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Descendants of John GANT

Fifth Generation


29. William B GANT (Giles , William , John , John ) was born about 1785 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. He died before 1860.

William married Nancy ROBINSON. Nancy died in 1845.

They had the following children:

  63 M i John Giles GANT was born on 14 Sep 1807.
+ 64 F ii Elizabeth Cox GANT

31. Jane GANT (Giles , William , John , John ) was born about 1789 in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina. She died in 1873.

Jane married (1) James E WEBSTER. James died in 1837.

They had the following children:

  65 F i Nancy WEBSTER

Jane also married (2) Andrew ROBINSON. Andrew died on 5 Feb 1820.

They had the following children:

  66 F ii Sally Elizabeth ROBINSON was born on 6 Nov 1811.
        Sally married William ARMSTRONG on 13 Nov 1828.
+ 67 M iii John Jasper ROBINSON Sr
+ 68 M iv Hugh ROBINSON

32. James Addison GANT (Frederick , William , John , John ) was born on 22 Sep 1809 in Abbeville County, South Carolina. He died in Mar 1892 in Everman, Tarrant County, Texas.

James married Duranda REED on 25 Dec 1832 in South Carolina. Duranda was born on 26 Jun 1809 in South Carolina. She died on 25 Jul 1877 in Tarrant County, Texas.

They had the following children:

+ 69 M i John Thomas GANT

34. Anna GANT (Tyre , William , John , John ) was born in 1800 in Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina. She died in Columbiana County, Ohio.

Anna married David M COUNTERMAN on 23 Oct 1813 in Columbiana County, Ohio. David was born about 1799 in Richland County, Ohio.

They had the following children:

  70 M i Jacob COUNTERMAN was born on 6 Mar 1818 in Columbiana County, Ohio. He died on 10 Apr 1900 in Mercer County, Ohio.
  71 M ii Alexander M COUNTERMAN was born on 19 Sep 1819 in Richland County, Ohio. He died on 28 Feb 1899 in Shanesville, Mercer County, Ohio.
  72 M iii Reason b COUNTERMAN was born about 1820 in Columbiana County, Ohio. He died on 7 Aug 1848 in Dublin, Mercer County, Ohio.
  73 F iv Hilsey Ann COUNTERMAN was born on 6 Dec 1820 in Ohio. She died on 28 Aug 1894 in Dublin, Mercer County, Ohio.

44. Elizabeth A GANT (Jeremiah "Jerry" , Charles , John , John ) was born about 1804 in Franklin County, North Carolina. She died before 1856 in Henry County, Tennessee.

Elizabeth married (1) Joseph TURNER. Joseph died in 1845 in Tennessee.

They had the following children:

  74 F i Carrilla P TURNER
  75 F ii Josephine TURNER

Elizabeth also married (2) Lewis HARDISON on 23 Apr 1845 in Maury County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

  76 M iii Richard HARDISON
  77 F iv Susan HARDISON
  78 F v Mary HARDISON

45. William C GANT (Jeremiah "Jerry" , Charles , John , John ) was born about 1806 in Franklin County, North Carolina. He died about 1840 in Giles County, Tennessee.

William married Martha Ann on 6 Apr 1831 in Giles County, Tennessee. Martha was born on 15 Apr 1813 in Virginia. She died on 15 Oct 1892 in Lonoke County, Arkansas.

They had the following children:

+ 79 M i William Jasper GANT
+ 80 F ii Elizabeth Priscilla GANT
  81 F iii Mary Ann GANT was born in 1837 in Maury County, Tennessee.
  82 F iv Louisa Frances GANT was born in 1840 in Maury County, Tennessee.

46. Thomas GANT (Jeremiah "Jerry" , Charles , John , John ) was born about 1808 in Franklin County, North Carolina. He died about 1856 in Marshall County, Tennessee.

Thomas married Elizabeth CARPENTER about 1834 in Marshall County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

+ 83 F i Mary J GANT
  84 F ii Ophelia Arkansas GANT was born in 1841 in Marshall County, Tennessee. She died in 1914 in Henderson County, Tennessee.
  85 M iii Benjamin F GANT was born in 1843.
  86 M iv James P GANT was born in 1845.
  87 F v Hester Lassaphene GANT was born on 14 Jan 1849 in Marshall County, Tennessee. She died on 27 Mar 1884 in Henderson County, Tennessee.
  88 F vi Nancy F GANT was born in 1851.
  89 M vii Marion A GANT was born in 1856.

