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Cordelia "Delia" Lane Carter
Original name: Cordelia Lane Carter
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Birth: Feb. 10, 1848
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1936
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Cordelia Lane, and twin sister Ciscelia Lane, were born February 10, 1848 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, the daughters of William West Lane & second wife Maria Burr (Clark) Lane. Her parents both died on the trek to Utah, and she was raised by half-brother Davis Clark. She married William Huntington Carter, son of Samuel & Hannah Huntington Carter, October 15, 1865 in Salt Lake City, Utah. They were the parents of eight children. Cordelia died December 4, 1936 at the home of her daughter Clora Wilson, in Salt Lake City, Utah.

-published in The Provo Daily Herald Dec 6, 1936


SPRINGVILLE-funeral services for Mrs. Delia Carter, 84, widow of William Carter, pioneer resident of Springville, will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Third ward chapel. Burial will be in the city cemetery.

Mrs. Carter who died Saturday morning at the home of her daughter Mrs. Chloe Wilson in Salt Lake City was born in Council Bluffs, Iowa, in 1852. She came to Utah with her half-brother, Davis Clark, after her parents died on the plains.

She was an active Latter-day Saint all her life.

Surviving are one son, S.H. Carter, Price; a daughter, Mrs. Wilson, Salt Lake City; seven grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; and one sister, Mrs. Emma Dunham, Dunlap, Iowa.

{date of birth is incorrect- born 1848, twin of Ciscelia Lane}

Family links: 
  William West Lane (1797 - 1852)
  Mariah Burr Lane (1806 - 1852)
  William W Carter (1843 - 1920)
  William Lane Carter (1866 - 1881)*
  John Samuel Carter (1868 - 1930)*
  Ernest Huntington Carter (1871 - 1906)*
  Fredrick Henry Carter (1873 - 1937)*
  Cora Carter (1880 - 1882)*
  Clora Carter Wilson (1883 - 1962)*
  Harriet Clark (1828 - 1839)**
  Alpheus Clark (1830 - 1839)**
  Davis Clark (1832 - 1905)**
  Catharine Mariah Lane Myers (1832 - 1882)**
  Nancy Phipps Lane Blackburn (1833 - 1902)**
  Flora Clark O'Banion (1836 - 1860)**
  Merrill Lane (1837 - 1865)**
  Enoch Alpheus Clark (1838 - 1914)**
  Lavina Lane (1843 - 1853)*
  Sara J. Lane Greenwalt (1844 - 1912)*
  Ciscelia Lane Clark (1848 - 1924)*
  Cordelia Lane Carter (1848 - 1936)
  Emma Lane Dunham (1850 - 1942)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Incorrect year of birth on headstone- should be 1848 (she was a twin & twin sister' headstone & all documentation show 1848
Historic Springville Cemetery
Utah County
Utah, USA
Plot: Blk. 14 Lot 1 Pos. 6
Maintained by: L. Finley
Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So...
Record added: Feb 02, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 61999
Cordelia Delia <i>Lane</i> Carter
Added by: L. Finley
Cordelia Delia <i>Lane</i> Carter
Added by: Dan Convery #46800076
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Rest in Peace
- L. Finley
 Added: Apr. 20, 2009

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