Henry Evans Avent

Henry Evans Avent

Male 1829 - 1901  (72 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Henry Evans AventHenry Evans Avent was born 27 Feb 1829, Chatham Co., NC (son of William Avent and Esther Watts Clegg); died 18 Jul 1901, Chatham Co., NC; was buried , Buchanan Family Cemetery, Chatham Co., NC, USA.

    Henry married Mary Ann Elizabeth Buchanan 11 Nov 1853, Unknown. Mary (daughter of Alfred Buchanan and Mary Smith) was born 27 Feb 1832, Chatham County, NC; died 30 Jul 1909, Harnett County, NC; was buried , Cokesbury Meth. Church, Harnett Co.North Carolina. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. William Alfred Avent was born 30 Aug 1854, Chatham Co., NC; died 16 Sep 1945, Durham, NC; was buried , Buckhorn UMC, Chatham Co., NC.
    2. James Wesley Avent was born 22 Apr 1856; died 12 Dec 1935.
    3. Leonidas Hillary Avent was born 28 Jul 1857, Harnett Co., NC; died 10 Jan 1939, Harnett Co., NC; was buried , Cokesbury UMC, Harnett Co., NC.
    4. Nathaniel Gaston Avent was born 16 Jan 1866, Chatham Co. N.C.; died 3 Oct 1930, Sanford, NC; was buried , Buckhorn Meth. Ch., Chatham Co., NC.
    5. Sarah Adelaide Avent was born 22 Feb 1868, Chatham Co., NC; died 14 Mar 1950; was buried , Meronies Church Cemetery, Chatham Co., NC.
    6. Annie Cora Avent was born 7 Nov 1869, Chatham Co., NC; died 7 Jul 1939.
    7. Susan Ella Avent was born 12 Oct 1871, Avent's Ferry, NC; died 1957.
    8. Mary Luola Avent was born 21 May 1873; died 1944.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  William AventWilliam Avent was born 8 Aug 1775, Chatham Co., NC (son of John Avent and Mary Unknown); died 15 Dec 1841, Chatham Co., NC.

    William married Esther Watts Clegg 22 Jan 1812, Chatham Co., NC. Esther (daughter of Thomas A. Clegg and Bridget Eliza Polk) was born 23 Feb 1791, Chatham Co., NC; died 2 Jan 1858, Chatham Co., NC; was buried , John Avent Cemetery, Avent Ferry, Chatham Co., NC. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Esther Watts Clegg was born 23 Feb 1791, Chatham Co., NC (daughter of Thomas A. Clegg and Bridget Eliza Polk); died 2 Jan 1858, Chatham Co., NC; was buried , John Avent Cemetery, Avent Ferry, Chatham Co., NC.
    Children:
    1. Martha Avent was born 27 Nov 1812, Chatham CO., N.C.; died BET. 1851 - 1907.
    2. John F. Avent was born 22 Mar 1814, Chatham Co., NC; died 1893, Wake Co., NC.
    3. Mary Glover Avent was born 2 Sep 1815, Chatham Co., NC; died 2 Sep 1893, Chatham Co., NC.
    4. William Avent was born 28 Nov 1817, Chatham Co. N.C.; died AFT. 1880, Ashley Co., Arkansas.
    5. Louiza Jane Avent was born 25 Sep 1819, Chatham Co., NC; died 2 May 1901, Chatham Co., NC.
    6. Harriet Primrose Avent was born 5 Dec 1821, Chatham Co., NC; died 18 Aug 1888, Waverly, MO.
    7. Isaac Watts Avent was born 8 Sep 1823, Chatham Co., NC; died 18 Jan 1900; was buried , Cokesbury Meth. Church, Harnett Co., NC.
    8. Parmelia Avent was born 25 Mar 1825; died 26 Nov 1826.
    9. Bridget Ann Avent was born 20 Feb 1827; died 31 Dec 1827.
    10. 1. Henry Evans Avent was born 27 Feb 1829, Chatham Co., NC; died 18 Jul 1901, Chatham Co., NC; was buried , Buchanan Family Cemetery, Chatham Co., NC, USA.
    11. Joseph Carson Avent was born 22 Nov 1829, Chatham Co., NC; died 4 Apr 1904, Escambia Co., Ala; was buried , Pollard Cemetery, Ala..
    12. Ann Elizabeth Avent was born 4 Apr 1832, Chatham Co., NC; died 1855, Chatham Co., NC.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John Avent was born 12 Jan 1733, Northampton Co., NC (son of William Avent and Sarah Massey); died 10 Dec 1821, Chatham Co., NC.

