Walter Carrico

1778–27 November 1840 (Age 62)
Bryantown, Charles, Maryland, United States

The Life of Walter

When Walter Carrico was born in 1778, in Bryantown, Charles, Maryland, United States, his father, James Carrico, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Catherine Clement, was 31. He married Helen O'Bryan on 6 January 1802. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 27 November 1840, in Indian Creek, Monroe, Missouri, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Saint Stephens Catholic Cemetery, Indian Creek, Monroe, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Carrico
1778–1840
Helen O'Bryan
1778–1865
Marriage: 6 January 1802
Elisabeth Carrico
1799–1844
Theresa Carrico
1804–1860
Ignatius Carrico
1811–
Joseph Martin Carrico
1822–
Nancy Ann Carrico
1807–1844
Susanne Rosanna Carrico
1807–1878
Benedict Carrico
1814–1895

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 January 1802
Washington, Kentucky, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1781

Age 3

In 1781, Maryland donated land to be used for part of Washington, D. C.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

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.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 22

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

Portuguese (Carriço): from carrico ‘reed’, hence a topographic name for someone living in a place where reeds grew, a habitational name from a place named with this word, for example in Leiria, or a nickname for a tall, thin person.

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

Sources (3)

  • Walter Carico in entry for Mr Ignatius Carico, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Walter Carico in entry for Mr Benedict Carico, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Walter Carrico in entry for Joseph Carrico, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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