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Edward William Carter[1, 2]

Male 1862 - 1935  (73 years)


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  • Name Edward William Carter  [3, 4
    Born 1862  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    FamilySearch ID LTFL-NHV 
    FindaGrave Memorial ID 154480161 
    Immigrated 1868 
    to America 
    Occupation Bridge tender for Gray's Ferry Bridge  [9
    Occupation 1880  [5
    Worked in Cotton Mill 
    Resided 1900  Philadelphia city Ward 36, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Relationship Susan's Ancestor 
    Died Jul 1935  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Buried Arlington Cemetery, Upper Darby, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Person ID I105  Main
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2018 

    Father Joseph McCarter,   b. Abt 1818, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Ann Farrell,   b. Abt 1832, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F1223  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Benson, "Jennie",   b. 1 Jan 1865, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1951, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1885  1906 Pine St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Children 
     1. Joseph Carter,   b. 13 Jun 1890, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Esther "Essie" Carter,   b. 1891, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1946, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    +3. Jennie Carter,   b. 1895, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Evelyn B. Carter,   b. 1898, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1975, Sharon Hill, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     5. Martha Carter,   b. 23 Jun 1899, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1927, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     6. Edna Carter,   b. 24 Nov 1901, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +7. Edward William Carter, Jr.,   b. 1 Oct 1905, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1964, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Documents
    Carter - Benson Marriage Certificate
    Carter - Benson Marriage Certificate
    15 Jul 1885. Edward William Carter and Jennie Benson, 1906 Pine St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2006 
    Family ID F75  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1862 - Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jul 1885 - 1906 Pine St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Arlington Cemetery, Upper Darby, PA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Documents
    Joseph McCarter and family, immigration record. Arrival Date: 	1 Jun 1868, New York. Port of Departure: Liverpool, England
Place of Origin: Ireland
Ethnicity/Race/Nationality:Irish
Ship Name: Cynosure
    Joseph McCarter and family, immigration record. Arrival Date: 1 Jun 1868, New York. Port of Departure: Liverpool, England Place of Origin: Ireland Ethnicity/Race/Nationality:Irish Ship Name: Cynosure
    Edward Carter family - 1870 US Census
    Edward Carter family - 1870 US Census
    (Lines 4 -9)
    Martha Carter - death certificate
    Martha Carter - death certificate
    Edward William Carter - Baptism Record
    Edward William Carter - Baptism Record
    Hope Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, PA 13 May 1906.

  • Notes 
    • Immigrated to America in 1868, Electrician

      Original name was McCarter - changed in USA.

      1880 US Census: Age 17 "Works in Cotton Mill" [15, 16]

    FamilySearch ID:

    FindaGrave Memorial ID:

  • Sources 
    1. [S6] Jane Carter, (Interviews and family photos).

    2. [SAuth] John Spencer Howell, Jr., John Spencer Howell, Jr., (http://www.jhowell.com/ jhowell@jhowell.com).

    3. [S1735] FamilySearch.org, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), accessed 25 Aug 2018), entry for Edward William Carter, person ID LTFL-NHV. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1735] FamilySearch.org, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), accessed 20 Sep 2018), entry for Edward William Carter, person ID LTFL-NHV. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S671] 1880 U.S. Census, Philadelphia, PA page 10, district 127, 5 Bowery Place, age 17 (Reliability: 0).

    6. [S690] 1870 U.S. Census, age 7, Implies b. bet. 7 Jun 1863 - 6 Jun 1864, Philadelphia Co., Ward 8, Dist 22. (Reliability: 0).

    7. [S826] 1920 US Census, Age 57 implies b. 1862-1863. (Reliability: 0).

    8. [S864] 1900 U.S. Census, b.1862 (Reliability: 0).

    9. [S6] Jane Carter, (Interviews and family photos), 2003 interview. (Reliability: 0).

    10. [S1701] FamilySearch Family Tree (http://www.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), accessed 20 Sep 2018), entry for Edward William Carter, person ID LTFL-NHV. (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S6] Jane Carter, (Interviews and family photos), 5 sep 2003 (Reliability: 0).

    12. [S1656] Findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/154480161/edward-william-carter (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S8] WR Boyer, 6 sep 2003 (Reliability: 0).

    14. [S1384] Marriage Certificate - Carter-Benson, (Photo of certificate on file), "15 July 1885, Edward William Carter and Jennie Benson, 1906 Pine St., Philadelphia, PA" (Reliability: 0).

    15. [S864] 1900 U.S. Census, electrician (Reliability: 0).

    16. [S864] 1900 U.S. Census, Immigrated to America in 1868 (Reliability: 0).