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Subject: [CARTER-L] Benjamin W. Carter >NC>AR
Date: Fri, 11 Jun 1999 20:43:36 -0700

Seeking information on Benjamin W. Carter, born circa 1815 in
North Carolina. He married circa 1840 Malina J. probably in
Chatham County, North Carolina. He is shown on the Chatham
County, North Carolina 1840 and 1850 census. By the time of the
1860 census he is in Dallas County, Arkansas and remains there
at least until 1896. Information about his death or the death of his
spouse has not been located. Known children, all born in Chatham
County North Carolina were:

1. James Chester Carter born 5 July 1841and died 18 April 1915 in
Dallas County, Arkansas. He married 1st) Ellen J. Overman 25 Feb
1868 in Dallas County, Arkansas. He married 2nd) Sallie F.
McFadden 7 February 1877 in Dallas County, Arkansas.

2. Mary J. Carter born circa 1843.

3. Frances R. Carter born circa 1845. She married William
Harrison 16 May 1860 in Dallas County, Arkansas.

4. Ann Maria Carter born circa 1847. She married James M.
Peterson 21 Nov 1867 in Dallas County, Arkansas.

Benjamin W. Carter stated on the 1880 census that his father was
born in Virginia and his mother in North Carolina.

Any help with this family would be truly appreciated!

Charlotte Carter Schick

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