Frederick Henry Avent, Sr.

Frederick Henry Avent, Sr.

Male 1857 - 1940  (82 years)

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  • Name Frederick Henry Avent 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 16 Sep 1857  Wake Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Jan 1940  Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 31 Jan 1940  Maplewood Cemetery, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0169  avefamily
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2009 

    Father Benjamin Rush Avent,   b. 3 Apr 1829, Chatham Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1862  (Age 33 years) 
    Mother Frances Louisa Cross,   b. 22 Sep 1840, Chatham Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1915, Chatham Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 18 Sep 1856  Chatham Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F092  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ida Victoria Jones,   b. 12 Jul 1859, Wake Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1943, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1879  Wake Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Daisy Lenora Avent,   b. 12 Dec 1879, Wake Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1967, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +2. Esther Luna Avent,   b. 17 Aug 1881, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1915, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     3. Clyde Benjamin Avent,   b. 18 Jun 1883, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1911, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
    +4. Cora Francis Avent,   b. 17 Dec 1886, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1966, Smithfield, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +5. Emma M. Avent,   b. 29 May 1889, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1983, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     6. Mamie Rush Avent,   b. 12 Nov 1891, Wake Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1893, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    +7. Grace Frederick. Avent,   b. 23 Aug 1894, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. James Joseph Avent,   b. 21 Dec 1896, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1910, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 13 years)
    +9. Braxton Cravin Avent, Sr.,   b. 14 Mar 1899, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1964, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +10. Frederick Henry Avent, Jr.,   b. 21 Mar 1902, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1974, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1048  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Sep 1857 - Wake Co., NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jan 1879 - Wake Co., NC Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Avent, Fred (1857-1940)
    Avent, Fred (1857-1940)
    Obituary.

  • Notes 
    • 12/9/2009: most info on Frederick Avent and his descendants is based on info contributed by Esther Luna Avent's grandson Jerry Goodwin.
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      1900 United States Federal Census
      Name: Fred Avent
      Home in 1900: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
      Age: 42
      Birth Date: Sep 1857
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Race: White
      Ethnicity: American
      Gender: Male
      Relationship to head-of-house: Head
      Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
      Spouse's Name: Ida V
      Marriage Year: 1879
      Marital Status: Married
      Years Married: 21
      Residence : Durham Township, Durham, North Carolina
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Fred Avent 42
      Ida V Avent 40 Jul 1859
      Daisy L Avent 20 Dec 1879
      Esther L Avent 18 Aug 1881
      Clyde B Avent 16 Jun 1883
      Cora F Avent 3 Dec 1886
      Emma M Avent 1 May 1889
      Frederick G Avent 5 Aug 1894
      James J Avent 3 Dec 1896
      Braxton C Avent 1 Mar 1899
      C B Holland 21 boarder
      Nevada Jones 22 boarder