Charles Carroll

19 Sep 1737 - 14 Nov 1832

Charles Carroll (1737-1832) was born 19 Sep. 1737 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel Co., Maryland, British Colonial America. He was the son of Charles Carroll and Elizabeth Brooke. He married Mary Darnall on 5 Jun. 1768 in Annapolis. He died 14 Nov. 1832 in Baltimore, Baltimore Co., Maryland. He was a signer of the Declaration of Independence and one of the eminent men for whom Wilford Woodruff initiated proxy temple ordinance work in Aug. 1877.

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