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Rev Hamilton James Carr
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Birth: 1810
Cayuga County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 1877
Jackson
Jackson County
Ohio, USA

He was the son of Walter Moore Carr and Polly (Harrison) Carr, was born in Cayuga County, N. Y., in 1810. In early life his parents removed to Ohio, and in that new country his educational advantages were very limited. He was converted in 1840 and ordained a few years after; and from that time until his death in 1887 he was a successful and highly respected minister of the truth. He was pastor of several churches in the Ohio River Y. M. The first two years of his ministry he baptized over 200 persons. The whole number of his baptisms is not known, but it was very large. He organized a number of churches and aided in the ordination. of several ministers. He was one of the trustees and an earnest supporter of Rio Grande College. In 1831 he was married to Rebecca Conoway, and had six children. One of the sons was captain of a cavalry company in the Civil War. A daughter married Samuel T. Boggess, D. D. S., long and favorably known as a practitioner of dentistry at Greenfield, Ohio,
His first wife was Rebecca died in 1845 in Alexander Twp., Ohio. After his wife and father died, he married Ziare and they moved to Jackson, Ohio where he was a Free Will Baptist preacher until his death. He represented Ohio at the 1880 Centennial Conference in New Hampshire and is pictured in the photo of all over the age of 70 at this meeting. (He is in the front row far right) 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter Moore Carr (1773 - 1856)
  Mary Polly Harrison Carr (1784 - 1865)
 
 Spouses:
  Rebecca Conaway Carr (1811 - 1847)
  Zaire Lucas Carr (____ - 1895)*
 
 Children:
  Wilson S. Carr (1839 - 1911)*
  Leander D Carr (1844 - 1877)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hamilton James Carr (1810 - 1877)
  Perry Oscar Allen Carr (1814 - 1874)*
  Deborah T Carr Hill (1817 - 1907)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairmount Cemetery
Jackson
Jackson County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Alton Loveless
Record added: Oct 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98669074
Rev Hamilton James Carr
Added by: Alton Loveless
 
Rev Hamilton James Carr
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Added by: William Dilts
 
 
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Remembered here.
- winnie yandell
 Added: Jan. 11, 2015
 
 
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