Carter, John D.
|Obituary Source||The Williams/Harryman/Shearer/Carter Families|
|Source Information||Cemetery index/Martinsville Republican, June 21, 1900|
|Spouse||Ruth Pickett (died Feb. 8, 1888)|
|Survived By||Six children: George, an attorney; Vinson, a judge; William P., Benjamin L., Mrs. D.B.B. Johnson and Mrs. Oliver R. Mills.|
|Other||Age 89. Born in Ashe Co., N.C.; son of Nathaniel and Ann Ramsey Carter. Parents came to Indiana in 1814; came to Morgan Co. in 1822. Married Ruth Pickett on Nov. 26, 1834; they had ten children together: George, Amos, Vinson, Sarah Ann, Mary Ellen, William P., Nathaniel, Benjamin, Harriet B., and Emma Alice. [Ruth was the daughter of Benjamin and Patience Pickett.]|