Wilford W. Carter

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Wilford W. Carter

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
Death: Died in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
Place of Burial: Unknown, Specifically: Probably buried at Winter Quarters
Immediate Family:

Son of Dominicus Carter and Mary Ette Carter
Brother of Mary Ann Carter; George Diminicus Carter; Edmund Durfee Carter; James Chauncy Carter; Heber Kimball Carter and 8 others
Half brother of Lucinda McKenney Curtis; Unnamed Child Carter; Erastus Francis Carter; Francis Carter; Harriet Carter and 12 others

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About Wilford W. Carter

My source on this child is the book "Carter Pioneers of Provo Utah," which has a lot of errors. He is not included in the "Xerox copy of a typewritten copy of a handwritten copy of what purported to be an exact copy of 'Uncle Dominicus Carter's records.'" But neither is the child that Sophronia Babcock lost about the same time. 1849 was a hard time for keeping records, especially in what was then called Kanesville (Winter Quarters) where the child is said to have been born and died. The book's source on this child appears to be family group records submitted by the descendants of Mary Durfee to the author of the book. He is not found in the lists of deaths at the Winter Quarters Project website, but their lists are acknowledged to be incomplete.

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Wilford W. Carter's Timeline

1848
May 13, 1848
Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
1849
April 23, 1849
Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
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Unknown, Specifically: Probably buried at Winter Quarters