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

Patriot of the American Revolution

Pvt South Carolina Militia "Marion's Brigade"
Under Gen'l Francis Marion 'The Swamp Fox'
Born c1745 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, who are the parents of three Revolutionary Soldiers, Isaac, Thomas and Matthew, 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 & (Griffin Mizell) Note: Susannah & Griffin made their home in Georgia.
2)Matthew Jr Carter & ([1]Mary Rester [2]Ann Nancy Goff)
3)Jane Carter
4)William Carter & (Mary Goff)
5)Cassandra Carter & (Edmund Goff)
6)Naomi Carter & (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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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
Rest in peace.
- Sharlotte Donnelly
 Added: Nov. 25, 2011
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