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Adam Carnahan
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Birth: 1798
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 1861
Walnut (Bureau County)
Bureau County
Illinois, USA

Died age 62. Husband of Mary Hill Carnahan and father to Mary Carnahan Whitver, wife of John Whitver who are also buried in this cemetery.

On 5 Nov 1822, Adam "Carmingham" married Mary Hill in Tuscarawas Co., OH. In the 1830 US Census for Sugarcreek Twp., Tuscarawas Co, OH; Adam "Carnigham" was the head of household consisting of 1 male 0-4, 1 male 5-9, 1 male 30-39, 1 female 5-9, 1 female 15-19, and 1 female 20-29 [The identity of the 15-19 year old female is currently unknown.]. In the 1840 US Census for York, Tuscarawas, OH; Adam Carnahan was the head of household consisting of 1 male 0-4, 1 male 5-9, 2 males 10-15, 1 male 40-49, 1 female 5-9, 1 female 15-19, and 1 female 30-39. In the 1850 US Census for Warwich, Tuscarawas, OH; Adam "Camaham", age 52, b. in VA, was the head of household including wife, Mary, age 48, b. in PA., son Joseph, age 16, b. in OH and son Silas, age 13, b. in OH. Adam d. 13 Mar 1861 in Walnut, Bureau, Ill and is buried there in Walnut Cemetery. Mary (Hill) Carnahan, his wife, was b. 1802 in PA, d. 15 Jan 1891 in Walnut, Bureau, Ill and is buried there next to her husband. I've identified the complete set of children as follows:

1. Mary, b. 17 Sep 1823, Dove, Tuscarawas, OH, m. 18 Feb 1844 to John Whitver, d. 12 Feb 1914 in Bureau Co., Ill and buried in Walnut Cemetery.
2. Thomas, b. abt. 1825, Tuscarawas Co., OH.
3. William, b. 19 Jul 1826 in Tuscarawas Co., OH., d. 22 Mar 1905.
4. Alvina, b. abt 1831, Tuscarawas Co. OH.
5. Joseph, b. abt. 1834, Tuscarawas Co., OH.
6. Silas, b. abt 1837, Tuscarawas Co. OH, d. (Civil War Soldier) of disease 3 Sep 1861 in Wyanet, Ill.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Hill Carnahan (1802 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Ann Carnahan Whitver (1823 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Adam Carnahan, Died Mar 13, 1861, Aged 62 yr.
 
Burial:
Walnut Cemetery
Walnut (Bureau County)
Bureau County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section D, Grave 2034, Lot 152
 
Created by: David Wahrenberger
Record added: Mar 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66451444
Adam Carnahan
Added by: David Wahrenberger
 
 
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- Patsy Carnahan Ryan
 Added: Apr. 7, 2011
 
 
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