Lydia Ann Carter

12 March 1851–18 July 1900 (Age 49)
Stewart, Georgia, United States

The Life of Lydia Ann

When Lydia Ann Carter was born on 12 March 1851, in Stewart, Georgia, United States, her father, Josiah H Carter, was 47 and her mother, Vilator Beasley Dyess, was 40. She lived in Webster, Georgia, United States in 1860. She died on 18 July 1900, at the age of 49, and was buried in Richland, Stewart, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Josiah H Carter
1803–1881
Vilator Beasley Dyess
1810–1878
Katherine Jane Carter
1830–1856
Bidy Matilda Carter
1834–
George Nathan Carter
1837–1863
Jasper Newton Carter
1840–1843
Martha Jane Carter
1843–1910
Dr Josiah Winfield Carter
1845–1878
James P. Ellis Carter
1848–1849
Lydia Ann Carter
1851–1900

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World Events (8)

1861

Age 10

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
1863

Age 12

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

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

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 (2)

  • Lydia A Carter in household of J H Carter, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lydia Carter Dixon, "Find A Grave Index"

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