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Ramona Alberta "Mona" Carpenter
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1909
Nye County
Nevada, USA
Death: Oct. 19, 1917
Nye County
Nevada, USA

Her father and mother went to a neighbors ranch to pick kafir corn and the kids were left at home. They forgot to shut the chickens in and when they went out to shut them up. It was dark so they took the gun along, all cocked. One of them accidentally pulled the trigger and shot Mona, eight years old, through the entrails. It was a shotgun about six feet away and it just tore her stomach all up. They thought in the early days that putting flour on you would stop the bleeding, so they dumped about twenty-five pounds of flour in the hole. That kept her alive for a couple of hours. Her headstone is the only marble headstone in Ash Meadows. George Ishmael Brought it in and put it on her grave. She was buried in Ash Medows [1917].

She was originally burried at Ash Medows but was moved Beatty and reburried in 1999.
Family links: 
  Albert Ashley Carpenter (1884 - 1956)
  Mabel Welch Carpenter (1886 - 1970)
  Beulah Estelle Carpenter Lundy (1905 - 1996)*
  Violet Christina Carpenter Williams (1907 - 1932)*
  Ramona Alberta Carpenter (1909 - 1917)
  Effie Vaugnette Carpenter Rollins (1910 - 1990)*
  Florence May Armeta Carpenter Gordon (1912 - 1973)*
  Albert Raymond Carpenter (1914 - 2000)*
  Georgia Junetta Winafred Carpenter Schwartz (1916 - 1994)*
  Norma Louise Carpenter Dupes (1918 - 1981)*
  Paul Leslie Carpenter (1920 - 2001)*
  John Arthur Carpenter (1925 - 2013)*
  Amanda Jane Carpenter Cody (1928 - 2003)*
*Calculated relationship
Desert Hill Cemetery
Nye County
Nevada, USA
Plot: C-6B
Created by: Ted and Kathleen (Hulet)...
Record added: Mar 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86466112
Ramona Alberta Mona Carpenter
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Ramona Alberta Mona Carpenter
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We wish we could have known you. You left us at to young an age.
- Ted and Kathleen (Hulet) Cox
 Added: Mar. 23, 2012

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