    John married Mary Unknown by 1765, Unknown. Mary was born 1740, Northampton Co., NC; died 4 Mar 1801, Chatham Co., NC. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Mary Unknown was born 1740, Northampton Co., NC; died 4 Mar 1801, Chatham Co., NC.
    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Avent was born ABT. 1760; died After 1821.
    2. Martha Avent was born 24 Aug 1768, Chatham Co., NC; died 2 Mar 1851, Washington Co., GA; was buried , Avent-Cox-Pierce Cemetery, Sanderson, GA.
    3. 2. William Avent was born 8 Aug 1775, Chatham Co., NC; died 15 Dec 1841, Chatham Co., NC.
    4. Mary Avent was born BET. 1757 - 1786; died ABT. 1761.
    5. Sally Avent was born BET. 1757 - 1786; died ABT. 1763.
    6. Rebekah Avent was born BET. 1757 - 1786; died ABT. 1765.

  3. 6.  Thomas A. Clegg was born 6 Mar 1767, NORTHAMPTON, VIRGINIA (son of Isaac Clegg and Esther Watts); died 23 Oct 1827, CHATHAM COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA.

    Thomas married Bridget Eliza Polk 1 May 1788, Accomac Co., VA. Bridget (daughter of William Polk and Sabra Bradford) was born 3 Jun 1772, Accomac, VA; died 18 Feb 1859, Chatham Co., NC; was buried , Clegg Family Cemetery, Chatham Co., NC. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Bridget Eliza Polk was born 3 Jun 1772, Accomac, VA (daughter of William Polk and Sabra Bradford); died 18 Feb 1859, Chatham Co., NC; was buried , Clegg Family Cemetery, Chatham Co., NC.
    Children:
    1. George William Clegg was born 15 Apr 1789; died 26 Aug 1811, Chatham Co. N.C..
    2. 3. Esther Watts Clegg was born 23 Feb 1791, Chatham Co., NC; died 2 Jan 1858, Chatham Co., NC; was buried , John Avent Cemetery, Avent Ferry, Chatham Co., NC.
    3. John Polk Clegg was born 14 Oct 1792; died 29 Aug 1854, Arkansas.
    4. Isaac Clegg was born 9 Nov 1794; died 5 Dec 1863, Chatham Co. N.C..
    5. David Clegg was born 26 Sep 1796; died Apr 1856.
    6. Elizabeth "Betsy" Clegg was born 19 Oct 1798; died BET. 1799 - 1892.
    7. Nathaniel Clegg was born 5 Apr 1801; died 9 Jan 1872.
    8. Thomas Watts Clegg was born 19 May 1803; died 21 Apr 1877.
    9. Margaret "Peggy" Clegg was born 2 May 1805; died BET. 1806 - 1899.
    10. Nancy Clegg was born 22 Sep 1807; died BET. 1808 - 1901.
    11. Luther Clegg was born 15 Nov 1809; died 27 Jan 1894.
    12. Baxter Clegg was born 11 Nov 1811; died BET. 1812 - 1901.
    13. Mary Clegg was born 8 Oct 1814; died BET. 1794 - 1898.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  William Avent was born ABT. 1706, Sussex Co., VA (son of Thomas Avent and Elizabeth Unknown); died 1760-1761, Northampton Co., NC.

