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30. Aaron FLYNN was born in 1793 in Virginia. He died on 29 February 1868 at the age of 75 in Lawrence County, Indiana.

Aaron married Jane Williams. Maybe 24 Dec 1821, but doesn't show in the Indiana Marriage Database.

1850 Census, Lawrence Co, Flinn Twp, Hh 1449
Aaron Flinn, age 47, b. VA. Jane, 47, b. VA
Children born in IN: Nancy 17, Isaac 12, [Sarah] Jane 12, Elizabeth 8, Thomas 6
Isaac Williams, age 39, b. VA, lived with them. [ probably Jane's brother]

Aaron's widow is said to have applied for a pension on the service of her son, Isaac Flinn, in the Civil War. She stated she had eleven children, five dead. Those living were Moses, Rebecca, Nancy, Sarah Jane, Elizabeth, and Thomas.

Here are seven of the children; births as seen in databases online or from the censuses:
Moses b. 22 Feb 1826
Alexander b. ca 1828
Rebecca, b. 5 Sep 1831
Nancy, b. 1833
Isaac & Sarah Jane, b. 25 Oct 1838
Elizabeth b. ca 1842
Thomas, b. 16 May 1844

There was another Aaron Flinn in Lawrence Co. There is a marriage of Aaron Flinn to Jane Edwards, Jul 7, 1833 in Lawrence Co. Other databases place him as a son of Thomas Flinn and state he was born ca 1814 and married second to Agnes Speer in 1865. Agnes lived until 1902.
Aaron Flinn in Lawrence Co, Flinn Twp, Hh 1430. He is 36, b. IN
Wife is Jinsey, age 36, b. NC.
Elizabeth 16. Austin 11. William E., age 5.

Aaron FLYNN and Jane WILLIAMS were married on 24 December 1821 in Lawrence County, Indiana. Jane WILLIAMS, daughter of Isaac WILLIAMS and Sarah "Sally" GUTHRIE, was born on 8 September 1803 in Virginia.