|Death: ||Feb., 1867|
Leading figure in the political history of the Cherokee Nation.Husb. of Jane Riley Carter; parents of Richard Riley; Alexander T.; John Ross; Judge Benj.Wisner Carter; Diana(W.Parrott); Sallie F.(Looney Rattling Gourd); Thos. Jefferson; Nancy; David Tecumseh; Osceola Parvel Carter; & Jennie Pocahantas Carter. He was the son of Nathaniel Carter who was a white captive of Indians(c 1780) kept in the Cherokee Nation, eventually attending school in the East. Judge David Carter was Assoc.Justice and later Chief Justice of the Cherokee Supreme Court; delegate to Washington D.C.; Superintendent of the Cherokee Nation schools; and editor at the Cherokee Advocate (Nation newspaper).
John Ross Carter (1834 - 1896)*
Benjamin Wisner Carter (1837 - 1894)*
Carter Family Cemetery
Plot: l mi.So.of Tahlequah - destroyed
Created by: Patricia Mechling
Record added: Nov 22, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12462393
Respect from your 4th great GranddaughterDirect descendant of David Tecumseh Carter|
Added: Nov. 13, 2015
Respects and Memory Eternal to our ancestor. G Hunt Direct descendant of Nathanial Carter Cherokee Nation.|
Added: Oct. 25, 2015
Added: Sep. 28, 2013
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