He was the son of William Carter Don Carlos and Martha Patsey (Vines) Don Carlos. He was grandson of Archelaus Carloss and Fanny (Carter) Carloss. Gr grandson of John Carloss and Ann Carloss of New Kent Virginia. Americus was a Methodist minister in Payson , Illinois & lived in Jacksonville, ILL.He also studied law with his father.
Siblings to Americus were -
Mary Lane Don CARLOS b May 7 , 1800 d 1863 Knox Cy ,TN m Isaac Bright HINES May 14 , 1814
Archibald Don CARLOS b aft 1800 , East TN m Elizabeth KIDD June 23 , 1825
Thomas Don CARLOS b aft 1810 , VA m Nancy
Emer Don CARLOS m William ADAMS
Harriet Don CARLOS m William BUTLER
Mary E Don CARLOS m William CHAPPELL
Paul P Don CARLOS
Sarah A Don CARLOS m John DRAKEFORD
Americus Vespucci Don Carlos Married Rebecca Goodner 12 OCT 1843,Washington, Illinois.
Children of Rebecca GOODNER and Americus DON CARLOS
i. America Luna DON CARLOS was born ABT. 1848 in Illinois. She married Joseph WANKLE 1 JAN 1874 in Morgan County, Illinois.
ii. Laura DON CARLOS was born ABT. 1849 in Illinois. She married J.A. WEMPLE.
iii. Alice DON CARLOS was born in Clinton, Illinois/Clinton, De Witt Co., IL. She married Martin VOGEL 1 JAN 1874 in Morgan County, Illinois.
iv. Harry E. DON CARLOS was born July 25, 1863. Harry married Nellie M. JACKSON 14 AUG 1889 in Adair County, Iowa.He married Alice Louisa Cooke, 1896.