Margaret Carter Carpenter

26 September 1841–10 May 1908 (Age 66)
Casey, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Margaret Carter

When Margaret Carter Carpenter was born on 26 September 1841, in Casey, Kentucky, United States, her father, Adam Carpenter Jr., was 37 and her mother, Mary Ann Jones, was 23. She married Lindsey Powell Carpenter on 26 October 1858, in Johnson, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in La Monte, Pettis, Missouri, United States in 1880 and La Monte Township, Pettis, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 10 May 1908, in Payson, Lincoln, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in La Monte Cemetery, La Monte Township, Pettis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lindsey Powell Carpenter
1825–1875
Margaret Carter Carpenter
1841–1908
Marriage: 26 October 1858
George Franklin P Carpenter
1859–1922
Adam William Carpenter
1861–1894
Allen Bailey Carpenter
1863–1956
Frances Ellen Carpenter
1867–1952
Major Lindsey Carpenter
1870–1948

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 October 1858
Johnson, Missouri, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Anne Catherine Carpenter

    Female1835–1909Female

    Susan Jackson Carpenter

    Female1837–1886Female

    Emily Elizabeth Carpenter

    Female1838–1902Female

    Female1841–1908Female

    Nancy Coleman Carpenter

    Female1843–1939Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 9

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1861

Age 20

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a worker in wood, Norman French carpentier (from Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).2 Translation of German Zimmermann , French Charpentier , Italian Carpentieri , or cognates and equivalents in various other languages.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Carpenter in household of Lindsay Carpenter, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Margaret C Carpenter in household of L P Carpenter, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Margret C Divers, "United States Census, 1900"

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