Age 77 years and 8 days. Born in Orange Co., Ind. Parents: Nathaniel and Ann Ramsey Carter, natives of North Carolina, and of Irish and Scottish descent respectively. Parents came to Morgan Co., Ind. in 1821. Married Martha Chamness, daughter of Edward Chamness, a native of N.C., on Nov. 23, 1837. 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, May 31, 1865. Wife Martha died Oct. 2, 1871; Mr. Carter married Louisa Jane Hubbard Blair, daughter of George Hubbard, on Feb. 13, 1873. Member Friends Church. One of the oldest pioneers of Morgan Co. Died at home near Mooresville.