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About Benjamin Carman
Benjamin6 Carman (Samuel5, Benjamin4, Caleb3, John2, John1) was born 28 February 1755 in Hempstead Township, Queens, New York. He died in 1828. He was issued a marriage bond on 31 March 1779 in New York County, New York, to Elizabeth Powell, daughter of Stephen Powell and Elisabeth Pettit (Stephen Powell's mother was Ruth Carman, daughter of Thomas Carman and Ruth whose daughter Sarah, his father married as his second wife - such marriages were not uncommon among members of the Society of Friends as they tried to marry within the church). Elizabeth Powell died in 1840.
Children of Benjamin and Elizabeth (Powell) Carman:
Sarah Carman - born about 1781, no further record.