William Carter III

from 1660 to 1666–
Wakes Colne, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Carter III was born from 1660 to 1666, in Wakes Colne, Essex, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Carter Jr, was 26 and his mother, Lydia, was 21. He married Elisabeth Dickson on 30 April 1686, in Wickham Bishops, Essex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

William Carter III
1660–
Elisabeth Dickson
1660–
Marriage: 30 April 1686
Elizabeth Carter
1691–
Child Carter
–1696
William Carter IV
1694–1759
Lydia Carter
1698–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 April 1686
Wickham Bishops, Essex, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

    Elizabeth Carter

    Female1691–Female

    William Carter IV

    Male1694–1759Male

    Lydia Carter

    Female1698–Female

    Child Carter

    Male–1696Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Carter Jr

    Male1640–Male

    Lydia

    Female1645–Female

siblings

(1)

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a transporter of goods, Middle English cartere, from an agent derivative of Middle English cart(e) or from Anglo-Norman French car(e)tier, a derivative of Old French caret ( see Cartier ). The Old French word coalesced with the earlier Middle English word cart(e) ‘cart’, which is from either Old Norse kartr or Old English cræt, both of which, like the Late Latin word, were probably originally derived from Celtic.2 Northern Irish: reduced form of McCarter .

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

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Sources (1)

  • William Carter, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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