Ezra Carter, b. 1739

Ezra Carter (1739-1819) was born 20 Jan. 1739 in Salisbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Bay, British Colonial America. He was the son of Daniel Carter and Hannah Fowler and a grandfather of Phebe Whittemore Carter, who married Wilford Woodruff. He married Phebe Whittemore. He died 28 Apr. 1819 in Concord, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire.

Footnotes

Ezra Carter (LKKM-XN6), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 10 Mar. 2022). Ezra Carter, b. 1739, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/ezra-carter-b-1739, accessed 10 Mar. 2022). "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 10 Mar. 2022); Ezra Carter, 9 Jan. 1738/9, Salisbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts; citing Massachusetts, Norfolk County Court, “Births, Marriages, Deaths, Marriage Intentions, Earmarks, Strays, 1670-1747,” image 135/204; DGS 7009706. "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 15 Mar. 2022); Ezra Carter, 1819, Concord, New Hampshire; citing New Hampshire, Registrar of Vital Statistics, “Index to Deaths, Early to 1900,” image 741/5166; DGS 4243488. Note: His birthdate is 20 Jan. 1739 on the Gregorian calendar and 9 Jan. 1738 on the Julian calendar.

Mentioned in

  • Page 327

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

    Excerpt:
    when the meeting was closed, after shaking hand with many friends, and taking many letters to convey to England, I returned to my family all our children were at home. Br & Sister Benbow was present August 26, 1844 ~ Monday 26th I went to the River in Company with Mrs Woodruff to be baptized, for some of our dead friends I was baptized for five of my friends under the hands of G. A. Smith ...
    Dates:
    August 26, 1844 August 27, 1844
  • Page 185

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

    Excerpt:
    The following are the names of the persons that Phebe W. Woodruff has been baptized for in the font in the Temple of the Lord in Nauvoo in 1842 ^under the hands of Wilford Woodruff^ Relationship Names of the Dead baptized for Dates ^(W.W.)^ Grand Father Ezra Carter April 21 Grand Mother Phebe W. Carter " 29 Grand Father Joshua Fabyan 29 Grand Mother Sarah Fabyan " " ^(W.W.)^ Uncle John Fabyan 30 ...
  • Page 157

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

    Excerpt:
    May 29, 1842 ~ Sunday 29th Sunday I spent part of the day at home writing in the evening I went to the font & [FIGURE] Baptized Elder G. A. Smith for the restoration of his health I also Baptized my wife, Phebe W Woodruff for three of her dead kindred viz her Grand Father Joshua Fabyan & Grand Mother Sarah Fabyan & Great Uncle John Fabyan I was then Baptized under the hands of Elder ...
    Dates:
    May 29, 1842 May 30, 1842 May 31, 1842 June 1, 1842 June 2, 1842 June 3, 1842
  • Page 141

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

    Excerpt:
    [FIGURE] as soon as the Mail was opened I obtained Letters from John M Bernhisel G A Smith & I. F. Carter. President Young got letter from J. M. Bernhisel G.A. Smith John Taylor Wm Smith W. I. Appleby J. L. Haywood & many others I went to his office & Herd D H Wells read till half past 10 oclok we find the Nation in great confusion & ...
    Dates:
    August 29, 1856 August 30, 1856 August 31, 1856 September 1, 1856
  • Page 192

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

    Excerpt:
    May 27, 1869 It was Hard to put him under the Influence of cloriform & hard to come out of it Presidt Young Came a short time But his leg was taken off when he got there. It has stoped Raining & cleared up to day I wrote a letter to Wilford [FIGURE] May 28, 1869 ~ Friday 278. [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to A. O. Smoot we got a letter [FIGURE] from Susan. I went to the field ...
    Dates:
    May 28, 1869 May 29, 1869 May 30, 1869 May 31, 1869 June 1, 1869 June 2, 1869
  • Page 374

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

    Excerpt:
    June 7, 1869 Wilford Woodruff & Phebe W. Carter Woodruff was sealed at the Alter at Endowment House S L City under the Hands of D. H. Wells for & in behalf of Ezra Carter & Sarah Fabyan Carter Father & Mother of Phebe W. Carter Woodruff June 15 1867. Wilford Woodruff & Phebe W. Carter Woodruff were sealed at the Altar at the Endowment House S L City under the Hands of
  • Page 379

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

    Excerpt:
    On the 21 April 1842, Wilford Woodruff sen Baptized his wife Phebe W Carter Woodruff For her Grand Father Ezra Carter & Grand Mother Phebe W Carter in the Font at Nauvoo On the 29, May 1842 Wilford Woodruff Baptized Phebe W Carter Woodruff in the Font at Nauvoo for her Grand Father Joshua Fabyan & Grand Mother Sarah Fabyan & Great Uncle John Fabyan On the 30 May ...
  • Page 202

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

    Excerpt:
    was 76 Seventy six years, and 3 three days old this day that I baptized him, I have now baptized my Father Woodruff & Father in law Carter this is a great consolation to my soul, Father Ezra Carter sen was the son of Ezra Carter 84 years old, who was the son of Daniel Carter who was the son of Ezekiel Carter, His Mothers Name was Phebe Whitemore the Daughter of Elias Whitemore. Father ...
    Dates:
    March 23, 1849 March 24, 1849 March 25, 1849 March 26, 1849 March 27, 1849 March 28, 1849 March 29, 1849
  • Page 13

    Part of Journal (January 1886 – December 1892)

    Excerpt:
    Alter for 1117 couple of Dead friends up to Jan 1886. I had 233 persons Adopted to me by their own request. I was Adopted to my Father Aphek Woodruff he was Ordained A High Priest and Patriarch. I Officiated in Adoptigng 96 others men to men I sealed 806 children to Parents and assisted in sealing 1004 children to Parents My Father Aphek and Azubah Woodruff had 6 children sealed to them. Ezra & Sarah Carter had 4 ...