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Zacharia J. Gant
Birth: Dec. 21, 1810
Monmouth County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1864
Osbornsville
Ocean County
New Jersey, USA

Note: Given name consistently shown as Zachariah in family records and in cemetery record. However, stone is engraved without the "h", used here.

52 Y 10 M 1 D.
s/o Israel and Lucretia Gant
m: Mary Emmons (ca 1816-4 Oct 1887), who m: Wm. O. McKelvey after Zachariah's death, and is buried in this cemetery as Mary McKelvey.
ch inc (may not be in order):
-Elizabeth
-John E
-Rebecca
-Meriam
-Louisa
-Matilda
-William
-Deborah J
-Thomas T.

Note: the old Osbornville Cemetery records show that this Zacharia, who died Oct 25 1864, was the son of Israel and Lucretia Gant. There is some confusion between this one and the Zachariah Gant who died Oct 13 1861, both of whom show marriage to Mary Emmons. Only this one was married to her. 
 
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 Parents:
  Israel Gant (1768 - 1848)
  Lucretia Yatman Gant (1771 - 1848)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Emmons McKelvey (1816 - 1887)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Gant Applegate (1836 - 1882)*
  Rebecca Gant Pullen (1840 - 1913)*
  Miriam L. Gant Laird (1842 - 1891)*
  Amaca M. Gant Anderson (1847 - 1913)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Asay Gant Miller (1793 - 1862)*
  Sarah Gant Irons (1797 - 1871)*
  Israel Gant (1806 - 1878)*
  Esek Gant (1809 - 1888)*
  Zacharia J. Gant (1810 - 1864)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Osbornville Protestant Church Cemetery
Osbornsville
Ocean County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: LaDon Brennan
Record added: Jun 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19874219
Zacharia J. Gant
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Zacharia J. Gant
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For my ggg grandfather, via your daughter Rebecca Gant (m: Gilbert Washington Pullen), their son David Harrison (Henry), his son Gilbert Henry (Gil), and my father, Paul Raymond Pullen.
- LaDon Brennan
 Added: Jun. 13, 2007
 
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