William Carroll Avant

William Carroll Avant

Male 1823 - 1904  (80 years)

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  • Name William Carroll Avant 
    Born 28 Oct 1823  DeKalb, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Jan 1904  TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3390  avefamily
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2008 

    Father Benjamin Avent,   b. 11 Jun 1800, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1876, Gonzales Co, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Margaret Fite,   b. 15 Jun 1805, DeKalb Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1891, Cheapside, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Notes 
    • Benjamin AVANT was born on 6 Oct 1800 in North Carolina. He died on 15 Jan 1875. He married Margaret "Peggy" FITE on 27 Jan 1823.

      Margaret "Peggy" FITE was born on 15 Jun 1805 in Alexandria, Dekalb Co., Tennessee. She died on 14 Aug 1891 in Cheapside, Texas. She was buried in Aug 1891 in Wrightsboro Cem., Wrightsboro, Gonzales Co., Texas. She married Benjamin AVANT on 27 Jan 1823.

      They had the following children:
      M i William Carroll AVANT
      F ii Elizabeth AVANT
      F iii Nancy AVANT
      F iv Polly Saline AVANT
      M v Abner AVANT
      F vi Martha Ann AVANT
      M vii Nathan AVANT
      M viii Pleasant AVANT
      M ix James Monroe AVANT
      F x Sarah Ann Malissa AVANT
    Family ID F895  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Avant, William Carroll (1823-1904) of TN
    Avant, William Carroll (1823-1904) of TN

  • Notes 
    • wife:
      Nancy Williams
      Parents: William Williams & Rachel Parker
      Birth: 27 Jun 1824
      Smith,TN
      Death: 11 Jan 1903

      Children
      Name Sex Birth
      *Martha Helen Avant,F,ABT 1845 in Smith,TN
      *Delia A. Avant,F,ABT 1847 in Smith,TN
      *(Casius) Caswell Avant,M,ABT 1848 in Smith,TN
      *Alvin Avant,M,9 Nov 1852 in DeKalb,TN
      *Lucian Blain Avant,M,24 Mar 1855 in Dowelltown,Dalton,TN
      *Paralee Josephine Avant,F,4 Aug 1857 in Smith,TN
      *Araminta Avant,F,11 Nov 1859 in Smith,TN
      *Matthew Avant,M,24 May 1862 in DeKalb, TN
      *William Jep Avant,M,2 Dec 1864 in Smith,TN
      *Charles Avant,M,1 Jan 1867 in DeKalb, TN