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Samuel Avera
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1788
Johnston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 22, 1867
Black Hawk
Carroll County
Mississippi, USA

Son of Daniel Avera &
Patience [Smith] Avera

Married Lucinda Lane
March 19, 1814
Wake Co., North Carolina

OBITUARY:
The Christian Advocate
New Orleans, Louisiana
June 25, 1868
Samuel Avera was born in
Johnson Co., North Carolina,
November 4, 1788. In the
above county and State he
grew up to manhood, and
married Miss Lucinda Lane,
who is ...age still survives
him.
In 1820 he removed to the
city of Raleigh, where in
1821 he professes religion
and joined the Methodist
Episcopal Church. In 1830
he removed to the State of
Alabama, and from thence,
in 1844, to the State of
Mississippi, where he resided
until God called him hence.
He died November 24, 1867
in the eightieth year of his
age. From his first connection
with the church he lived a ...
and Godly life. Forty-six
years he toiled on his earthly
pilgrimage, and was...knows,
by those who knew him longest
to falter in his course.
He was always..., and under
trial was governed by the
spirit of the gospel. Though
a man of spirit, he was never
known to give way to violent
temper. For years before his
death he was too much...by
old age to go is sad...before
his people, as at other times.
He knew that he was not long
for this world and spoke of
death as so...of his comfortable
assurance of...beyond the grave.
With the gray hairs of age
giving place to a second b...,
without any visible distress
the ...of life ...to play their
part. Father Avera has passed
away from ..., leaving a memory
to be...among us.
Joseph Newson
 
 
Burial:
Black Hawk Cemetery
Carroll County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: LoRetta Hughes
Record added: Feb 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33942180
Samuel Avera
Added by: Sally Bennett
 
 
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 Added: Mar. 28, 2009
 
 
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