Clyde Brown Avent

Clyde Brown Avent

Male 1910 - 1949  (39 years)

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  • Name Clyde Brown Avent 
    Born 10 Oct 1910  Chatham Co. N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Dec 1949  Nash Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Pine Hill Cem., Burlington, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0288  avefamily
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2006 

    Father Edward White Avent,   b. 3 Jul 1879, Buckhorn, Harnett Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1943, Morrisville, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Margaret Exum Hamlet,   b. 30 Apr 1885, Chatham County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1948, Burlington, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1903  Burlington, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • North Carolina Marriage Collection, 1741-2004

      Name: Ed W Avent
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: abt 1878
      Age: 25
      Race: White
      Spouse: Maggie Hamlet
      Spouse Gender: Female
      Spouse Age: 18
      Spouse Race: White
      Marriage Date: 28 Oct 1903
      Marriage Location: Baldwin
      Marriage County: Chatham
      Marriage State: North Carolina

      Source Vendor: North Carolina State Archives
    Photos
    Avent brothers: The seven Avent brothers, children of Edward W. Avent and Maggie Hamlet Avent, of Chatham Co., NC, taken in Burlington, NC, during WWII.
    Avent brothers: The seven Avent brothers, children of Edward W. Avent and Maggie Hamlet Avent, of Chatham Co., NC, taken in Burlington, NC, during WWII.
    L-R: Al, Howard, Doug, Bill, Clyde, Raymond, Edward. Howard, second from left, was the webmaster's father. Three of the brothers served in the military during WWII: Howard as a B-25 tail gunner in the 14th Air Force in China (this outfit was formerly known as the Flying Tigers), flying over 60 combat missions, Doug in the Navy in the South…
    Avent, Edward W. and Maggie Hamlet Avent and family, (of Chatham Co., NC) taken about 1927.
    Avent, Edward W. and Maggie Hamlet Avent and family, (of Chatham Co., NC) taken about 1927.
    (l-r) Howard, Doug, Bill, Margaret, Ed, Maggie, Al (held by Maggie), Clyde. Photo from "The Cleggs of Old Chatham" by Harold Broughton.
    Family ID F074  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Effie Mae Stanley 
    Children 
    +1. Don Brown Avent
    +2. Stanley Gray Avent,   b. 17 Apr 1945,   d. 25 Aug 2007, Gibsonville, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2007 
    Family ID F114  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Oct 1910 - Chatham Co. N.C. Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Avent, Clyde B. (1910-1949, Chatham Co., NC): Death Certificate
    Avent, Clyde B. (1910-1949, Chatham Co., NC): Death Certificate
    NC State Trooper - killed in the line of duty in 1949 in Nash Co., NC. The overpass of NC 64 over I95 in Nash Co. is named in his honor.
    Avent, Clyde (1910-1949)
    Avent, Clyde (1910-1949)
    NC State Trooper, killed in the line of duty in 1949.

  • Notes 
    • NC State Trooper. Died December 12, 1949 in Nash Co., NC, north of Rocky Mount, of injuries received when struck by a vehicle while conducting a light checking station. The overpass of NC 64 over interstate 95 is named the "Trooper Clyde B. Avent Memorial Bridge" in his memory.

      North Carolina Marriage Collection, 1741-2000 Name: Effie Mae Stanley
      Gender: Female
      Estimated Birth Year: 1916
      Age: 21
      Race: White
      Spouse: C B Avent
      Spouse Gender: Male
      Spouse Estimated Birth Year : 1910
      Spouse Age: 27
      Spouse Race: White
      Marriage Date: 25 Dec 1937
      Marriage Location: Matthews
      Marriage County: Chatham
      Marriage State: North Carolina
      Source Vendor: North Carolina State Archives