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Elijah John Carman
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Birth: Apr. 16, 1846
Oakland County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 1920
Gratiot County
Michigan, USA

Elijah John was the son of John Carman B-1820 and his wife Elizabeth Skutt B-1824.

Siblings: Mary, Jane, Elias...
CIVIL WAR soldier: Co. B, 11 MI Cavalry.
Elijah married 1) Emeline Biggs (4/1850-7/20/1918) on 6/26/1866 in Clinton, Lenawee, MI.

3 CARMAN children with Emeline:

1. William Carman (1867-11/13/1945); m. Myrtie Skutt.

2. George Carman B-1870.

3. Edward J. Carman (7/8/1871-8/25/1916); m. Mary Brittamark Davidson.
... Children: Don, Mayjle ...m. Flossie M. Lamphere.
Elijah married 2) Martha Fuller (1/1858-3/24/1930) on 9/09/1878 in Middlebury, Shiawassee, Michigan.

10 CARMAN children with Martha:

4. Leonard Carman B-5/1879; m. Betsey Randall.

5. Caroline Carman B-5/1883; m. Charles H. Witherell.

6. Irene Carman B-4/1885; m. Alfred Sisco.

7. Gertia Carman B-5/1887; m. David Crawley.

8. Bertha Belle Carman B-1889; m. 1) George McNutt; m. 2) Alfred Shellito.
...16 Shellito children.

9. John Carman (3/21/1892-7/19/1980); m. Bertha Thayer Ross.
...Memorial # 90559443

10. Nora Carman B-1/1894; m. Fred Randall.

11. Dora Carman (1/14/1894-11/7/1979); m. Phillip Chubb. Burial Ford Cemetery, Elba Twp, Bannister, Gratiot, MI.
...5 Chubb children: Beatrice, Earl, Bertha, Alva, William
Memorial # 14025150

12. Mable Carman B-5/1898; m. Leo W. Morse.

13. Della Carman B-6/1898.
1850 Census for Vernon, Shiawassee, MI:
John Carman M 53 Canada
Elizabeth Carman F 47 New York
Mary Carman F 12 New York
Jane Carman F 7 Michigan
Elijah Carman M 4 Michigan
Elias Carman M 1 Michigan
Gilbert Fulton M 19 New York

1880 Census for Elba, Gratiot, MI:
self Elijah Carman M 35 MI
wife Martha Carman F 23 Canada
son William Carman M 12 MI
son George Carman M 10 MI
son Edward Carman M 7 MI
son Leonard Carman M 1 MI

1894 Census for Elba, Gratiot, MI:
husband Elijah Carman M 47
wife Martha Carman F 36
son Leonard Carman M 15
daughter Caroline Carman F 11
daughter Rena Carman F 9
daughter Gertie Carman F 7
daughter Bertha Carman F 4
son John Carman M 2
daughter Nora Carman F 0
daughter Dora Carman F 0
boarder William Carman M 25
boarder Edward Carman M 21

1900 Census for Ovid Twp., Clinton, MI:
head Elijah Carman M 54 Michigan
wife Martha Carman F 42 Canada Eng
son Leonard Carman M 21 Michigan
daughter Caroline Carman F 17 MI
daughter Irene Carman F 15 MI
daughter Gertia Carman F 13 MI
daughter Bertha Carman F 11 MI
son John Carman M 8 Michigan
daughter Dora Carman F 6 MI
daughter Nora Carman F 6 MP
daughter Mable Carman F 2 MI
daughter Della Carman F 2 MI
brother John Foulton M 68 New York
nephew Alfred Sisco M 31 MI

1910 Census for Elba, Gratiot, MI:
self Elijah Carman M 64y MI
wife Martha Carman F 52y Canada
dau Nora Carman F 16y MI
dau Dora Carman F 16y MI
dau Mabel Carman F 13y MI
dau Hattie Carman F 9y MI
Charlotte Fuller F 80y Canada
All research by Fraya Weiss, 2012. 
Family links: 
  Bertha Belle Carman Shellito (1888 - 1936)*
*Calculated relationship
Ford Cemetery
Gratiot County
Michigan, USA
Maintained by: Christopher snider
Originally Created by: Patricia L. Smith
Record added: May 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89841220
Elijah John Carman
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Elijah John Carman
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Elijah John Carman
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Great granddaughter, Harriet
- Harriet Pavlawk
 Added: Mar. 27, 2013

- Mary E. Warner
 Added: Oct. 5, 2012

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