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John Carter

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Corotoman, Lancaster, Virginia
Death: Died in Charles City, Charles, Virginia
Place of Burial: Shirley Plantation (north side of the James River), Lancaster County, VA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. Robert "King" Carter; Judith Carter Armistead and Judith Carter Armstead
Husband of Elizabeth Carter Hill and Elizabeth Carter Cocke Hill
Father of Mary Head Carter; Mary Head Carter; John Carter, Jr.; Elizabeth Hill Byrd Carter; Charles Hill Carter, Sr. and 4 others
Brother of Sarah Carter; Elizabeth B. Nicholas Carter; Judith Carter and Judith Ann Page Carter
Half brother of "Baptist" William Burke(Carter); George Burke; Polly Burke; Anne Harrison Carter; Robert Carter, Jr. and 8 others

Occupation: Secretary of Virginia Colony
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About John Carter, Secretary of Virginia Colony

This picture is on the Shirley Plantation website as a painting of John Carter. Picture Hangs in Shirley Plantation.

Birth: 1690 Lancaster County Virginia, USA Death: Jul. 31, 1742

of "Crotoman"

Married 3 Nov 1723 to Elizabeth Hill when the Shirley mansion construction was began as a gift from King Carter and was finished in 1738. John Carter died 31 July 1742. Elizabeth remarried to Browler Cocke and the plantation was inherited by Charles Carter, son of John and Elizabeth Carter at the time of Elizabeth's death in 1773.


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Parents:
 Robert King Carter (1663 - 1732)
 Judith Armistead Carter (1665 - 1699)

Spouse:
 Elizabeth Hill Carter Cocke (1703 - 1771)*

Children:
 Elizabeth Hill Carter Byrd (1731 - 1760)*
 Charles Carter (1732 - 1806)*
 Edward Hill Carter (1733 - 1797)*
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Burial: Shirley Plantation Shirley Charles City County Virginia, USA


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John Carter, Secretary of Virginia Colony's Timeline

1689
1689
Lancaster, Virginia
1690
1690
Age 1
Prince William County, Virginia, United States
1723
October 3, 1723
Age 34
Province of Virginia, (Present USA)
1725
1725
Age 36
Culpeper, Virginia, United States
1728
1728
Age 39
Corotoman, Lancaster, Virginia, United States
1731
October 13, 1731
Age 42
Charles City, Virginia
1732
October 16, 1732
Age 43
Shirley, Charles City County, Province of Virginia, (Present USA)
1733
1733
Age 44
Shirley, Charles, Virginia, United States
1740
1740
Age 51
1742
July 31, 1742
Age 53
Charles City, Charles, Virginia