Carter, Mercy

Carter, Mercy

Female 1739 - 1805  (66 years)

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  • Name Carter, Mercy 
    Born 14 Apr 1739  Hebron, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 2 Oct 1805  Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Warren Center Cemetery Old, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I19512  Sackett
    Last Modified 9 Apr 2019 

    Father Carter, Thomas,   b. 13 Jun 1686, Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1772, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Gilbert, Sarah,   b. 10 Mar 1710, Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1777, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 9 Dec 1730  Hebron, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 5 children 
     1. Carter, John,   b. 18 Jun 1736, Hebron, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1816, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Carter, Sarah,   b. 21 Dec 1732, Hebron, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1777, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +3. Carter, Mercy,   b. 14 Apr 1739, Hebron, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1805, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     4. Carter, Benoni,   b. 10 Jul 1745, Hebron, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1812, Salisbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     5. Carter, Lieut. Samuel,   b. 31 May 1734, Hebron, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1822, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     
    Family ID F10923  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Curtis, Maj. Eleazer,   b. 23 Sep 1736,   d. 1 Oct 1788, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 7 Feb 1759  Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Source: Carter Genealogy, p. 37
    Children 
     1. Curtiss, Augustine,   b. 8 Nov 1761, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1832, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     2. Curtis, Mercy Matilda,   b. 19 Oct 1767, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1831, Tallmadge, Summit County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    +3. Curtis, Clarissa,   b. 15 Jan 1775,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1469  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Brownson, John,   b. Abt 1736,   d. 27 Apr 1813  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Married 2 Apr 1789  [1
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F16743  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Apr 1739 - Hebron, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Feb 1759 - Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Curtiss, Augustine - 8 Nov 1761 - Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Curtis, Mercy Matilda - 19 Oct 1767 - Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Oct 1805 - Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Warren Center Cemetery Old, Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Source: Descendants of Thomas Carter of Reading and Weston, Massachusetts, and of Hebron and Warren, Connec . . . , p. 37
      13. MERCY4 CARTER (Thomas,3 Thomas,2 Rev. Thomas1) b. Hebron, Ct., April 14, 1739; d. Warren, Ct., Oct. 2, 1805; m. (1) Warren, Ct., Feb. 7, 1759, Major Eleazer Curtis, b. Sept. 23, 1736, d. Warren, Oct. 1, 1788, son of Eleazer and Mary (Dunham) Curtis. (See 9 and 12.) She m. (2) April 2, 1789, John Brownson, b. (???), d. April 27, 1813, aged 77 years.

      . . .


      Children (Curtis):

      i. Eleazer,5 b. Oct. 20, 1759; d. (???); m. Warren,
      Nov. 7, 1782, Eunice Starr, dau. of Samuel and
      Ann ((???)) Starr and sister of Platt Starr, who
      m. Lucinda Finney (10-v). Ch.: (1) Starr, b. Sept.
      13, 1783. (2) Jason, b. Dec. 16, 1785. (3) Walter,
      b. Sept. 20, 1788. (4) Molly, b. June 28, 1789. (5)
      Benajah, b. March 20, 1791.
      ii. Augustine, b. Nov. 8, 1761; d. Sept. 16, 1832, Warren;
      m. there March 30, 1785, Lodema Sackett, b.
      Warren, Jan. 27, 1867, d. there Dec. 5, 1857, ae
      91, dau. of Capt. Justus and Lydia (Newcomb)
      Sackett. Ch.: (1) Lucina, b. Jan. 3, 1786, d. May
      7, 1855, m. Sept. 10, 1805, Joseph Peters Jr., b.
      July 8, 1783, son of Joseph and Dolly (Owens)
      Peters. (2) Homer, b. May 20, 1787. (3) Erastus,
      b. Sept. 20, 1789, d. April 16, 1859, m. (1) Harriet
      Tanner, b. April 1, 1795, d. March 28, 1837, dau.
      of Ebenezer and Lydia (Hatch) Tanner and sister
      of Ebenezer Tanner, who m. Dimmes Eldred
      (59-iii); m. (2) Joanna Sturdivant, b. March 4,
      1803, d. Jan. 2, 1883, dau. of Isaac and Lucy
      (Hopkins) Sturdivant. (4) Lodema, b. March 13,
      1793, d. March 16, 1793.
      iii. Lysander, b. May 24, 1763; m. Lavina Fox, dau. of
      Reuben Fox; no ch.
      iv. Milton, b. May 2, 1765; d. May 25, 1839; m. Nov. 24,
      1788, Dilley Peters, b. Sept. 27, 1770, dau. of
      Joseph and Dolly (Owens) Peters. Ch.: (1) Owen,
      b. Dec. 21, 1789. (2) Eleazer, b. May 24, 1792. (3)

