When George Don Carpenter was born on 16 December 1916, in United States, his father, George Marion Carpenter, was 33 and his mother, Gertrude Inez Tharp, was 33. He married Joy Ellen Taylor on 23 November 1940, in Alliance, Box Butte, Nebraska, United States. He lived in Mullen, Hooker, Nebraska, United States for about 20 years and Box Butte, Nebraska, United States for about 1 years. He died on 13 October 1986, in Alliance, Box Butte, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Whitman Cemetery, Grant, Nebraska, United States.
English (southern): occupational name for a worker in wood, Norman French carpentier (from Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).
Americanized form (translation into English) of German Zimmermann , French Charpentier , Italian Carpentieri , or cognates and equivalents in various other languages.