princess was said to have been quite beautiful.

Children of ISAAC ZANE and PRINCESS MYEERAH are:

i. EBENEZER7 ZANE, b. 1771; d. 1836; m. HANNAH UNKNOWN.

ii. SAMUEL ZANE, b. 1773.

iii. WILLIAM ZANE, b. 1775; d. 1837; m. REBECCA.

23. iv. ISAAC JR ZANE, b. 1777; d. 12 May 1850.

24. v. NANCY ZANE, b. 1778; d. 1848.

vi. ELIZABETH ZANE, b. 1780; d. 10 September 1823; m. (1) ROBERT ROBITAILLE; m. (2) JAMES MANNING REED.

vii. SARAH ZANE, b. 1783; d. 22 February 1843.

viii. CATHERINE ZANE, b. 1793; d. 1851; m. ALEXANDER LONG. -------------------- Served in the Revolutionary War.

Was called "The Great White Eagle"

He is buried in an unmarked grave in Zanesfield, OH

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Isaac Zane, Sr.'s Timeline

1753
November 26, 1753
Moorefield, Virginia, USA
1770
1770
Age 16
Wheeling, WV, USA
1771
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1773
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1775
1775
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1777
1777
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1778
1778
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1780
1780
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1783
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1793
1793
Age 39