47. Charles GANT (Jeremiah "Jerry" , Charles , John , John ) was born about 1811 in Franklin County, North Carolina. He died before 1850 in Giles County, Tennessee.

Charles married Nancy about 1831 in Tennessee.

They had the following children:

  90 M i Calvin GANT was born in 1831 in Giles County, Tennessee. He died in 1865 in Green County, Arkansas.
  91 F ii Mary E GANT was born about 1836 in Tennessee.
  92 F iii Nancy Jane GANT was born in 1838 in Marshall County, Tennessee.

51. James M GANT Sr (Jeremiah "Jerry" , Charles , John , John ) was born about 1819 in Lincoln County, Tennessee. He died in 1854.

James married Margaret.

They had the following children:

+ 93 M i John W GANT
  94 F ii Nancy F GANT was born in 1849 in Marshall County, Tennessee.
  95 M iii James M GANT Jr was born in 1858 in Marshall County, Tennessee.

55. Matilda W GANT (William , Charles , John , John ) was born on 11 Dec 1817 in Franklin County, North Carolina. She died on 13 Mar 1898 in Gibson County, Tennessee.

Matilda married James Thomas HUNT on 8 Jul 1834 in Gibson County, Tennessee. James was born on 7 Jan 1810 in Gibson County, Tennessee. He died on 1 Jan 1880 in Gibson County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

  96 M i William HUNT was born in 1836 in Gibson County, Tennessee.
        William married Emma L NEAL on 3 Jul 1867 in Gibson County, Tennessee.
  97 M ii James HUNT was born in 1838 in Gibson County, Tennessee.
+ 98 M iii John H HUNT
+ 99 M iv Robert H HUNT
  100 M v Josiah HUNT was born in 1848 in Gibson County, Tennessee.
  101 F vi Tabitha HUNT was born in 1852 in Gibson County, Tennessee.
  102 F vii Emily HUNT was born in 1855 in Gibson County, Tennessee.
  103 M viii Elbert Franklin HUNT was born in 1857 in Gibson County, Tennessee. He died in 1920.
+ 104 M ix Willis Bennett HUNT

56. William Henry GANT (William , Charles , John , John ) was born on 9 Jun 1819 in Franklin County, North Carolina. He died on 5 Apr 1876 in Tate County, Mississippi and was buried in Apr 1876 in Tyro, Tate County, Mississippi.

William married Keziah A DURLEY on 22 Mar 1842 in Gibson County, Tennessee. Keziah was born on 25 Feb 1817 in Tennessee. She died on 5 Mar 1888 in Mississippi.

They had the following children:

  105 M i William W GANT was born on 26 Feb 1843 in Gibson County, Tennessee. He died on 25 Mar 1890 in Urania, Winn Parish, Louisiana.

William W Gant enlisted in the Confederate Army on March 22, 1862. He was in Company I of the 34th Mississippi Infantry. He enlisted on the same day and in the same company as Andrew Jackson Adair who was married to his aunt (Frances Ann Gant).
        William married Martha J EAKINS on 6 Dec 1859 in Mississippi.
+ 106 F ii Texanna P GANT
+ 107 M iii Granville Thomas GANT
+ 108 M iv Jeremiah Jackson GANT
  109 M v Charles H GANT was born on 9 Nov 1852 in Marshall County, Mississippi. He died on 29 Nov 1855 and was buried in Nov 1855 in Tyro, Tate County, Mississippi.
+ 110 M vi Horatio Columbus GANT
  111 F vii Sarah V GANT was born on 26 Jun 1857 in Marshall County, Mississippi. She died on 10 Nov 1862 in Tate County, Mississippi and was buried in Nov 1862 in Tyro, Tate County, Mississippi.

57. Martha J GANT (William , Charles , John , John ) was born on 10 Sep 1824 in Franklin County, North Carolina. She died on 18 Feb 1847 in Gibson County, Tennessee.

Martha married Britten H HOLLAND on 7 Dec 1843 in Gibson County, Tennessee. Britten was born in 1824.

They had the following children:

  112 M i John HOLLAND was born in 1844.

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