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Jesse Carter (1774 - 1847)

Jesse Carter
Born in Colleton District, South Carolinamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married about 1798 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Lowndes, Georgia, USAmap
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Name: Jesse /Carter/ [1]


Date: 1774
Place: Colleton District, South Carolina, USA[2]


Date: 1847
Place: Lowndes, Georgia, USA[3][4]


Title: Captain[5]


Type: Elected office
Date: 1827
Note: Represented Lowndes County in the Legislature.[6]
Type: Military Service
Date: BET 01 JUL 1838 AND 15 OCT 1838
Note: Raised and commanded a company of militia against the Seminole Indians.[7]
Type: Elected office
Date: 1821
Note: Elected Judge of the Inferior Court.[8]


Husband: Jesse Carter
Wife: Mary Touchton
Child: William Carter
Child: George Carter
Child: Rachel Carter
Child: James Carter
Child: John Carter
Child: Sarah Carter
Child: Isaac Carter
Child: Elijah Carter
Child: Nancy Carter
Date: ABT 1798[9]
Type: Relocation
Date: AFT 1809
Place: Tattnall, Georgia, USA
Note: Jesse Carter moved with his father and several brother and sisters.[10]
Type: Relocation
Date: 1819
Place: Appling, Georgia, USA[11]
Type: Relocation
Date: 1825
Place: located on the west side of the Alapaha River., Lowndes, Georgia, USA
Note: Relocated to obtain better grazing land for cattle.[12]


  • WikiTree profile Carter-3435 created through the import of DMCGEDCOM.GED on Aug 3, 2011 by Dale Crawford. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Dale and others.
  • Source: S130 Title: Our Heritage A Genealogy of the Descendants of Jacob Carter of South Carolina, Volume: III Abbreviation: Our Heritage Author: Mary Ketus Deen Holland Publication: self-published, 1974 Repository: #R5
  • Repository: R5 Name: Dale M Crawford Personal library
  • Source: S170 Title: Pioneers of Wiregrass Georgia, Edition: 7th printing, 1984, Volume: 1 Abbreviation: PWG, Vol 1 Author: Editor: Folks Huxford Publication: Folks Huxford, Homerville, Georgia, 1948 Repository: #R5
  1. Source: #S130 Page: page 24
  2. Source: #S130 Page: page 24
  3. Source: #S130 Page: page 24
  4. Source: #S130 Page: page 25
  5. Source: #S130 Page: page 24
  6. Source: #S170 Page: pages 38-40.
  7. Source: #S170 Page: pages 38-40.
  8. Source: #S170 Page: pages 38-40.
  9. Source: #S170 Page: pages 38-40.
  10. Source: #S170 Page: pages 38-40.
  11. Source: #S170 Page: pages 38-40.
  12. Source: #S170 Page: pages 38-40.

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