Margaret Powell Gant was born in 1770. She lived in Caddo Township, Montgomery, Arkansas, United States in 1850 and Arkansas, United States in 1870. She died in 1848, at the age of 78.
Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Hywel ‘son of Hywel’, a personal name meaning ‘eminent’ (see Howell ).
Irish: mainly of Welsh origin as in 1 above, but sometimes a surname adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Mac Giolla Phóil ‘son of the servant of Saint Paul’ (see Guilfoyle ).
English: variant of Paul or Poole .