Edward Carpenter

Edward Carpenter

Birth
Salem County, New Jersey, USA
Death 13 Mar 1813 (aged 35)
Gloucester County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Swedesboro, Gloucester County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 141313996 · View Source
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Edward Carpenter, son of Thomas Carpenter, of Carpenter Landing, N. J., and a lineal descendant of the fifth generation of Samuel Carpenter, Sen'r, of Philadelphia. Treasurer of the Province of Pennsylvania, Member of the Provincial Assembly, Commissioner of Gov. Penn during his absence in England, etc. Married Sept. 5, 1799, Sarah Stratton, daughter of Dr. James Stratton and his wife Anna Harris, of Swedesboro, Gloucester Co., N. J.
Both Edward and Sarah Carpenter lie in the old grave-yard of Trinity Church, Swedesboro [Trinity “Old Swedes” Church (Old Cemetery)] where a handsome monument marks the spot.
Issue (Carpenter):
1) Thomas Preston, born April 19, 1804; died March 20, 1876; married Nov. 27, 1839, Rebecca Hopkins.
2) Mary Tonkin, born Sept. 14, 1805; died May 3, 1893; married March 24, 1830, Richard Washington Howell.
3) James Stratton, M.D., born Oct. 18, 1807; died Jan. 31, 1872; married Oct. 12, 1832, Camilla Julia Sanderson.
4) Samuel Tonkin, born Nov. 25, 1810; died Dec. 6, 1864; married (1) May 26, 1841, Frances Champlain, died Jan. 4, 1845; married (2) Emilie D. Thompson.
5) Edward, 2nd, born May 17, 1813; died March 4, 1889; married Nov. 16, 1837, Anna Maria Howey.


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  • Created by: Richard H. L. Chichester, III
  • Added: 14 Jan 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 141313996
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Carpenter (4 Jun 1777–13 Mar 1813), Find A Grave Memorial no. 141313996, citing Trinity Episcopal Churchyard, Swedesboro, Gloucester County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Richard H. L. Chichester, III (contributor 46953186) .