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I am a decendant of Ann Catherine Nauman and would like to hear from anyone searching this Nauman (Dutch?) family? Ann was born November 19, 1786. Parents were Margaret and John Nauman born in Holland. According to the South Carolina Hist. Magazine Vol 75-1974 and the History & Records of the Charleston Orphan House 1790-1860, "Catherine Nauman was admitted January 22 1795. Indentured to Margaret H---beck as a domestic May 29 1798. Indentures expired November 17, 180?. She was brought to the Orphan House by Capt. Strobel, January 8 1795. (Minutes, January 8 1795) Ann married John Christian Martin (II) Feb. 24, 1808 in Charleston, S. Carolina. 1840 Census of Coweta Co., Ga. lists Ann C. Martin as head of household (husband John C. Martin deceased 1835). Ann was the mother of 12 children. 1860 Census of Coweta Co., Ga. at age 74 and living in her home was her son Nicholas Martin and his wife Elizabeth and child, and also Ann C.'s son Francis M. Martin who was single still at age 31. According to her grandson, Ann "was a great lover of books".