Sarah Fabyan Carter

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.

Footnotes

Sarah Fabyan (MJ7Y-84P), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 18 Feb. 2021). Sarah Fabyan Carter, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/sarah-fabyan-carter, 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 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 18 Feb. 2021).

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  • 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 297

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

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    July 23, 1844 ~ Tuesday 23rd Tuesday I took the parting hand with father and mother with great satisfaction a peculier charm was thrown around my soul as I left the threshhold of my fathers house, having the confidence that if I never see my father in the flesh again I shall meet him again ^in^ the first resurrection. I had a desire in my heart that all the ordinances of the fulness of the gospel might also be administered unto
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    July 23, 1844 July 24, 1844 July 25, 1844 July 26, 1844
  • Page 168

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

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    August 1, 1837 ~ Tuesday Aug 1st I took the parting hand with the friends in New Rowley & walked in Company with Elder Hale to New market River in Rockingham County New Hampshire the seatide was in & the water being salt we went into it & bathed ourselves we then took the stage & rode into Dover a place of six thousand inhabitants spent the night at Capt Benj Wiggin's the distance of ...
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    August 1, 1837 August 2, 1837 August 3, 1837 August 4, 1837 August 5, 1837 August 6, 1837 August 7, 1837 August 8, 1837 August 9, 1837
  • Page 176

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

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    October 7, 1837 ~ Saturday Oct 7th Spent the day visiting the Saco branch of church, the night at fathers 23 miles October 8, 1837 ~ Sunday 8 Sunday rode in company with Elder Hale from Scarborough to South Berwick we Preached at candlelight at Mr Moses Coopers. We found sister Sophia ia Cooper strong in the faith of the saints distance 33 miles October 9, 1837 ~ Monday ...
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    October 7, 1837 October 8, 1837 October 9, 1837 October 10, 1837 October 11, 1837 October 12, 1837 October 14, 1837 October 15, 1837 October 16, 1837 October 17, 1837 October 18, 1837 October 19, 1837 October 20, 1837 October 21, 1837 October 22, 1837 October 23, 1837 October 24, 1837 October 25, 1837 October 26, 1837 October 27, 1837 October 28, 1837 October 29, 1837
  • Page 281

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

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    each other after Prayers. I left the city & went on board of the steemer Com Pribble in company with Elder Milton Holmes an old friend companion & fellow laborer in the gospel. we had not met before for five years, it was quite a treat to enjoy his company one more. We left Boston at 7 oclok P.M. was some sea sick through the night, & arived at Portland at 8 oclock we walked to Scarboro & arived July 3, 1844 ~ Wednesday ...
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    July 3, 1844 July 4, 1844
  • Page 283

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

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    followed by Elder M, Holmes, father & mother Carter was present Luther & Rhoda Scamman's Sarah Foss, & most of the neighborhood, good attention was manifest. I had the spirit of speaking, we had an intermission of two hours. Met at 2 oclok & found an audience of about six hundred persons assembled, many from Saco Elder S B. Stodard addressed the meeting one hour & had the ...
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    July 8, 1844
  • Page 58

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

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    August 28, 1838 ~ Tuesday Aug 28. I spent the day in writing I made a family record for Brother Joseph Fabyan Carter {[illegible] and son} August 29, 1838 ~ Wednesday 29. I wrote an acrostic for Shuah C. Carter. [FIGURES] August 30, 1838 ~ Thursday 30. I rode in company with Mrs Woodruff to Brother Luther Scamman's & spent the night distance 4 miles August 31, 1838 ~ Friday 31st The last day of summer ...
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    August 28, 1838 August 29, 1838 August 30, 1838 August 31, 1838 September 1, 1838 September 2, 1838 September 3, 1838 September 4, 1838 September 5, 1838 September 6, 1838 September 7, 1838
  • Page 85

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

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    June 14, 1841 ~ Monday June 14th Spent the day at fathers Carters June 15, 1841 ~ Tuesday 15th I rode to Portland in company with Phebe & Joseph F Carter & wife & spent the Day at Mr Ezra Carter Jr June 16, 1841 ~ Wednesday 16th Spent the day with Sister Foss June 17, 1841 ~ Thursday 17th [FIGURE] I wrote a ...
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    June 14, 1841 June 15, 1841 June 16, 1841 June 17, 1841 June 18, 1841 June 19, 1841 June 20, 1841 June 21, 1841 June 22, 1841 June 23, 1841 June 24, 1841 June 25, 1841
  • Page 126

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

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    December 15, 1839 ~ Sunday Dec 15th Sunday I spent the day with the saints in the Columbian Hall No 263 Grand st & Preached in the fore part of the day, & Elder Taylor Preached in the afternoon, & P P Pratt Preached in the evening. I spent the night with Br Taylor at Br Holmes December 16, 1839 ~ Monday 16th I went on board the Packet ship Oxford & engaged my Passage to Liverpool to ...
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    December 15, 1839 December 16, 1839 December 17, 1839 December 18, 1839 December 19, 1839 December 20, 1839
  • Page 352

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

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    October 25, 1844 ~ Friday 25th I purchased a number of articles to take to my family, such as 1 gal oysters, crackers, oranges, lemons shugar, &c. took cars at Boston rode to Saco called at Luthers, from thence to Scarborough, found my wife & two children with Sister Foss. it was a happy meeting. I found Phebe Amelia much better than she had been for she had been sick nigh unto death but had began to recover. I walked ...
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    October 25, 1844 October 26, 1844 October 27, 1844 October 28, 1844 October 29, 1844 October 30, 1844