Bible of Edward Carter

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Date: 1787 to 1872
Location: Loudoun County, Virginiamap
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These are eight pages of family records in the bible of Edward Carter, husband of Martha Violett. The first entry in the records shows their marriage on 1 May 1787. Edward and Martha were residents of Loudoun County, Virginia. The latest records are dated 1871 and 1872.

In 1965 the bible was in the possession of Marian Doan Enderton.

The following text is a transcript of the images attached to this entry. Please edit only for accuracy as a transcript. Long dashes (—) are used when content is unclear.

Source: Digital scans of reproductions of bible in the possession of Marian Doan Enderton in 1965.


Page 1 (Marriages)

Family Record. of Edward Carter
Edward Carter was married to
Martha Violett on May 1st 1787
May K. Carter was married
to Wm. H. McAlister November
20th 1871.

Page 2 (Marriages)

Family Record. of Edward Carter
Elizabeth Carter daughter of Edward
Carter & Martha was married Feb 14
1813 to Saml. Murray of Fauq Co Va
Alice Carter Married Nov 27 1817 to
Isreal Gibson
Presley Carter married in Jan 21st 1821
to Miss Charlotte Davies of Fauquier Co
Martha E Carter was married
April 25th 1830 to Abner Carter
Keturah R Carter was married
April 7th 1829 to Richard K Littleton
Landon L Carter was married
Nov 25th 1837 to Catharine M­urry
Joannah H Carter was married
October 17th 1838 to Philip Hopkins
George W. Anderson and Anna
Murray were married November 19

Page 3 (Births)

Family Record.
Edward Carter was born April
 1766 agd 74
Martha Violett was born March
17th 1767 the wife of Edward
Carter agd 71
Emma Grayson was
born April 19th 18—
Hebe Grayson was born March
31st 1844

Page 4 (Births)

Family Record.
of Edward & Martha Carter’s Children
Presley Carter was born July 11th
Elizabeth Carter was born Jan 13th 1794
Alice Carter was born Sept 24
Sarah Carter was born March 26
Martha E Carter was born April 19
Joanah H Carter was born March
11th 1805
Susan Carter was born July 1807
Keturah Reynold Carter was born
1810 Feb 26th

Page 5 (Births)

Family Record.
Landon L Carter was born August
22d 1812
Ca—ine E Carter was born
August 24th 1819
Gertrude Carter was born
16th Oct 1838 daughter of L L C
Ada Byren Carter was born
Apr 19th 1840
Alice Lee Carter was born Sept 3d 1842
Dallas P Carter born 18th April 1844
Edward L Carter born 5th December 1845
O—a Ella Carter born 12th January 1847
May Kossuth Carter was born Aug 12th 1852
Thomas Thornton Carter was born
June 17th 1833
Martha Ellen Carter was born April
28th 1835
Sarah Catharine Carter was born
December 28th 1836 an died
January 25th 1837

Page 6 (Deaths)

Family Record. of Edward Carter
Sarah Carter died July 21st 1826
aged 26 years 3 months & 25 days
Keturah R. Carter wife of Richard
K Littleton died March 2nd 1830
aged 20 years & 4 days
Susan Carter died Nov 18th 1833
aged 16 years & 4 months
Presley Carter died June 1–th 1834
agd 44 years 11 months 15 days
Martha E. Carter died March 12
1853 in the 49th year of her age
Emma Murray died July 18th
1852   consort of G W Anderson
Emma M. Anderson ^ died Nov-
ember 13th 1856 in Missouri

Page 7 (Deaths)

Family Record. of Edward Carter
Martha Carter Wife of Edward
Carter died April 9th 1838
Aged 71 years & 23 Days
Edward Carter died, Aug.
13th 1840 agd 74.

died July 11

Page 8 (Deaths)

Family Record. of L L Carter
Gertrude Carter died Sept.
4th 1839 aged 10 month 19 days
Dallas P. Carter died December
29th 1849
Landon L Carter Departed
this life February 1850
Ada Byren Carter Departed
This life April 2d 1852
Catherine E. Carter, widow
of L. L. Carter died July 11th 1854
Or—a E. Carter daughter of
Landon and Catherine Carter died
March 30th 1869
William H. McAlister died
November 26th 1871
Elizabeth Murray died 1872
Pike Co Mo

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