Sarah Fabyan Carter

8 Apr 1775 - 24 Jul 1845
Sarah Fabyan Carter (1775-1845) was born 8 Apr. 1775 in Limerick, York Co., Maine, British Colonial America. She was the daughter of Joshua Fabyan and Sarah Brackett. She married Ezra Carter Jr. on 2 Sep. 1797 in Scarborough, Cumberland Co., Maine, and they had twelve children, including Phebe Whittemore Carter, who married Wilford Woodruff. She died 24 Jul. 1845 in Scarborough.

Sarah Fabyan (MJ7Y-84P), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed 18 Feb. 2021). Sarah Fabyan Carter, Wilford Woodruff Papers (, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Scarborough (Maine), Town Clerk, “Town and Vital Records, 1681-1893 (1908): Town Records, vol. 1-2 (transcript), vol. 3 (original), 1681-1840: Includes Births, Marriages, Intentions of Marriage, and Deaths All Prior to 1816,” p. 423, Ezra Carter and Salla Fabyan, 2 Sep. 1797; Office of the Town Clerk in Scarborough and the Main Historical Society of Portland, ME; microfilm 12221, DGS 7724807, image 476/693. “Sarah Fabyan Carter,” Dustan Cemetery, Scarborough, Cumberland Co., ME; Find A Grave, 26 Aug. 2010, memorial no. 57741689 (, accessed 18 Feb. 2021).