Susanna Eaker

about 1759–27 October 1825 (Age 66)
Tryon, North Carolina, British Colonial America

The Life of Susanna

When Susanna Eaker was born about 1759, in Tryon, North Carolina, British Colonial America, her father, Hans Peter Eaker Jr., was 39 and her mother, Anna Barbara Huber, was 31. She married Joseph Carpenter on 11 December 1798, in Rutherford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 27 October 1825, in Rutherford, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Rutherford, North Carolina, United States.

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Joseph Carpenter
Susanna Eaker
Marriage: 11 December 1798
Margaret Carpenter
Barbara Carpenter
Peter Carpenter

Spouse and Children

11 December 1798
Rutherford, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)

1767 · Tryon Palace

Age 8

Built on August 26, 1767, the Tryon Palace became the capitol building for North Carolina. The building was named after William Tryon a British officer and colonial official.

Age 17

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Edgar .2 Perhaps also a respelling of German Ecker or Egger .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Susanah Carpenter, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Susanna Eaker -

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