Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Carters in:
 • Carter Cemetery
 • Elizabethton
 • Carter County
 • Tennessee
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
William Blount Carter
Birth: Oct. 22, 1792
Death: Apr. 17, 1848

US Congressman. Born in Elizabethton, Tennessee, he served as a Colonel during the War of 1812. He was a member of the Tennessee State House of Representatives, served in the Tennessee State Senate and delegate to the Tennessee State constitutional convention in 1834. In 1835, he was elected as an Anti-Jacksonian to the Twenty-fourth Congress and as a Whig to the Twenty-fifth and Twenty-sixth Congresses, serving until 1841. He died at age 55 in Elizabethton, Tennessee. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Landon Carter (1760 - 1800)
  Elizabeth Macklin Carter (1765 - 1842)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Inks Carter (1810 - 1829)*
 
 Children:
  William L Carter (____ - 1822)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alfred Moore Carter (1784 - 1850)*
  John Maclin Carter (1786 - 1789)**
  Benjamin Carter (1787 - 1866)*
  Eliza Massengil Carter Gillespie (1787 - ____)*
  Sarah Stewart Carter Brewer (1789 - 1879)*
  William Blount Carter (1792 - 1848)
  Mary Cocke Carter Taylor (1799 - 1840)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Carter Cemetery
Elizabethton
Carter County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Sep 29, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7931751
William Blount Carter
Added by: Dr. Bob Schneider
 
William Blount Carter
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Jacinda Gilliam
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- SFC Kathline Forrester
 Added: Sep. 23, 2016

- Tom A. Hawk
 Added: Apr. 17, 2015
Happy Birthday
- Mike Caldwell
 Added: Oct. 22, 2014
There are 23 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.0 after 19 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service