Sunday, March 18, 2018

Events in My Family Tree: March 7

I had not realized until I looked up these relationships that I had four cousins named Reuben Lewallen Gauntt.


Benjamin Gaunt, son of Jacob Gaunt and Hannah Holmes, was born March 7, 1804 in Pennsylvania.  He is my 1st cousin 5x removed.

Margaret Sellers, daughter of George Sellers and Magdalena Shirk, was born March 7, 1805 in Pennsylvania.  She is my 3rd cousin 4x removed.

Catherine Gantt, daughter of Joseph Gantt (originally Gaunt) and Mary A. McGowan, was born March 7, 1830, probably in Pennsylvania.  She is my 2nd cousin 4x removed.

Lucy Sellers, daughter of John Wengard Sellers and Mary Melissa Conkle, was born March 7, 1873, probably in Ohio.  She is my 4th cousin 3x removed.

Reuben Lewallen Gauntt, son of William Bounds Gauntt and Rebecca Zulker, was born March 7, 1922.  He is my 4th cousin once removed.

Harry Mark Gaunt III, son of Harry Mark Gaunt, Jr. and Lavonda Imogene Blaylock, was born March 27, 1947 in Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California.  He is my 6th cousin.

Jack Allen (possibly a Junior) was born March 7, 1969.  He is my 5th cousin once removed on my Gauntt line.

Robert Eric Linkin was also born March 7, 1969, in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.  He is married to my 2nd cousin Stacy Ilene Gordon.

Shana Cohen was born March 7, 1977 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.  She is my 3rd cousin on my Gorodetsky line.


Solomon Ferguson Sellers, son of Samuel G. Sellers and Anna C. Ferguson, and Ella Shivery(?) were married on March 7, 1898 in Kennett Square Borough, Chester County, Pennsylvania.  Solomon is my 4th cousin 3x removed.


Jacob Sellers, son of Paul Sellers and Elizabeth Hofmen, died March 7, 1841 at the age of about 78 in Carroll County, Maryland.  He is my 1st cousin 6x removed.

John Mack, son of Jacob Mack and Nancy Moser, died March 7, 1877 at the age of 76 in Perry County, Ohio.  He is my 2nd cousin 5x removed.


  1. I am not sure where you're getting your info, but good topic.
    I needs to spend some time learning much more or understanding more.

    Thanks for wonderful information I was looking for this information for my mission.

    1. Doing these daily lists has certainly helped me learn more names of relatives in my family.


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