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Descendants of John GANT

Fourth Generation


11. Giles GANT (William , John , John ) was born about 1756 in Granville County, North Carolina. He died in 1793.

Giles married Elizabeth ARMSTRONG on 17 Jan 1783 in Lincolnton, Lincoln County, North Carolina. Elizabeth was born about 1762. She died before 1834.

They had the following children:

+ 29 M i William B GANT
  30 M ii Hugh GANT was born about 1788 in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina.
        Hugh married Ella HARPER.
+ 31 F iii Jane GANT

15. Frederick GANT (William , John , John ) was born about 1765 in Bute County, North Carolina. He died on 2 Jan 1815 in Abbeville County, South Carolina.

Frederick married Elizabeth CUNNINGHAM about 1787 in South Carolina.

They had the following children:

+ 32 M i James Addison GANT

19. Tyre GANT (William , John , John ) was born on 21 Jul 1773 in Rowan County, North Carolina. He died on 15 Apr 1837 in Franklin County, Indiana.

Tyre married Susanna L PRATT on 23 Apr 1795 in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina. Susanna was born on 29 Aug 1775 in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina. She died on 19 Feb 1840 in Franklin County, Indiana.

They had the following children:

  33 M i Cador GANT was born in 1796 in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina. He died in 1841 in Franklin County, Indiana.
        Cador married (1) Catherine JONES in 1815 in Franklin County, Indiana. Catherine died in 1841 in Franklin County, Indiana.
        Cador also married (2) Susan HERRING.
+ 34 F ii Anna GANT
  35 M iii Calvin A GANT was born on 16 Aug 1801 in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina. He died on 16 May 1884 in Pipe Creek, Huntington County, Indiana.
        Calvin married Matilda HACKLEMAN on 9 Feb 1823 in Rushville, Rush County, Indiana.
  36 M iv Newton Marshall GANT was born on 26 Jun 1803 in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina. He died on 26 Feb 1849 in Bartholomew County, Indiana.
        Newton married Jane STUCKEY on 28 Aug 1828 in Bartholomew County, Indiana.
  37 F v Martha A GANT was born in 1803 in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina. She died in Rushville, Rush County, Indiana and was buried in Rushville, Rush County, Indiana.
        Martha married George FINDLEY on 16 Mar 1826.
  38 F vi Mary GANT was born about 1807 in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina. She died on 2 Aug 1890 in Rensselaer, Jasper County, Indiana.
        Mary married Thomas W SMITH on 11 Jan 1827.
  39 M vii James C GANT was born on 29 Dec 1809 in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina. He died on 2 Aug 1898 in Bartholomew County, Indiana.
        James married (1) Joyce ALLEY.
        James also married (2) Sarah JONES.
  40 F viii Catherine GANT was born on 13 Aug 1812 in Franklin County, Indiana. She died after 1850 in Decatur, Adams County, Indiana.
        Catherine married Solomon ALLEY on 13 Aug 1833 in Franklin County, Indiana.
  41 F ix Sarah GANT was born about 1813 in Franklin County, Indiana.
        Sarah married John KINDEL on 14 Apr 1831 in Franklin County, Indiana.
  42 F x Mary GANT was born on 29 May 1816 in Franklin County, Indiana. She died on 2 Aug 1890 in Jasper County, Illinois.
  43 M xi William E GANT was born about 1818 in Franklin County, Indiana. He died in Ohio.
        William married Nancy Amanda Ann LANNING on 10 Aug 1837 in Franklin County, Indiana.

24. Jeremiah "Jerry" GANT (Charles , John , John ) was born in May 1780 in Franklin County, North Carolina. He died on 7 Aug 1855 in Marshall County, Tennessee and was buried in Aug 1855 in Carnesville, Marshall County, Tennessee.

Jeremiah married Nancy HILL about 1803 in Franklin County, North Carolina. Nancy was born about 1785 in Franklin County, North Carolina. She died on 15 Jul 1855 in Marshall County, Tennessee and was buried in Jul 1855 in Cornersville, Marshall County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

+ 44 F i Elizabeth A GANT
+ 45 M ii William C GANT
+ 46 M iii Thomas GANT
+ 47 M iv Charles GANT
  48 M v Richard B GANT was born about 1816 in Franklin County, North Carolina. He died after 1870.
  49 M vi Nicholas J GANT was born about 1817 in Franklin County, North Carolina.
        Nicholas married Jane E BORN.
  50 F vii Winnifred GANT was born about 1818 in Franklin County, North Carolina. She died in Giles County, Tennessee.
        Winnifred married J L MILLER.
+ 51 M viii James M GANT Sr
  52 F ix Susan A P GANT was born on 19 Mar 1823. She died on 30 Jun 1855 in Marshall County, Tennessee and was buried in 1855 in Marshall County, Tennessee.
  53 M x Henry GANT was born about 1827 in Marshall County, Tennessee. He died in 1840 in Marshall County, Tennessee.
  54 M xi Francis M GANT was born about 1830. He died in 1876.

26. William GANT (Charles , John , John ) was born on 1 Nov 1786 in Franklin County, North Carolina. He died on 29 Dec 1851 in Marshall County, Mississippi.

William married (1) Elizabeth B THOMAS in 1816 in Franklin County, North Carolina. Elizabeth was born on 9 Mar 1799. She died on 2 Oct 1842 in Gibson County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

+ 55 F i Matilda W GANT
+ 56 M ii William Henry GANT
+ 57 F iii Martha J GANT
  58 M iv Alfred J GANT was born on 29 Jun 1827. He died on 16 Jul 1843.
  59 M v Joseph J GANT was born on 2 Dec 1829 in Gibson County, Tennessee. He died on 18 Jan 1849 in Gibson County, Tennessee.
+ 60 F vi Elizabeth L GANT
  61 F vii Mary Ann Adelina GANT was born in 1834 in Gibson County, Tennessee.
        Mary married Bannister HARGIS on 6 Mar 1860 in Marshall County, Mississippi.
+ 62 F viii Frances Ann GANT

William also married (2) Nancy HOLLAND on 7 Dec 1843 in Gibson County, Tennessee.

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