Mary "Polly" Estes

about 1780–
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary "Polly"

When Mary "Polly" Estes was born about 1780, in South Carolina, United States, her father, William Ellis Estes, was 45 and her mother, Elizabeth Evans, was 42. She married John T. Carter about 1793, in Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons.

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John T. Carter
Mary "Polly" Estes
Marriage: about 1793
William Carter
Levi Sylvanus Carter
Blake Anderson Carter

Spouse and Children

about 1793
Virginia, United States



    Levi Sylvanus Carter


    Blake Anderson Carter


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1788 · South Carolina becomes the 8th state in the Union

Age 8

On May 23, 1788, South Carolina ratifies the Constitution of the United States making it the 8th State of the Union.

Age 32

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Eastes , still pronounced today as two syllables, as it was in medieval times.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (1)

  • Mary E Carter in the Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915

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