|Birth: ||1700, France|
South Carolina, USA
Joshua Avant Sr. 1721-1765
Johnathan Avant 1743-1804
Mary Lewis 1710-1755
Caleb Avant was a French Huguenot that came to America in the early 1700's. He is listed at the "Stumphole Martin's of the Little Pee Dee" website as being born in France. He was a refugee that fled to escape religious persecution. He was already in America, married & with a child in 1721. Caleb was listed as living in Williamsburg County, South Carolina. He may be buried somewhere in Williamsburg County in an unmarked grave. Burial unknown as many were buried in the woods or at the edge of a field on their own land. some of this info came from Ancestry.com & other individuals.
Bio by Keith Edwards (descendant)
Mary Lewis-Avant Lewis (1705 - 1755)*
Joshua Avant (1721 - 1765)*
No marker has ever been found.
Note: Probably buried somewhere in Williamsburg County, SC.
Created by: Keith Edwards
Record added: Dec 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81740112
RIP 6th Great-Grandfather. Thinking of you lovingly.|
Added: Sep. 5, 2014
My 7th G-grandfather via his son, Joshua Avant (Sr.).|
Added: Feb. 1, 2014