Joseph Emory Avent1878 - 1958 (79 years)
Name Joseph Emory Avent Born 3 Apr 1878 Wake Co., NC Gender Male Died 11 Feb 1958 Knoxville, TN Buried 13 Feb 1958 Greenwood Cemetery, Knoxville, TN Person ID I0239 avefamily Last Modified 22 Jan 2006
Father James Wesley Avent, b. 22 Apr 1856, d. 12 Dec 1935 (Age 79 years) Mother Martha Cornelia Womble, b. 3 Oct 1850, d. 6 Apr 1918 (Age 67 years) Married UNKNOWN Unknown Family ID F082 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Rosa Spencer Utley, b. 8 Jul 1866, Chapel Hill, NC Married 1 Aug 1901 Chapel Hill, NC Family ID F392 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Photos Avent, Dr. (and Prof.) Joseph Emory as a young man. Avent, Dr. Joseph Emory (1878-1958): biography
from: Prominent Tennesseans, 1796-1938
Author: Gillum, James L. Date of Publication: c1940
Dr. Avent was born in NC and became a well-known professor of Education at the University of TN. Early Avent genealogist.