Ira Marshall Avant1867 - 1939 (72 years)
Name Ira Marshall Avant Born 1867 Bexar County, Texas Gender Male Died 1939 Urco, Peru Person ID I2001 avefamily Last Modified 6 Jun 2007
Father Francis Marion Avent, b. 3 Jul 1823, Oglethorpe Co, GA , d. 11 Feb 1902, San Antonio, Bexar, TX (Age 78 years) Mother Harriet Humphries, b. 23 Jan 1828, Montgomery, Montgomery Co, AL , d. 2 Jan 1897, Old Somerset, Atascosa, TX (Age 68 years) Married 1845 Lafayette, MS Family ID F596 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family 1 Ida May Unknown Last Modified 5 Jun 2007 Family ID F812 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family 2 Esther Recharte Mazit Rozas, b. 28 Nov 1890, Cuzco, Peru, South America , d. 1945 (Age 54 years) Children + 1. Wendell Marshall Avant, b. 1917, Cuzco, Peru , d. 2003, Ringgold, GA (Age 86 years) 2. Teddy Humphrey Avant, b. 1920, La Paz, Bolivia, , d. 1980, Georgetown, MD (Age 60 years) 3. Benjamin Franklin Avant, b. 21 Jan 1923, Cuzco, Peru , d. 20 Dec 2005, Seattle, Washington (Age 82 years) 4. William David Avant, b. 1928, Cuzco, Peru Last Modified 5 Jun 2007 Family ID F813 Group Sheet | Family Chart
- Information courtesy of Rue Avant, 6/5/07. Ira and his brothers were gold miners who went first to Alaska during the gold rush, and then to Peru looking for gold.