Ilus Fabyan Carter

Carter, Ilus Fabyan (1816-1888), was born on 8 Nov. 1816 in Scarborough, Cumberland County, Maine. He was the son of Ezra Carter Jr. and Sarah Fabyan. He was the brother of Wilford Woodruff’s wife, Phebe (Phoebe) Whittemore Carter. He married Martha Sloan and was the father of three children. He died on 11 Dec. 1888 in Rochester, Monroe County, New York, and is buried in Mount Hope Cemetery in Rochester.

Footnotes

Ilus Fabyan Carter, (KWVG-XRT), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 19 Feb. 2021). Ilus Fabyan Carter, The Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/ilus-fabyan-carter, accessed 5 Jan. 2022). Scarborough (Maine) Town Clerk, “Town and Vital Records, 1681-1893 (1908): (Transcribed records) Births Prior to 1891 with Some Dates to 1908, Deaths ca. 1819-1891, Intentions of Marriage and Marriage Records 1816-1879,” p. 10, Shuah Coffin Carter; Office of the Town Clerk in Scarborough and the Maine Historical Society in Portland, Maine; microfilm 12223, DGS 7596912, image, 47/369, US and Canada, FHL. 1880 U.S. Census, Rochester, Monroe, New York, p. 30, Ilas Carter. New York (State) Department of Health, “New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956: Death Index, 1888,” p. 113, Iius F Cater; New York Department of Health, Albany, New York; DGS 104132581, image 115/830, Granite mountain Record Vault, US and Canada, FHL. “Ilus Fabyan Carter,” Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe Co., NY; Find a Grave, 15 Jul. 2003, memorial no. 7690286 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 19 Feb. 2021).

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  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 30 September 1839

    Excerpt:
    with peculiar feelings as I journied by land the places whare you suffered with your sickness [Eunice’s handwriting, Wilford’s words] with regard to crossing the Lake, we had a very tedious time of it. were caught in a line storm, and was in it 3 days on our way to Buffalo, at which place on the 13th we ^I^ took line boat for Albany, arrived at Albany on the 19th. during which time in consequence of the cold I took on the Lake with the crowded situation of the boat ...
  • Page 101

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

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    At the close of the meeting the people administed to our necessities they gave us $11.75 which we divided among us Elder Pratt administered the ordinance of Baptism to one person which we confirmed at the waters edge we then took the parting hand with the saints & rode home with Priest John Bowen [to] Lionville Chester Co Pa & spent the night we blessed the family distance of the day 3 m [FIGURE] I dreamed last night that I was in
    Dates:
    August 21, 1843 August 22, 1843 August 23, 1843 August 24, 1843
  • Page 102

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

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    Mrs Woodruff informing me of the birth of a daughter 17 days after I left home the babe not 3 days old when I left home, mother & child doing [FIGURE] well I was truly glad to hear from home I dined with Br Ilus Carter I [FIGURE] wrote a letter in answer to Mrs Woodruff & attended meeting with the Saints & spent the night with Br Foster August 25, 1843 ~ Friday 25th I attended baptism in ...
    Dates:
    August 25, 1843 August 26, 1843
  • Page 106

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

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    A vote was call to know if they ^the Church^ was perfectly satisfyed with Elders Foster's labours & procedings as Presiding Elder in the Church; the vote was Unanimous. Elder Foster resigned his office & Elder ^Geoe L Seach^ was appointed president of the Church in New York by a vot of the same After which several children were blessed & the meeting adjourned untill evening; At which time Elder O. Pratt addressed the people concerning the Book ...
  • Page 107

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

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    August 28, 1843 ~ Monday Aug 28th I met with the Twelve in the morning & spent several hours together. I mailed a letter to Elder J. Taylor containing 10 subscribers for the Times & Seasons I dined at Br Ilus Carters & convers with Mrs Carter & Mrs Snow I had a Minuature taken by Mr Miller taken as a Present to Mrs Woodruff Price $4.50 I called upon Miss Mary Sloan who [FIGURE] ...
    Dates:
    August 28, 1843 August 29, 1843 August 30, 1843 August 31, 1843
  • Page 188

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    EZRA CARTER's FAMILY RECORD NAMES BORN MARRIED DIED AGE 1st DANIEL CARTER Born in Newbury Port. Mass. the second Gen. from England EZRA CARTER 2d Gen PHEBE WHITMORE Feb 20th 1734 April 1736 April 29. 1818 June 1820 84 ...
  • Page 33

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

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    February 18, 1841 ~ Thursday Feb 18th [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Phebe requested her to answer it & direct to New York in care of Ilus F Carter & Just as I had finished it I [FIGURE] received A Package from Pickfords Boat on opening it contained the 10 No of the Star several of the Times & Seasons, one Letter from Sister Eunice & Mother Woodruff which was vary interesting Also one ...
    Dates:
    February 18, 1841 February 19, 1841 February 20, 1841 February 21, 1841
  • Page 46

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    March 6, 1845 ~ Thursday 6th I spent the day at the of[fice] [FIGURE] I recieved 3 Letters 4 miles March 7, 1845 ~ Friday 7th [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Br Ilus F Carter & spent the day at the office 4 m March 8, 1845 ~ Saturday 8th I wrode to Preston with Elder Ward & spent the night at Sister Ellen Green 101 Bedford st 35 m ...
    Dates:
    March 6, 1845 March 7, 1845 March 8, 1845 March 9, 1845
  • Page 50

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    & logings in Church street at the Bir mingham arms {and may the Lord henceforth deliver me from such a place}. Distance from the middle of the Atlan tic Ocean to Liverpool England 1,750 mi. 12 [FIGURE] I wrote three Letters during the evening one to Elder P. P. Pratt one to Ilus Carter, & one to Phebe January 12, 1840 ~ Sunday 12 Sunday I arose in the morning & took (Breakfast shall I say) I eat it is ...
    Dates:
    January 12, 1840
  • Page 106

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    August 3, 1839 ~ Saturday Aug 3rd I Received a paper from Brother Ilus F Carter in the city of New York August 4, 1839 ~ Sunday 4th Sundy I attended a meeting of prayer & fasting in Commerce Joseph gave us good advice August 6, 1839 ~ Tuesday 6th I still have the fever ague every other day. I in company with Mrs Woodruff rode on horsback 4 miles west across the ...
    Dates:
    August 3, 1839 August 4, 1839 August 6, 1839 August 7, 1839 August 8, 1839