Alice Gertrude Carver

30 October 1861–29 September 1941 (Age 79)
Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Alice Gertrude

When Alice Gertrude Carver was born on 30 October 1861, in Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, United States, her father, John Thomas Carver, was 27 and her mother, Amacetta Peters, was 21. She married George Henry Estes on 30 August 1890, in Benton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Benton, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Union Township, Benton, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. She died on 29 September 1941, in Edwards, Benton, Missouri, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Edwards, Benton, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Henry Estes
Alice Gertrude Carver
Marriage: 30 August 1890
Ansetta M Estes
George Wheeler Estes
John William Estes
Benjamin Jones Estes

Spouse and Children

30 August 1890
Benton, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John Thomas Carver


    Amacetta Peters





    Fannie Bell Carver


    Georgella B Carver


    William Worth Carver


    John Morgan Carver


+13 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 4

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 21

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a carver of wood or a sculptor of stone, from an agent derivative of Middle English kerve(n) ‘to cut or carve’.2 English: occupational name for a plowman, from Anglo-Norman French caruier, from Late Latin carrucarius, a derivative of carruca ‘cart’, ‘plow’.3 Americanized spelling of German Garber , Gerber , or Körber ( see Koerber ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alice G Carver in household of John T Carver, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ales Estes in household of Geo H Estes, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Gertrude A Estes in household of George E Estes, "United States Census, 1920"

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