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Charles Carman (1853 - abt. 1945)

Charles Carman [uncertain]
Born in Fishkill, Dutchess, New York, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died about in Matawan, Monmouth, New Jersey, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 24 Aug 2009
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Biography

Charles Carman, probably Matawan's oldest citizen, died Sunday evening, Apr 1, 1945 at his home at the corner of Jackson and Church Streets at the age of 92 years. He was born in Dutchess County, New York, the son of John J. Carman and Mary S. Bowen, descending from pre-Revolutionary ancestry.

His entire business career was spent in the brick industry, fist at Peekskill, NY, where he was engaged in its manufacture until 1902 when he joined the Cliffwood Brick Company here and his family took up residence in Matawan. He retired about 20 years ago.

He was a member of Independent Order of Odd Fellow for over 50 years, keeping his affiliation in Peekskill where he was especially honored on that occasion. He was also a member of the Masonic Order with membership in Matawan Lodge No. 192.

His wife, Catherine Avery, predeceased him by 15 years. He is survived by two daughters -- Miss Mary Grace, with whom he lived, and Mrs. Walter V. Patton, Church St, Matawan; and two granddaughters, children of his deceased daughter, Anne White.

Services conducted from his home with the First Methodist church officiating. Interment in the family vault at Rose Hill Cemetery.

Source: Matawan Journal, Apr 5, 1945 [1]

Sources

  1. Find a Grave, database and images (accessed 04 May 2021), memorial page for Charles Carman (Jan 1853–1 Apr 1945), Find A Grave: Memorial #193354408, citing Rose Hill Cemetery, Matawan, Monmouth County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by pbfries (contributor 46951237) .
  • "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M9FB-PSS : accessed 19 December 2020), Charles Carman, Martawan Township Martawan borough, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 129, sheet 10A, family 208, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,986.
  • "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K4TD-21C : 29 July 2019), Charles Carman in household of Mary Grace Carman, Matawan Borough, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 13-96, sheet 11A, line 17, family 237, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 2367.


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