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    Richard VAUNT [VANT]

    Male 1790 - 1861  (71 years)


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    • Name Richard VAUNT [VANT]  [1
      Born 17 Jan 1790  Ashford, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
      Gender Male 
      Buried 1861  Plot 167, Hillside Cemetry, Palatine, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
      • Buried with his wife Dorcas
      Died 20 Jul 1861  Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
      Person ID I132  VANTKENT01
      Last Modified 13 Aug 2015 

      Father John VAUNT [VANT],   b. 25 May 1751, Charing, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Oct 1844 and Dec 1844, Faversham RD Area, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
      Mother Elizabeth ELDRIDGE,   b. 24 Feb 1750, Hadlow, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Married 12 Mar 1772  Sellindge, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7
      Family ID F19  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family Dorcas DARTERS,   b. 1795, Westwell, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1860, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
      Married 7 Nov 1813  Westwell, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
      Children 
       1. George VANT,   b. 22 Feb 1815, Westwell, Ashford, Kent. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1845, New York Co, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
       2. Rachel VANT,   b. 15 Nov 1818, Challock, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1890, Palatine, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
       3. James VANT,   b. 15 Mar 1820, Westwell, Ashford, Kent. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1901, Livingston, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
       4. Dorcas VANT,   b. 27 Aug 1821, Westwell, Ashford, Kent. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1912, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
       5. Frederick VANT,   b. 13 Sep 1823, Westwell, Ashford, Kent. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1902, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
       6. Stephen VANT,   b. 1826, Westwell, Ashford, Kent. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. USA Find all individuals with events at this location
       7. Martin VANT [VANDT],   b. 21 May 1828, Richfield, Otsego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1871, Palatine, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
      Last Modified 21 Feb 2014 
      Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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      St Mary's Church, Westwell .+4
      St Mary's Church, Westwell .+4

    • Notes 
      • Richard was born on 17 January 1791.

        Richard married Dorcas Darters [or Waters] on 7 or 11 November 1813 in Westwell, Kent.

        Richard, Dorcas, George, Rachel, James, Dorcas, Frederick and possibly Stephen emigrated to the USA arriving in early 1928.

        In 1830 Richard was 39 and resident in Oswego, New York State, USA.

        In 1850 Richard was 59 and resident in Palatine, Cook County, Illinois, US.

        Richard died in 1861 aged 70 in Palatine, Cook County Illinois, and was also buried there. [6, 8, 9, 10, 11]

    • Sources 
      1. [S1] David Vant david@davali.fsnet.co.uk 2001 e-mail.

      2. [S27] Jean Toll WIKITREE July 2013.

      3. [S11] Vant IGI/Family Serach table of BMDs 2013.

      4. [S16] Kent, England , Extracted Parish Records.

      5. [S26] Carl Rhodes Family Tree June 2013.

      6. [S54] NZ Family Tree of Margaret Jean Vant b 1927.

      7. [S22] Family Search.

      8. [S3] Ancestry BMD.

      9. [S7] Ancestry UK Passenger Lists.

      10. [S25] VANT ONS BMDS [IGI & FAMILY SEARCH].

      11. [S30] VANT Family Tree by moroney146.