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Joshua Avant, Jr
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Birth: 1755
Marion County
South Carolina, USA
Death: 1827
Marion County
South Carolina, USA

He is listed as being born in Georgetown Co., but Marion Co. use to be part of Georgetown Co. in his day. It is uncertain exactly where he was born.

A Revolutionary War Veteran that served in the SC Militia from 1779-1782. He was the son of Joshua Avant, Sr. & Ann Avant. It's unknown if either Joshua Avant's used the Jr. or Sr., but I chose to use it to distinguish them apart.

1. Unknown
2. Unknown
3. Unknown
4. Catherine Baker 1780-unknown DOD

2. Francis Avant 1773-unknown DOD

4. Elizabeth Ann Avant Hyman 1800-unknown DOD
4. Julia Franklin Avant Davis 1803-1878
4. Nancy Jane Avant 1807-unknown DOD
4. Jesse Helen Avant 1809-unknown DOD
4. James B. Avant 1811-unknown DOD

*Joshua Avant is more than likely buried at Centenary UMC. No marker has been found. His daughter, Julia is buried at Centenary UMC.

Family links: 
  Joshua Avant (1721 - 1765)
  Ann Avant (1730 - ____)
  Catherine Baker Avant (1780 - ____)
  Julia Franklin Avant Davis (1803 - 1878)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: No marker has yet been found. Probably a wood marker now gone.
Centenary United Methodist Church Cemetery
Marion County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Keith
Record added: Dec 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81739866
Joshua Avant, Jr
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My 5th G-grandfather via his daughter, Julia.
- Keith
 Added: Feb. 1, 2014

- bob tarte
 Added: May. 12, 2013

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