|Birth: ||Feb. 20, 1832|
|Death: ||Feb. 10, 1861|
He was born in Coweta, Georgia, USA 20 Feb 1832. His parents were John and Sarah Lester Carrington.
His father had a land grant so they moved to Texas in 1835. There is an addition to land grant that John Carrington was dead. Sarah and the children settled on the land grant in Washington Co, Texas west of Brenham.
He appears in 1850 census as a grocer with his mother, and his sisters Frances and Sophia.
In 1860 he is a bar keeper with realestate of $10000 and personal of $5000 and is married to Adeline Amanda Rainwater. They were married in about 1854 in Brenham, Washington, Texas. Children at this time were John P and [William] Thomas age 6 and 4. M Rainwater, born in South Carolina in 1768 [mother-in-law] and Sarah Carrington [mother], were living with them.
Adaline Amanda Rainwater Hosea (1832 - 1898)
John P Carrington (1854 - 1926)*
William Thomas Carrington (1855 - 1945)*
Prairie Lea Cemetery
Plot: Section 4, Range 3
Maintained by: Luayne Pierce
Originally Created by: AmyTX
Record added: Apr 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88496556
Added: Oct. 18, 2015