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1728 Letter from Col. Thomas Avent

Avent's Ferry, Chatham Co., NC

Possible Avent Coats of Arms

Henry Evans Avent of Chatham Co., NC (updated 12/15/2005)

Isaac Watts Avent, of Chatham Co., NC

An old Avent home site near Emporia, VA (updated 3/3/06)

1777 Land Advertisement in VA Gazette (Williamsburg, VA) from Peter Avent

Memphis Church, Lee Co., NC