Re: John A. RENTZ moved to TEXAS
Parents of George S. Rentz were John A. Rentz, b. 1815. d. 1881. and Josephine Blackshear Moore b. July 12, 1826 d.May 28, 1899 m. April 12, 1842. She died in Grovania, Houston County (pronounced House-ton) Georgia while on a return visit to see her son and his family in Georgia.She is buried in the Grovania cemetery.
I have additional information on Josephine's family , but little more on John A.'s ancestors,