    William married Sarah Massey 1735, Unknown. Sarah (daughter of Joseph Massey and Unknown Unknown) was born Bef 1730, Sussex Co., VA; died Aft 1760. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Sarah Massey was born Bef 1730, Sussex Co., VA (daughter of Joseph Massey and Unknown Unknown); died Aft 1760.
    Children:
    1. Ogilvie Avent was born 1727, Northampton Co., NC; died 1816, SC; was buried , Beaverdam Baptist Church Cemetery, Mountville, SC.
    2. 4. John Avent was born 12 Jan 1733, Northampton Co., NC; died 10 Dec 1821, Chatham Co., NC.
    3. Thomas Avent was born 1736, Northampton Co., NC; died ABT. 1781, Nash Co., NC.
    4. Joseph Avent was born abt. 1740, Northampton Co., NC; died ABT. 1781, Chatham Co. N.C..
    5. William Avent was born Abt 1745, Northampton CO., NC; died Abt 11 Nov 1811, Nash Co., NC.
    6. Mildred Avent was born ABT. 1746, Northampton Co., NC; died 1795, Halifax Co., NC.
    7. Rebekah Avent was born ABT. 1753, Northampton Co., NC; died 1814, Chatham Co. N.C..
    8. Sarah Avent was born 1744, Sussex Co., VA; died 1793, Chatham Co., NC.

  3. 12.  Isaac Clegg was born 12 Dec 1713, Cardiff, Wales, UK (son of Peter Clegg and Ann Unknown); died 23 May 1784, Northampton Co., VA.

    Isaac married Esther Watts 19 Jun 1763, Unknown. Esther (daughter of Thomas Watts and Esther Wilkins) was born 22 Feb 1722/23, Accomac Co., V A; died 16 Apr 1787, Accomac Co., V A. [Group Sheet]


  4. 13.  Esther Watts was born 22 Feb 1722/23, Accomac Co., V A (daughter of Thomas Watts and Esther Wilkins); died 16 Apr 1787, Accomac Co., V A.
    Children:
    1. 6. Thomas A. Clegg was born 6 Mar 1767, NORTHAMPTON, VIRGINIA; died 23 Oct 1827, CHATHAM COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA.

  5. 14.  William Polk was born 1746, Hopewell Twp., Cumberland Co., PA (son of James Pollock and Margaret Lawry); died Aft 1811, likely Guilford Co., NC.

    William married Sabra Bradford Bef 18 Jun 1768, Accomac Co., VA. Sabra (daughter of William Bradford and Sarah Addison (?)) was born 11 Jan 1747/48, ACCOMAC, VIRGINIA; died Bef 1790, ACCOMAC, VIRGINIA. [Group Sheet]


  6. 15.  Sabra Bradford was born 11 Jan 1747/48, ACCOMAC, VIRGINIA (daughter of William Bradford and Sarah Addison (?)); died Bef 1790, ACCOMAC, VIRGINIA.
    Children:
    1. Amelia Polk
    2. Sarah "Sally" Polk was born 13 Mar 1766; died BET. 1784 - 1860.
    3. Margaret Polk was born 24 Jan 1768; died 26 Nov 1837, HENRY, INDIANA.
    4. Nathaniel Polk was born 15 May 1770; died BET. 1771 - 1860.
    5. 7. Bridget Eliza Polk was born 3 Jun 1772, Accomac, VA; died 18 Feb 1859, Chatham Co., NC; was buried , Clegg Family Cemetery, Chatham Co., NC.
    6. James Polk was born 4 Apr 1774, ACCOMAC, VIRGINIA; died 11 Feb 1857, ASHEBORO, NORTH CAROLINA.
    7. Jane Polk was born 5 Apr 1776; died BET. 1777 - 1870.
    8. Robert Polk was born 2 Jun 1778; died BET. 1779 - 1868.
    9. Martha "Patsy" Polk was born 27 Sep 1780; died BET. 1799 - 1874.
    10. William Polk was born 5 Jul 1784; died BET. 1815 - 1875, CLINTON, OHIO.
    11. John Polk was born 10 Mar 1786; died BET. 1787 - 1876.