Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Events in My Family Tree: September 29

Each category has at least one event not related to the Gaunts!


Joseph Harley Gaunt, son of David Clinton Gaunt and Martha Sophronia Hartman, was born September 29, 1881 in Knox Township, Jay County, Indiana.  He is my 4th cousin 2x removed via the Gaunts.

Susanah E. Gaunt, daughter of Hananiah Selah Gaunt and Hannah S. Scott, was born September 29, 1884 in Burlington County, New Jersey.  She is my 1st cousin 3x removed via the Gaunts.

Almyra Leone Gaunt, daughter of Brinton Jerome Gaunt and Mabel Dobson, was born September 29, 1905 in Kansas, Seneca County, Ohio.  She is my 4th cousin 2x removed via the Gaunts.

Evelyn Rowena Baumgart, daughter of August K. Baumgart and Ruth Edna Gantt, was born September 29, 1925 in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska.  She is my 4th cousin 2x removed via the Gantts.

Michael Wollock was born September 29, 1954 in Montreal, Québec, Canada.  He is the husband of Roslyn Brozovsky, daughter of Sam Brozovsky and Ann Kardish, who is my 2nd cousin once removed on my Gorodetsky line via the Kardishes.

David Charles Alter was born September 29, 1957, possibly in New York.  He is the husband of Abby Jennifer Bernstein, who is my 2nd cousin once removed.


Moska Leib Strul, son of Alter Strul and Etta Friedman, and Anna Krebs, daughter of Isaac Krebs and Frederika Weiss, were married September 29, 1909 in Manhattan, New York County, New York.  They are the grandparents of my aunt Mary McStroul and her sister Jean McStroul and the great-grandparents of my 1st cousin Todd Meckler, not-quite-cousin Angela Williams, and Mindy McStroul.

Garrett Hobart Gauntt, son of Isaiah Allen Gauntt and Louisa Lemonyon, and Phyllis Alice Sanderson were married September 29, 1915 in Burlington, Burlington County, New Jersey.  Garrett is my half 2nd cousin 2x removed on my Gauntt line.

James Edmund Church and Judy Ann Redtfeldt, daughter of Gordon Ardel Redtfeldt and Lucile J. Vaughn, were married September 29, 1963 in Los Angeles County, California.  Judy is my 5th cousin once removed on my Gauntt line via the Vaughns.


Joseph Gaunt, son of Isaac Gaunt and Susannah Webb, died September 29, 1899 in Camden, Camden County, New Jersey at the age of 69.  He is my 1st cousin 4x removed via the Gaunts.

Susannah Sever, daughter of Allen Sever and Elizabeth Ann Gaunt, died September 1906 in Falls, Bucks County, Pennsylvania at the age of 59.  She is my 1st cousin 3x removed via the Gaunts.

Austin Joseph Gaynor, son of John Francis Gaynor and Mary Wally Ruppert, died September 29, 1978 in Orange, Essex County, New Jersey at the age of 68.  He is the half-granduncle of my half-sister Laura Sellers.


  1. Hi Garrett Hobart Gauntt was or is my granddad Robert Isaiah Gauntt is my dad .Hey cousin from Ky.

  2. Hey, there, cousin! I don't have enough information about your branch of the family! How about writing to me at, and let's talk? I'll share what info I have, if you want. :)


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