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Sarah York Carter
Birth: Aug. 25, 1812
Bethel
Oxford County
Maine, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1888
Glenbar
Graham County
Arizona, USA

Born at Bethel, Oxford Co., Maine. Daughter of Peter York & Abiah Russell. Wife of William Furlsbury Carter. She lived in Nauvoo, IL at the time of the martyrdom of Joseph & Hyrum Smith. She came with one of the earliest companies of Saints to the Salt Lake Valley. In the fall of 1883 they pioneered their way to Arizona with a company of several other families. She drove one of the covered wagons all the way from Santaquin, UT to the Gila Valley. 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter York (1779 - 1862)
  Abiah Russell York (1781 - 1831)
 
 Spouse:
  William Furlsbury Carter (1811 - 1888)
 
 Children:
  Peter York Carter (1832 - 1902)*
  Abiah Russell Carter Robbins (1834 - 1876)*
  Lyman White Carter (1836 - 1873)*
  William Carter (1838 - 1841)*
  Hannah Libby Carter Robbins (1841 - 1930)*
  Martha York Carter Swasey (1843 - 1878)*
  Sarah Melissa Carter Topham (1846 - 1879)*
  William Aaron Carter (1848 - 1926)*
  Edwin Lavan Carter (1851 - 1918)*
  Charlotte York Carter Wilkins (1856 - 1943)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary York Bartlett (1801 - 1836)*
  Thacher York (1803 - 1873)*
  Abraham Russell York (1805 - 1878)*
  Aaron Mereon York (1807 - 1881)*
  Daniel Grout York (1810 - 1882)*
  Sarah York Carter (1812 - 1888)
  Martha Eames York Carter (1814 - 1897)*
  Alban Parish Kilgore York (1817 - 1817)*
  Charlotte Willis York Pearl (1818 - 1900)*
  Melissa D. York Russell (1821 - 1881)*
  Hester Ann York Thissell (1823 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Pima Cemetery
Graham County
Arizona, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 32.89209, -109.83294
 
Maintained by: Alan L. York
Originally Created by: David M. Habben
Record added: Feb 04, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10426360
Sarah <i>York</i> Carter
Added by: Brad York
 
Sarah <i>York</i> Carter
Added by: Alan L. York
 
 
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Remembering you today!
- Trudy
 Added: Aug. 25, 2016
Rest in peace.
- Amanda Fox
 Added: Jun. 9, 2014
One day these will be real flowers on your headstone, for now forget me nots seem appropriate! your 4th great granddaughter!
- Stephanie Shipman
 Added: Mar. 10, 2013
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