Born to Samuel Kit Carson and Minnie Haseltine (Grant) Carson in Coryell County, Texas on 21 Mar 1916. He had a brother, Almon Monroe (1906-1975). Joined the US Army 3 Oct 1942 and was released 13 May 1943. In the year of 1959 he married Dessie Lee Hair in Coryell county. They had a daughter, Nora Jean.