|Birth: ||Nov. 28, 1826|
Her maiden name was Fitz: her middle name was Ann; her date of birth was 28 Nov 1826, and her husband was Silas (# 27974992) The source of the information is: Cowles, Albert E. 1905. Past and Present of the City of Lansing and Ingham County, Michigan. Lansing, MI: Michigan Historical Publishing Association, pp. 241-242.
Ionia Daily Sentinel, 6 Apr 1911
Mary Ann Fitz was born at Lockport, New York, Nov. 28, 1824, where she lived with her parents until the age of 18 years, when she was united in marriage to Silas S. Carter, May 14, 1842.
To this union were born eleven children, Loring J., Harrison R., Maryett, Martha J., Silas F., Franklin L., William M., Herbert O., who have gone before to greet her home. Mason J., of Stockbridge, George E., of Ionia, Cyrus A., of Crystal, who survive her.
In the year of 1849 she moved with her husband to Ingham county, Michigan, where they resided until the death of her husband, June 18, 1864, leaving her with a large family to care for.
In 1883 she moved from her old home to Olive, Clinton county, where she lived until last August when she moved to her home 716 Harrison street, Ionia, where she died Sunday morning, April 2, at six o'clock, 1911 at the age of 86 years, four months and five days. Besides her children she leaves one sister, one brother, several grand children and many friends to mourn her loss. The remains were accompanied by relatives to Stockbridge, where the funeral was held at M.E. church. Interment Oak Lawn cemetery.
Silas S Carter (1819 - 1864)
Loring Jerome Carter (1844 - 1853)*
Maryette Carter (1848 - 1848)*
Mason Josiah Carter (1850 - 1939)*
Martha Jane Carter (1852 - 1861)*
Silas Fayette Carter (1854 - 1861)*
Franklin Lafayette Carter (1857 - 1861)*
William Milo Carter (1859 - 1861)*
Cyrus Adelbert Carter (1861 - 1938)*
Herbert Orman Carter (1863 - 1865)*
Created by: Sharon W
Record added: Jul 01, 2008
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