Frances Carder

19 August 1751–
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States

The Life Summary of Frances

When Frances Carder was born on 19 August 1751, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States, her father, James Carder, was 38 and her mother, Sarah Davis, was 31. She married Samuel Gorton on 5 September 1791. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Samuel Gorton
Frances Carder
Marriage: 5 September 1791
Samuel Gorton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 September 1791
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    Age 25
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1776 · Rhode Island Declares Independence
    Age 25
    Rhode Island declares independence from Great Britain on May 4, 1776, making it the first colony to do so officially.
    1783 · A Free America
    Age 32
    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for a wool-carder or for a maker of cards for combing wool to prepare it for spinning, from Middle English carder, cardour (modelled on Old French cardeur).

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

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    Sources (1)

    • Frances Carder, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"

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