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Benjamin Harrison

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Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President


    John Carter

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    • 4th Great-grandfather of Benjamin Harrison — 7th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 68 
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1613 
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    • Death Date:
    • 10 Jun 1669 
    • Death Location:
    • prob. Corotoman Plantation, Lancaster County, Virginia 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • BEF 1663 
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    • Notes: 
    • Some sources claim John Carter was the son of William Carter of Casstown, Hereford, but most sources lean towards John and Bridget (Benion) Carter of London as his parents.

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    • Spouse:
    • Elinor Eltonhead

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  • Sources for John Carter

    • 2 Barthelmas, Della Gray , The Signers of the Declaration of Independence: A Biographical and Genealogical Reference , Jefferson, N.C. and London: McFarland and Company, Inc., Publishers (1997) , 105, 200.
    • 4 Browning, Charles H. , The Magna Charta Barons and their American Descendants , Philadelpha: (1898) , 133.
    • 5 Carter, Jeff , Ancestors of Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter , Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland and Company, Inc. (2012) , 9-10, 16, 24-32.
    • 6 Hardy, Stella Pickett , Colonial Families of the Southern States of America: A History and Genealogy of Colonial Fami lies Who Settled . . . , New York: Tobias A. Wright (1911) , 22, 109.
    • 8 Keith, Charles P. , The Ancestry of Benjamin Harrison, President of the United States of America 1889-1893 . . . , Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company (1893) , 87-88, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 11 Seversmith, Herbert Furman , Colonial Families of Long Island, New York and Connecticut , Washington, D.C.: typed manuscript (1939) , Vol. 5, pp. 2096-2097, Ancestry.com (Online Database).