Charles Alexander McCarter

Male11 March 1877–3 April 1922

Brief Life History of Charles Alexander

When Charles Alexander McCarter was born on 11 March 1877, in Alcorn, Mississippi, United States, his father, John James Pinkney McCarter, was 44 and his mother, Susan Jane Graham, was 36. He married Dicie Elizabeth Burns on 26 December 1900, in Winston, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Beat 1, Alcorn, Mississippi, United States in 1880 and Haleyville, Winston, Alabama, United States in 1920. He died on 3 April 1922, in Winston, Alabama, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Haleyville, Winston, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Alexander McCarter
Dicie Elizabeth Burns
Marriage: 26 December 1900
Charles A. McCarter
John James Lafayette McCarter
Ruby Cimmelene McCarter
William Henry David McCarter
Robert Eugene McCarter
Hazel Anabell McCarter

Sources (11)

  • Charlie Mccarter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • C A Mc Carter, "Alabama, County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Chas Alexander Mccarter, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 December 1900Winston, Alabama, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 4

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 5

    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.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 13

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and northern Irish: variant of McArthur .

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

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