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Isaac C Carr, Sr
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1834, Canada
Death: Jun. 6, 1925
Caledonia
Kent County
Michigan, USA

Surnames Carr and Monks came in from Canada into Ionia Co., MI @ 1830-1850. Son of John and Jane Carr buried in
Pinckney Cemetery.

Isaac Carr married Dorcas Ann Monk(s) 20 Dec. 1855 Ionia Co., MI., the daughter of Phillip B. Monk(s) and Elizabeth Cull.

Isaac and Dorcas A. Carr had 11 children:

Their 4th child was "Tina" Lodema(Lodena) Jane Carr b. 8 July 1864 Keene, Ionia Co., MI. who married 1/h Edward Smith Hover 14 May 1881, Lowell, Kent Co., MI.(Div) m. 2/h Frank Freeman Foster 12 Sep. 1886 Ionia, Ionia Co., MI.(Div)3/h m. Charles Lee 4/h Clifford E.Udall-Udell 2 July, 1898 Portage Co., OH., (Div)5/h Harold W. Bascom m. 19 Dec. 1906 Trumbell Co., OH.(Div) 6/h Harrison L Smith m. 8 July 1909 Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Divorced 1914 Seattle, King Co., WA. Married for a last time 7/m to a Mr. Thomas.

She was the 1st wife of my grandfather Frank Freeman Foster. After Lodema Jane Foster and Frank Foster divorced
Frank F. Foster m. 2/w Elfa Rose Babcock 26 Apr. 1897 Grand Rapids, MI. (my gpts)(Div) Elfa Foster m. 2/h Herbert Monks s/o John J. Monk(s) and Emma Switzer Monks of Saranac, MI., Jan 15, 1918 Detroit, MI. Lodema Jane Carr's 4/h Clifford E. Udall m. 1898 Hiram, Portage Co., Ohio. 1900 living
Chagrin Falls, Cuyahoga Co., OH. as "Tena" Udall. April 1907 living in Cuyaghoa Co., OH. 1910 Census living with 5th husband Harrison L. Smith in State of Washington. They petitioned for divorce in 1911 in Seattle, King Co., WA. but reconciled then Harrison L. Smith divorced her in absentia in 1914. Last he knew she had moved back to Michigan and living with her parents in Lowell, Kent Co., MI.
I believe she remarried to a Mr. Thomas moved back to State of Washington and was admitted to
Western Regional Mental Hospital in Fort Stellacoom, Pierce Co., WA., and died there, grave 1511 Tina Thomas. Possibly
she and older brother Isaac Carr Jr. had same mental condition since they both died in mental institutions.

Other children of Isaac Carr and Dorcas Monks:
1. Isaac C. Carr Jr. m. 1/w Mary Ellen Reese
2/w Mary Gardener
3/w Eva--?
2. Warren Carr m. Ella Gebhart
3. Birdell S. Carr m. Emma Buck
4. Lodema Jane Carr m. 1/h Edward Smith Hover, 2nd/h Frank F.Foster 3/h Charles Lee 4/h Clifford E. Udall, 5/h Harold W. Bascom 6/h
Harrison L. Smith, 7th Mr. Thomas
5. Ford R. Carr m. Cora Northrup
6. Elizabeth Carr m. Realdus Carr (buried Pinckney Cem.)
7. Agnes Ann Carr m. Richard C. Rolls (Rowels)
8. Amasa S. Carr never married
9. Lena Carr m. 1/h Frank Case or Cave
2/h Ernest Bliss
10.Margaret Carr m. Harry Hal Cave
11.Eva R. Carr m. 1/h Oscar C. Carr 2/h James Tefft

Michigan Death Certificates 1921-1952
Isaac Carr, father John Carr, widowed, age 90 years
b.20 Aug. 1834 Canada, d. 6 June 1925 Caledonia, Kent Co., MI.

Obituary
"Lowell Ledger" on June 11, 1925 "Keene Center Cullings"
Isaac Carr, aged 93 years, who had been making his home with his daughter, Mrs. Jim Tebble (should be Tefft) until his health failed him when he went to Calendonia to his son's home, passed away and his funeral was held this Monday at the place. Burial at the Pinkney cemetery beside his wife.

Tombstone for Isaac Carr but no mention of Dorcas Monks Carr on his tombstone but in his obituary. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Carr (1799 - 1885)
  Jane Boyd Carr (1797 - 1881)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorcas Ann Monk(s) Carr (1837 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Isaac C Carr (1857 - 1908)*
  Warren Carr (1860 - 1938)*
  Birdell S Carr (1862 - 1949)*
  Lodema Jane Carr Thomas (1864 - 1917)*
  Ford Carr (1866 - 1934)*
  Elizabeth Carr (1870 - ____)*
  Amasa Carr (1875 - 1955)*
  Margaret Carr Cave (1881 - 1966)*
  Agnes Ann Carr Rolls (1882 - 1909)*
  Eva R Carr Tefft (1884 - 1943)*
 
 Sibling:
  Margarethe Carr White (1832 - 1911)*
  Isaac C Carr (1834 - 1925)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
age 90
 
Burial:
Pinckney Cemetery
Saranac
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Diane L. Webb
Originally Created by: Laura Plummer Ranville
Record added: Jul 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54860570
Isaac C Carr, Sr
Added by: Diane L. Webb
 
Isaac C Carr, Sr
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