Thomas Benjamin CARPENTER

10 June 1835–1 February 1847 (Age 11)
Maryland, United States

The Life of Thomas Benjamin

When Thomas Benjamin CARPENTER was born on 10 June 1835, in Maryland, United States, his father, George Alexander Carpenter, was 43 and his mother, Eleanor Hayden, was 33. He died on 1 February 1847, at the age of 11.

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Family Time Line

George Alexander Carpenter
1792–1852
Eleanor Hayden
1801–1879
Susan Rebecca Carpenter
1823–1863
John Edward Carpenter
1825–1892
Norman E CARPENTER
1826–
Mary Eilza Carpenter
1827–1899
Samuel Parish Carpenter
1828–1836
George Henning Carpenter
1830–1896
Joseph CARPENTER
1832–1853
Thomas Benjamin CARPENTER
1835–1847
Charles Lewis CARPENTER
1836–1864
Nathaniel Evans Carpenter
1838–1899
James Walter Carpenter
1840–1898
Jane E. Carpenter
1842–
Francis Asbury Carpenter Sr.
1844–1897
Laura Maryland CARPENTER
1845–1867
Thomas Lemmon Carpenter
1847–1904

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World Events (2)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 11

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a worker in wood, Norman French carpentier (from Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).2 Translation of German Zimmermann , French Charpentier , Italian Carpentieri , or cognates and equivalents in various other languages.

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

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