|Birth: ||Jun. 10, 1877|
|Death: ||Feb. 26, 1936|
Red Willow County
Maude Jane Davis and Thomas States (Tom) Carpenter were married on 18 Dec 1901. They had the following children:
I. Lova Faye Carpenter was born in Jul 1903.
II. Emory George Carpenter was born on 22 Jan 1905.
III. Everill Davis (Dave) Carpenter was born on 12 Sep 1908 in Hildreth, Franklin, NE.
IV. Thomas Dorwin Carpenter was born on 19 Jan 1910 in Hildreth, Franklin, NE.
V. Veral Carpenter was born on 5 Nov 1911 in Hildreth, Franklin, NE.
VI. Velma Mae Carpenter Ranft was born on 3 Jun 1916 in Cambridge, Furnas, NE.
Obituary: Thomas States Carpenter was born at Kankakee, Illinois, on June 10, 1877, and passed away at his home in Indianola, Nebraska, the 26th day of March, 1936. His age was 59 years, 9 months and 16 days.
He came to Nebraska when he was 19 years old making his home with his uncle at Hildreth.
In the year 1901 he was united in marriage to Mauda Davis, who preceded him in death on July 14, 1926. To this union were born six children, one of whom passed away in infancy.
He leaves to mourn his loss, five children, Emery of Wauneta, Neb., Everill, Dorwin, Varell and Velma all of Indianola; three brothers, Charles and William of Illinois and Arthur of Hildreth and many other relatives and a host of friends.
After a short funeral service at the home his body was brought to Hildreth for burial. Funeral services were held in the Methodist church at two o'clock on Sunday afternoon, March 29.
George Herbert Carpenter (1851 - 1909)
Juniata States Carpenter (1853 - 1918)
Maude Jane Davis Carpenter (1878 - 1926)*
Thomas States Carpenter (1877 - 1936)
Arthur Washington Carpenter (1881 - 1956)*
Garden Plain Cemetery
Created by: Carman Grimes
Record added: Jul 06, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9046680