Gazlay Family History

FamilyWilliam Chester ‘Bill’ Constant


FatherChester Bassett Constant (25 March 1897 - 6 November 1951)
MotherMargarita Emmarita ‘Rita’ Peck (20 November 1897 - 19 February 1984)

Personal Information

Record Created: 6 August 2011; Last Edited: 2 December 2012 
NameWilliam Chester ‘Bill’ Constant
Born 14 July 1921 in Bogota, Bergen County, New Jersey1
Married 16 January 1942 to Mary Jane Rundberg1
Died 13 January 1981 in Elkhart, Elkhart County, Indiana1


Spouse 1FamilyMary Jane Rundberg (daughter of John Rundberg and Maria _____)
Born 17 November 1923
Married 16 January 1942 to William Chester ‘Bill’ Constant
Died 30 March 2008
Children of William Chester ‘Bill’ Constant and Mary Jane Rundberg:
+1.FamilyEllen Mary Constant
Born 10 October 1942 in Hackensack, Bergen County, New Jersey
Married 28 May 1960 in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri to Wendell Ray Ridenour
+2.FamilyGail Anne Constant
Born 29 July 1946 in New Jersey
Married 24 August 1962 to Aultion Mitchell ‘Mitch’ Bentley
+3.FamilyWilliam Chester Constant, Jr.
Born 12 November 1949 in New Jersey
Married 17 December 1974 to Sharon Williams
Married to Joanna _____
+4.FamilyJohn Walter ‘Johnny’ Constant
Born 4 May 1954 in New Jersey
Married to Shirley _____


  1. Ancestors and Descendants of The Reverend Silas Constant, by Robert Lee Gazlay. 14th Edition, 8 June 2010, 91 pages. This family history includes the families of over 230 descendants of Reverend Constant to present day, with biographical sketches for numerous descendants. Extensive source citations; fully indexed. Available as a .pdf download at Gazlay Family History (website), under Sources.