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Carter, Martha

Personal Information
Last Name Carter
First Name Martha
Middle Name
Maiden Name Chamness
Death Date 10/1/1871
Birth Date 8/11/1817
Obituary Source The Williams/Harryman/Shearer/Carter Families
Source Information Cemetery index
Cemetery White Lick
Family Information
Spouse Nathaniel C. Carter
Survived By Husband and five children.
Other Age 54 years, 1 month, and 21 days. Daughter of Edward and Hannah Chamness; the former a native of N.C. Married Nathaniel C. Carter on Nov. 23, 1837, in Plainfield, Ind. They had six children together: James R., Hannah, Thomas F., Mary B., Nathaniel W., and William Edgar. Son Thomas F. was killed in the Civil War, at the Battle of Chattanooga, on May 31, 1865. [Tombstone gives date of death as Oct. 2, 1871.]
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