      Page 39

      Dolly, b. Sept. 16, 1794. (4) John Milton, b. Nov.
      10, 1796. (5) Amasa, b. July 3, 1799, d. March 1,
      1805. (6) Caroline, b. Feb. 9, 1802, d. June 23,
      1869, m. Harmon Peet, b. Oct. 15, 1799, d. Nov.
      27, 1857, son of Ethel and Chloe (Tucker) Peet.
      (7) Amasa Zebina, b. Jan. 4, 1806, d. March 21,
      1866, m. Mary Ann Hard, March 28, 1832, who d.
      Aug. 27, 1885, ae 75 years and 9 months. (8)
      Harmon, b. Nov. 3, 1808, d. Dec. 15, 1808.
      v. Mercy Matilda, b. Oct. 19, 1767; m. May 3, 1786, Dea.
      Salmon Sackett, b. May 8, 1784, d. Nov. 24, 1846,
      son of Capt. Justus and Lydia (Newcomb) Sackett.
      Ch.: (1) Matilda, b. Feb. 6, 1787. (2) Norman, b.
      March 11, 1788. (3) Loranda, b. Dec. 17, 1789.
      (4) Harvey, b. Dec. 25, 1791, m. Thalia Tanner
      (59-iv). (5) Leander, b. April 20, 1794. (6)
      Casander, b. Dec. 24, 1795. (7) Lodema, b. Nov.
      7, 1798. (8) Betsy, b. April 24, 1800. (9) Eleazer
      Curtis, b. March 1, 1802. (10) Salmon, b. March
      27, 1804. (11) Achsah, b. June 10, 1806. (12)
      Anna Filer, b. March 17, 1809.
      vi. Molley, b. Aug. 29, 1769; d. Oct. 29, 1776.
      vii. Lucina, b. March 16, 1771; d. Oct. 2, 1776.
      viii. Laura, b. Jan. 22, 1773; d. Oct. 15, 1776.
      ix. Clarissa, b. Jan. 15, 1775; d. (???); m. Dec. 7, 1796,
      Daniel Smith. Ch.: (1) Lorain, b. Nov. 3, 1797.
      (2) Mirce Malissa, b. April 27, 1799. (3)
      Maranda, b. Nov. 1, 1800, d. Nov. 6, 1801. (4)
      Daniel Ezra, b. Feb. 23, 1802. (5) Clarissa
      Caroline, b. Sept. 10, 1803. (6) Mercy Maranda,
      b. July 2, 1805. (7) Lucy Brush, b. May 2, 1807,
      d. Aug. 12, 1818. (8) Julia Matilda, b. Sept. 5,
      1808, d. Aug. 9, 1817. (9) Lydia Tanner, b. Sept.
      14, 1810. (10) Patta Webb, b. March 27, 1813.
      (11) George Starr, b. Feb. 11, 1816.
      x. George Washington, b. April 28, 1778; d. (???); m.
      Nov. 27, 1800, Rachel Taylor, b. Aug. 11, 1780,
      dau. of Elias and Sarah (Androus) Taylor. Ch.:
      (1) Luna Taylor, b. Aug. 27, 1803. (2) Augustus
      Washington, b. Nov. 24, 1807. (3) Rollin Alonzo,
      b. Aug. 12, 1811. (4) Fanny Clarissa, b. Jan. 29,
      1814. (5) infant, d. Jan. 1, 1817, ae a few weeks.

  • Sources 
    1. [S47] Carter Genealogy, (COMPILED AND PUBLISHED BY HOWARD WILLISTON CARTER; NORPOLK, CONNECTICUT; 1909.; Printed by C. B. Fiske & Co., Palmer, Mass., 1909) (Reliability: 2), 20 Sep 2017.
      Source: Carter Genealogy, p. 37
      13. MERCY4 CARTER (Thomas,3 Thomas,2 Rev. Thomas1) b. Hebron, Ct., April 14, 1739; d. Warren, Ct., Oct. 2, 1805; m. (1) Warren, Ct., Feb. 7, 1759, Major Eleazer Curtis, b. Sept. 23, 1736, d. Warren, Oct. 1, 1788, son of Eleazer and Mary (Dunham) Curtis. (See 9 and 12.) She m. (2) April 2, 1789, John Brownson, b. (???), d. April 27, 1813, aged 77 years.

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 20 Sep 2017.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 6202963
      https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6202963

      Mercy Carter Brownson
      Birth: Apr. 14, 1739
      Hebron
      Tolland County
      Connecticut, USA
      Death: Oct. 2, 1805
      Warren
      Litchfield County
      Connecticut, USA


      Family links:
      Parents:
      Thomas Carter (1686 - 1772)
      Sarah Gilbert Carter (1709 - 1796)

      Spouse:
      Eleazer Curtis (1736 - 1788)*

      Children:
      Mercy Mathilda Curtis Sackett (1767 - 1831)*

      Siblings:
      Benjamin Carter (1722 - 1760)**
      Joseph Carter (1731 - 1824)*
      John Carter (1736 - 1816)*
      Mercy Carter Brownson (1739 - 1805)
      Eleazer Carter (1740 - 1777)*
      Benoni Carter (1745 - 1812)*

      *Calculated relationship
      **Half-sibling

      Inscription:
      In Memory of Mrs Mercy Brownson, wife of Mr John Brownson, formerly the wife of Major Eleazer Curtis who died October 2d 1805 Aged 66 years

      Burial:
      Warren Center Cemetery Old
      Warren
      Litchfield County
      Connecticut, USA
      Plot:

      Created by: Old Warren Cemetery
      Record added: Feb 21, 2002
      Find A Grave Memorial# 6202963

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S47] Carter Genealogy, (COMPILED AND PUBLISHED BY HOWARD WILLISTON CARTER; NORPOLK, CONNECTICUT; 1909.; Printed by C. B. Fiske & Co., Palmer, Mass., 1909), Page 19 (Reliability: 3).


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