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Henry Carter autobiography

Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-017
This collection is comprised of the single, handwritten, autobiography of Henry Carter. His autobiography describes his childhood with his brother and widowed mother, but mostly focuses on his adult life as a sailor. He also included a brief history of the genealogy of his father's side of the family.


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Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).


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Biographical note

Henry Carter (1804-) was born April 18, 1804 in Rock Run, Maryland, the son of John and Rebecca (Harlan) Carter. He married Mary Ann Jackson and the couple had ten children: Kate, John Isaiah (b. 1826), Evan Morris (b. 1828), Alice Anna (b. 1830), Anna Maria (b. 1833), Henry Harlan (b. 1835), Edith Rebecca (b. 1838), Sarah Ann (b. 1840), Joel Jackson (b. 1843), and Amelia Katherine (b. 1846). Henry Carter died April 1, 1896 in Fulton, Pa. at the age of 91.



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Processed by Kara Flynn; completed September 2015.
Henry Carter autobiography, undated
Kara Flynn
September 2015
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