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Matthew Carter, Sr
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Birth: 1750
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 1812
Mississippi, USA

Matthew died in what was then called the 'Mississippi Territory' which is now Jackson Co., MS.

Patriot of the American Revolution

Pvt South Carolina Militia "Marion's Brigade"
Under Gen'l Francis Marion 'The Swamp Fox'
Born ca1745 Cumberland County NC. The Carter family moved to Georgia and settled in Effingham County between 1786 and 1790 and were cut off into Bulloch County when it was created out of Effingham in 1795.

Son of Matthew & Patience [Lamb?]Carter of North Carolina, parents of three Revolutionary Soldiers, Isaac, Thomas and Matthew, (all migrated to the Mississippi Territory.)

Georgia Passport;
Matthew Carter, Sr., 1811, with wife, 2 children, 2 slaves;
Matthew Carter, Jr., with wife, 2 children, 1 slave;
William Carter, with wife;
Matthew and Cassandra's children include;
1) Susannah Carter mrd Griffin Mizell, Note: Susannah & Griffin made their home in Georgia.
2) Matthew Jr Carter mrd ([1]Mary Rester and [2]Ann Nancy Goff)
3) Jane Carter
4) William Carter mrd Mary Goff
5) Cassandra Carter mrd Edmund Goff
6) Naomi Carter mrd William Goff

Family links: 
  Cassandra Barbour Carter (1760 - 1833)*
  Matthew Carter (1781 - 1858)*
  William Carter (1783 - 1852)*
  Naomi Carter Goff (1788 - 1829)*
  Cassandra Carter Goff (1789 - ____)*
  Jane Carter (1795 - 1856)*
*Calculated relationship
Carter Cemetery No 1
Jackson County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Linda Ellis
Record added: Aug 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40542718
Matthew Carter, Sr
Added by: Linda Ellis
Matthew Carter, Sr
Added by: Linda Ellis
Matthew Carter, Sr
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Matthew Carter, Sr is one of my Revolutionary War Patriots. I wish I could prove the genealogy through the later generations for another DAR patriot!
- Linda Davis
 Added: Jul. 31, 2015
May you rest in eternal peace.Your 5X Great Grandson.
- Frank Schneider Jr
 Added: Mar. 25, 2015
In memory of Matthew Carter, Sr. and in gratitude for his service in the Revolutionary War.
- Georgia Girl
 Added: Apr. 1, 2014
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