1st MARRIAGE - Catherine, abt 1858
1860 MN CENSUS - Daniel Brannan, age 21, occupation farmer, b. Ohio, is enumerated with wife Catherine, age 18, b. Indiana, along with John, age 9 months, b. Minnesota.
1880 MN CENSUS - D. K. Brannon, age 41, occupation farmer, b. Ohio, is enumerated with wife Martha J., age 25, b. Indiana, along with John W., age 20, b. Minnesota, Anna, age 19, b. Minnesota, Ella, age 15, b. Minnesota, Minnie, age 11, b. Minnesota, Cora, age 9, b. Minnesota, Delbert, age 4, b. Minnesota, and Alice, age 2, b. Minnesota.
2nd MARRIAGE - Martha J. Walters, abt 1874
1900 MN CENSUS - Daniel Brannon, age 61, occupation farmer, b. Apr 1839 in Ohio, is enumerated with his wife of 25 years, Martha J., age 44, mother of 6 children 5 of whom are living at the time of the census, b. Aug 1855 in Ohio, along with Grace L., age 17, b. Mar 1883 in Minnesota, Pearl J., age 14, b. Dec 1885 in Minnesota, Lester S., age 10, b. Dec 1889 in Minnesota, and unnamed son, age 2 mos, b. Minnesota. 3rd MARRIAGE - Mary
1920 CENSUS of West Salem, Polk Co., Oregon lists: Daniel K. Brannan age 81 and Mary S. age 64, both b. in Ohio, along with Neva Bales age 25, a daughter and her children; Wallace W. age 6, Elsie G. age 4 plus and Thelma age 1 plus.
DISCREPANCY - Age of birth given as 1839 in DC and 1900 census record, but as 1840 on marker. DISCREPANCY - spelling variation Brannon/Brannan