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Pvt Stephen C. Carleton
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Birth: 1820
Death: Nov. 12, 1864
Americus
Sumter County
Georgia, USA

Stephen C. Carleton
born: ca 1820
Stephen C. enlisted as a private in 4th Regiment, GA Reserves on 01 May 1864. He was sent to Andersonville where he served as a guard. He died in his tent 12 Nov 1864 from measles and jaundice. He was first buried at Andersonville. In 1880, the Ladies Memorial Society of Americus moved his remains to Oak Grove Confederate Cemetery, where he remains.
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Stephen C. Carleton was a son of Stephen Carleton (1785, prob Wilkes County - 1841 Elbert County) and Susannah Childs (1791 NC - abt 1850, GA;

They were married 3 May 1810 in Elbert County.  

Stephen & Sarah Ann living next door to his widowed mother, Susannah,  in 1850, Elbert County:

1850 Census, Elbert County, GA
Household # 1091/1091
S. C. Carlton, 29, GA, Farmer
S., 25
W.A., 6
S.C., 4
J.M., 1

Household # 1092/1092
S. Carlton, 53, GA Farmer
J.T., 26, m
F.S., 24, f
R.C., 20, f
M.A., 17, f
J.D., 16, f

Stephen C. and Sarah were residing in Hart County, GA in 1860 and the widowed Sarah was residing there in 1870 with their children:

1860 Census, Ray, Hart County, GA
Household # 308/308
Stephen C. Carlton, 40, Farmer, GA
Sarah, 33
William A., 16
Stephen C., 13
John M., 10
Bethany, 7
Thomas T., 6
Matilda F., 4
Ellen, 4 mos

1870 Census, Ray, Hart County, GA
Household # 96/89
Sarah Carleton, 42, Farmer, GA
John M., 20
Thomas P., 16
Matilda, 13
Martha E., 10
Mary J., 8


 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Anne McGarity Carlton (1818 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  W. A. Carlton (1844 - 1865)*
  John M Carlton (1849 - 1935)*
  Sarah A. Carleton Hendricks (1853 - 1930)*
  Thomas Parks Carlton (1854 - 1925)*
  Martha Ellen Carlton Ginn (1860 - 1915)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Americus
Sumter County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Confederate Cemetery
 
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Sep 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42110438
Pvt Stephen C. Carleton
Added by: Elizabeth Olmstead
 
Pvt Stephen C. Carleton
Added by: Elizabeth Olmstead
 
Pvt Stephen C. Carleton
Added by: Elizabeth Olmstead
 
 
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