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Mary Carver

Mary Carver
Born [date unknown] in Diamond, Daviess, Missouri, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 29 Oct 2009
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Biography

US Black Heritage Project
Mary Carver is a part of US Black heritage.
Notables Project
Mary Carver is Notable.

Mary was the mother of George Washington Carver, who was born in the Missouri town of Diamond. His mother and older brother were the only slaves of Moses and Susan Carver, who were successful, small-scale farmers. His mother disappeared, presumed kidnapped by slave raiders, while George was an infant. He became both free and orphaned at about the same time. The childless Carvers raised George and his brother as their own children.[1]

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  1. http://www.history.com/topics/black-history/george-washington-carver


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No offense intended, but how is Mary Carver a Notable?
posted by Rob Neff