Anderson Carpenter

1767–1817 (Age 50)
Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York, United States

The Life of Anderson

When Anderson Carpenter was born in 1767, in Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York, United States, his father, Isaac Carpenter, was 23 and his mother, Jane Purdy, was 22. He married Betsey Foster about 1799, in Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He died in 1817, in Bath-On-Hudson, North Greenbush, Rensselaer, New York, United States, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

Anderson Carpenter
1767–1817
Betsey Foster
1770–1825
Marriage: about 1799
Timothy Carpenter
1800–1882
Elihu Carpenter
1802–1860
Silas Carpenter
1804–1852
Huldah Carpenter
1806–1875
Isaac C. Carpenter
1808–1864
Elizabeth Carpenter
1810–
Adah Carpenter
1813–1879
Mary Ann Carpenter
1813–1900

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1799
Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York, United States
children

(8)

    Timothy Carpenter

    Male1800–1882Male

    Elihu Carpenter

    Male1802–1860Male

    Silas Carpenter

    Male1804–1852Male

    Huldah Carpenter

    Female1806–1875Female

    Isaac C. Carpenter

    Male1808–1864Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1744–1840Male

    Jane Purdy

    Female1745–1810Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 9

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 9

New York is the 11th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 14

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

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 (1)

  • 10,000 Vital Records for Western New York, 1809-1850 for Anderson Carpenter

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