Elizabeth Avent

Elizabeth Avent

Female 1790 - 1859  (68 years)

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  • Name Elizabeth Avent 
    Born 3 Mar 1790  Greensville Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 Jan 1859  Limestone Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1626  avefamily
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2006 

    Father John Avent,   b. 16 Mar 1744/45,   d. 1821 
    Mother Elizabeth Grizzard 
    Family ID F476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Woodruff,   b. 20 Aug 1784,   d. 1814  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 8 Sep 1810  Greensville Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James William Woodruff,   b. 28 Nov 1813, Greensville Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1897  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2006 
    Family ID F511  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elizabeth Avent marr. to Wm Woodroof: marr cert Book 1, p. 13, Greensville Co., VA.

      Wills Vol 3 Page 191
      Will of John Avent
      Daughter Polly Drewry- i slave and half interest in machine on James drewer's pond, etc
      Son Henry Avent- 1 negro girl Clary
      Son Thomas Avent-1 negro Ephriam
      Son Peter Avent-1 negro Mingo
      James Avent-1 negro boy slave named George which he carried with him to the state of Tennessee in March 1820
      To the orphaned children-James Edwin Avent, Nancy Elizabeth Avent, Robert Henry Avent children of John Avent{deceased] $450.00 etc.
      To my daughter Elizabeth Woodruff-1 negro boy slave named Nat and part of the land whereon I now live adjoining Martin Pucket, also 1 negro girl slave "Vilet"
      to James Woodruff son of William and Elizabeth Woodruff 1 negro boy Hall.
      Henry Avent, Thomas Avent and James Drewry named as executers. November 22, 120
      Witnesses- Thomas Johnson, Jones Sturdevant, Samuel Avent, Thomas Avent
      Proven at court of Greensville County, held 14 Febuary 1821 on the oaths of Jones Sturdevant and Samuel Avent.
      E Mason C.G.C.