Captain Nathaniel Carter, Jr.

Captain Nathaniel Carter, Jr.[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10]

Male 1735 - 1812  (76 years)

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  • Born 17 Dec 1735  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 9
    • He is also listed in the complied vital records of Leominster, this probably being a record of the early settlers.
    History Abt 1761 to say 1771  Stoddard, Cheshire County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • About 1761, they moved to Stoddard, New Hampshire. [5]
    History say 1771 to death  Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Before 1787, he returned to Leominster before the death of his first wife. [5]
    • He lived on the Bee Hill farm with his father. [5]
    • He was a lieutenant in Capt. Joshua Wood's Company and marched to the alarm of 19 April 1775 to Cambridge. He served for 12 days. He later was Captain of the 1st Leominster Company, Col. Abijah Stearn's Regiment, He was commissioned a Captain 23 March 1776. He marched to Williamstown 22 August 1777 and served for 11 days. Later he was under Col. Job Cushing and served from 5 September 1777 to 12 October 1777 in the Northern Department. [8]
    Died 13 Mar 1812  Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 9
    • He died of lung fever. [9]
    Full Review Completed 6 Jan 2020 
    Buried Pine Grove Cemetery, Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gravestone of Captain Nathaniel Carter
    Gravestone of Captain Nathaniel Carter
    Plot: G-20
    Siblings 10 siblings 
    Person ID I12840 
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2020 

    Father Nathaniel Carter,   b. 1706, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1787, Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Thankful Sawyer,   b. 1715,   d. 5 Dec 1755, Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 09 Feb 1731/32  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3338  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Dorothy Joslin,   b. 10 May 1741,   d. 27 Jan 1787, Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  [4, 5, 6, 9
    Marriage Intentions 15 Mar 1760  Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Marriage Intentions of Nathaniel Carter and Dorothy Joslin
    Marriage Intentions of Nathaniel Carter and Dorothy Joslin
    Married 26 Jun 1760  Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 9
    • Issue:
      1. Susannah Carter
      2. Dorothy Carter
      3. Nathaniel Carter (1770-1850) [5]
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F8247  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Prudence Wilder,   b. 24 Jul 1751, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1797  (Age 45 years)  [5, 10
    Married 20 May 1790  Winchendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 10
    • Issue:
      1. Elisha Carter (1791-1799)
      2. Beaman Carter (1794-1799) [5, 9]
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F8245  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Dec 1735 - Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage Intentions - 15 Mar 1760 - Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Jun 1760 - Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - Abt 1761 to say 1771 - Stoddard, Cheshire County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - say 1771 to death - Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 May 1790 - Winchendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Mar 1812 - Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Pine Grove Cemetery, Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2001] ----------- Primary Sources -------------.

    2. [S188] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Marriage Intentions of Nathaniel Carter and Dorothy Joslin

    3. [S2002] ------------- Secondary Sources -------------.

    4. [S1075] Bailey, Frederic W. Early Massachusetts Marriages Prior to 1800 - Worcester County, (New Haven, Connecticut: Bureau of American Ancestry, 1897).

    5. [S234] Carter, Clara A and Sarah A. Carter. Carter - A Genealogy of the Descendants of Samuel and Thomas, sons of Rev. Samuel Carter, (Clinton, Massachusetts: W. J. Coulter, Courant Office, 1887).

    6. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com).
      Memorial ID 49392116 Capt Nathaniel Carter, Jr

    7. [S464] Nourse, Henry S. The Birth, Marriage and Death Register, Church Records and Epitaphs of Lancaster, Massachusetts 1643-1850, (Lancaster, Massachusetts: Henry S. Nourse, 1890).

    8. [S1770] Secretary of the Commonwealth. Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolutionary War Volume 3, (Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Company, 1897).

    9. [S692] Systematic History Fund. Vital Records of Leominster, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, (Vital Records of Leominster, Mass).

    10. [S1769] Wooden, Emily Beaman. The Beaman and Clark Genealogy: A History of the Descendants of Gamaliel Beaman and Sarah Clark of Dorchester and Lancaster, Mass. 1635-1909, (Rochester, New York: Emily Beaman Wooden, 1909).



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