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 Cassandra <I>Barber/Barbour</I> Carter

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Cassandra Barber/Barbour Carter

  • Birth 1760 North Carolina, USA
  • Death 1833 Jackson County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Jackson County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 40542769

Various spellings of last name are Barber/Barbour

Carter-Mizell Correspondence and ancestral spellings is Barber. Cassandra wrote one letter to Mrs Jane Everett, Nov. 25, 1811, telling about the Journey to the Mississippi Territory, among other notables.

Cassandra was born ca 1750-60 NC died after Feb 1833.

I've linked Cassandra to her parents, although no proof has been found to confirm this. Parents are Lt. William Nathaniel Barber & Hepzibah Loomis NC, and the sister of Keizah Eudel Barber.
[Thanks to Sharlote Donnelly for sharing info on Keizah]

Cassandra and Matthew's children include;
(1)Susannah Carter [c1780-1848] m Griffin Mizell [1767-1846]
(2)Matthew Carter Jr [1781-1858] m [1]Mary Rester [c1792-c1816] & [2]Ann Nancy Goff [1791-c1860]
(3)William Carter [1783-1852] m Mary Goff [1788-1852]
(4)Naomi B. Carter [c1786-1829] m William Goff [1781-c1850-60]
(5)Cassandra Carter [1789-c1860] m Edmund Goff [1790-1852]
(6)Jane Carter [1795-1856] never married but had two Goff children

Information on the 'Carter's' has been a collaborative effort of many researchers/descendants over the years.
Many thanks to each and every one of you.

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  • Created by: Linda Ellis
  • Added: 11 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 40542769
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cassandra Barber/Barbour Carter (1760–1833), Find A Grave Memorial no. 40542769, citing Carter Cemetery No 1, Jackson County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Linda Ellis (contributor 46955879) .