James Knox Avent

James Knox Avent

Male 1846 - 1914  (67 years)

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  • Name James Knox Avent 
    Born 25 Aug 1846  Lafayette Co., MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1914  Runnels Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1686  avefamily
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2007 

    Father Benjamin Edward Avent,   b. 5 Apr 1799, Halifax Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1878, Lafayette Co., MS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Olive Crain Patton,   b. 27 Mar 1807, Oglethorpe Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1863, Lafayette Co., MS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1823  Oglethorpe Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F468  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Francis Singletary 
    Married 6 Dec 1866  Lafayette Co., MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Fannie Ollie Avent,   b. 1869,   d. 1962  (Age 93 years)
    +2. Thomas Benjamin Avent,   b. 22 Aug 1870, Jackson, MS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1936, Fannin Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. Zula Jane Avent,   b. 1872,   d. 1872  (Age 0 years)
     4. Mattie Avent,   b. 1878
     5. James Alford Avent,   b. 1881,   d. 1946  (Age 65 years)
     6. Kate Avent,   b. 1882,   d. 1945  (Age 63 years)
     7. Grover Cleveland Avent,   b. 1885,   d. 1953  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 23 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F518  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Aug 1846 - Lafayette Co., MS Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Dec 1866 - Lafayette Co., MS Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1870 Lafayette Co., MS census:

      Avent, Jas., 23, b. MS
      (wife) M. F., 25 (likely 'Mary Francis')
      Fannie, 2
      Avent, Young, 13, black
      Caroline, 12, black
      Parks, 10, black
      Temp, 7, black
      Keys, A. G., 6, black
      Keys, Scott, 4, black
      Louisa, 2, black