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Landon C. Carter
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Birth: 1826
Carter County
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 11, 1896
Carter County
Tennessee, USA

Landon Carter was one among the most active supporters of the Union cause in Carter County.He was at the burning of the Union Bridge and was Captain of the "Turkey Town Company" in the Carter County rebellion against the Confederate authorities.He served first in Co. C, 4th Tenn. Vol. Infantry [USA] then as Captain of Co. H, 13th Tenn. Vol. Cavalry [USA], until mustering out 5 Sept 1865. Captain Carter was a brave man and an efficient officer, possessing a bright ,genial disposition.{Ref. for military service:"History of the 13th Reg. TN. Vol. Cavalry."} 
 
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 Spouses:
  Deborah Debitha Ellis Carter (1829 - 1864)
  Elizabeth A. Cameron Carter (1838 - 1876)
  Rebecca Garland Hart (1853 - 1929)
 
 Children:
  William Jackson Carter (1849 - 1914)*
  James Gibson Carter (1851 - 1923)*
  Luta B. Carter Daniel (1887 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ellis Cemetery
Carter County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Dale Jenkins
Record added: Jul 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93958066
Landon C. Carter
Added by: Loyal Limb
 
Landon C. Carter
Added by: Loyal Limb
 
Landon C. Carter
Added by: Loyal Limb
 
 
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You are remembered as a courageous soldier who bravely server your country. Rest in honor sir!
- Cpt. Loyal Limb U.S. Army (Retired)
 Added: Oct. 27, 2013
Cpt Landon C. Carter, Company H, 13th Tennessee Volunteer Cavalry, USA. Enlisted and mustered in December 31, 1863 at age 38. The Union Forever!
- Roger
 Added: Jul. 15, 2013
 
 
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