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Rev John M Carpenter
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Birth: Aug. 10, 1810
Brunswick County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1898
Bell County
Texas, USA

Rev John was a Methodist circuit rider arriving in Texas in 1853. The cemetery is located on his homestead. He is mentioned in the History of Bell County as supporting the families of CSA men away at war in the 1860s. Later owners of the homestead were Holcomb and Ramsey. the farm was sold in 1948 to a Dr Woodson. The original homes stood until the 1970s when an arsonist torched both of them. 
 
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 Children:
  J. W. Carpenter*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Carpenter Cemetery
Temple
Bell County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Colonel Jim
Record added: Feb 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65905411
Rev John M Carpenter
Added by: Gray Carpenter Church
 
Rev John M Carpenter
Added by: Colonel Jim
 
Rev John M Carpenter
Added by: Colonel Jim
 
 
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His wife was Elizabeth Horn #65905540. He was the son of John Carpenter & Rachel Brewer & the grand-son of William Carpenter & Mary Whilhoit (Wilhite).
- Larry Carpenter
 Added: Sep. 2, 2013

- Lance
 Added: Dec. 2, 2012
REST IN PEACE..
- SFC Frank Irons Sr. Retired US Army 1977
 Added: May. 17, 2012
 
 
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