Adam Carnahan

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Adam Carnahan

  • Birth 1798 Virginia, USA
  • Death 13 Mar 1861 Walnut, Bureau County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Walnut, Bureau County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot Section D, Grave 2034, Lot 152
  • Memorial ID 66451444

Died age 62. Husband of Mary Hill Carnahan and father to Mary Carnahan Whitver, wife of John Whitver who are also buried in this cemetery.

On 5 Nov 1822, Adam "Carmingham" married Mary Hill in Tuscarawas Co., OH. In the 1830 US Census for Sugarcreek Twp., Tuscarawas Co, OH; Adam "Carnigham" was the head of household consisting of 1 male 0-4, 1 male 5-9, 1 male 30-39, 1 female 5-9, 1 female 15-19, and 1 female 20-29 [The identity of the 15-19 year old female is currently unknown.]. In the 1840 US Census for York, Tuscarawas, OH; Adam Carnahan was the head of household consisting of 1 male 0-4, 1 male 5-9, 2 males 10-15, 1 male 40-49, 1 female 5-9, 1 female 15-19, and 1 female 30-39. In the 1850 US Census for Warwich, Tuscarawas, OH; Adam "Camaham", age 52, b. in VA, was the head of household including wife, Mary, age 48, b. in PA., son Joseph, age 16, b. in OH and son Silas, age 13, b. in OH. Adam d. 13 Mar 1861 in Walnut, Bureau, Ill and is buried there in Walnut Cemetery. Mary (Hill) Carnahan, his wife, was b. 1802 in PA, d. 15 Jan 1891 in Walnut, Bureau, Ill and is buried there next to her husband. I've identified the complete set of children as follows:

1. Mary, b. 17 Sep 1823, Dove, Tuscarawas, OH, m. 18 Feb 1844 to John Whitver, d. 12 Feb 1914 in Bureau Co., Ill and buried in Walnut Cemetery.
2. Thomas, b. abt. 1825, Tuscarawas Co., OH.
3. William, b. 19 Jul 1826 in Tuscarawas Co., OH., d. 22 Mar 1905.
4. Alvina, b. abt 1831, Tuscarawas Co. OH.
5. Joseph, b. abt. 1834, Tuscarawas Co., OH.
6. Silas, b. abt 1837, Tuscarawas Co. OH, d. (Civil War Soldier) of disease 3 Sep 1861 in Wyanet, Ill.


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Adam Carnahan, Died Mar 13, 1861, Aged 62 yr.


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  • Created by: David Wahrenberger
  • Added: 3 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 66451444
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Adam Carnahan (1798–13 Mar 1861), Find A Grave Memorial no. 66451444, citing Walnut Cemetery, Walnut, Bureau County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by David Wahrenberger (contributor 47246642) .