William Robert Carson

17 September 1844–25 January 1931 (Age 86)
Smith Township, Belmont, Ohio, United States

The Life of William Robert

When William Robert Carson was born on 17 September 1844, in Smith Township, Belmont, Ohio, United States, his father, David Godalphin Carson, was 28 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth McCune, was 27. He married Agnes Victoria Findlay on 22 March 1877. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Jackson, Cowlitz, Washington, United States in 1925 and Village Township, Van Buren, Iowa, United States in 1930. He died on 25 January 1931, in Douds, Van Buren, Iowa, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Douds, Van Buren, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Robert Carson
1844–1931
Agnes Victoria Findlay
1851–1932
Marriage: 22 March 1877
George Findlay Carson
1878–1957
Mabel Margaret Carson
1880–1965
William Arthur Carson
1881–1967
Sarah Ellen Carson
1889–1909

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 March 1877
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Samuel Simmons Carson

    Male1842–1918Male

    Mary Amelia Carson

    Female1843–1909Female

    Male1844–1931Male

    Eli Sanford Carson

    Male1846–1875Male

    Sarah Elizabeth Carson

    Female1847–1936Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1849

Age 5

The Geographic Names Information System(GNIS) describes Douds Post Office as opened as Business corner 04/04/1849. Name changed to Doud's Station 08/09/1864. Name changed to Douds Station 12/01/1899. Name changed to Douds Leandro 03/23/1903. Name changed to Douds 09/11/1917.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 23

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: probably a variant of Curzon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William R Carson, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • William R Carson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William Carson, "United States Census, 1870"

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