39th U.S. President
- 4th Generation — Great-grandmother of Jimmy Carter
- Ahnentafel No:
- William Archibald Seals
- Eliza Harris
- Birth Date:
- ABT 1838
- Birth Location:
- Christening Date:
- Christening Location:
- Death Date:
- 27 Nov 1873
- Death Location:
- Sumter County, Georgia
- Burial Date:
- Burial Location:
- Oak Grove Cemetery, Americus, Sumter, Georgia
- Spouse Name:
- Littleberry Walker Carter
- Marriage Date:
- 5 Jan 1851
- Marriage Location:
- Warren County, Georgia
Diligent is spelled Diligence on her tombstone.
A distraught Mary died on the day of her husband's burial after he was mortally wounded during an argument with a business partner at a carnival.
Mary Ann Diligent Seals
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Sources for Mary Ann Diligent Seals
- 1 Daughters of the American Revolution Genealogical Research System, Ancestor #A002852.
- 2 Federal Census, GA, Warren County, 1850, Division 90, Image 141 of 152, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
- 3 Find A Grave, (accessed 06/07/2014).
- 4 Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950, Marriage record for Littleberry W Carter and Mary Ann D Seals, FamilySearch.org (Online Database).
- 5 The Weekly Sumter Republican (Americus, Georgia), 05 DEC 1873, p. 4, South Georgia Historic Newspapers Archive.
- 6 Brogan, Hugh and Charles Mosley, American Presidential Families, New York: Macmillan Publishing Company (1993), 725, 727.
- 7 Godbold, E. Stanly, Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter: The Georgia Years, 1924-1974, New York: Oxford University Press (2010), 5, 61-62, 70, 84.
- 8 Roberts, Gary Boyd, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. (2008), 874, 882.
- 9 Roberts, Gary Boyd, comp., Ancestors of American Presidents, Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society (2009), 165, 491.