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David Carter

Birthplace: Manchester, Essex, MA, USA
Death: Died in At sea, Pacific Ocean
Cause of death: Lost at sea
Place of Burial: Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Benjamin Carter and Sarah Davis Carter
Husband of Adelaide Carter and Ruth Lothrop Ann Carter
Father of Eunice Safford; David M. Carter, Jr.; Elizabeth A. Carter; Sarah Ann Carter; Emma Frances Davis and 1 other
Brother of Sarah Herrick; Eunice Rand; Ezekiel Cheever Carter; Susan Herrick and Mary Eliza Carter

Occupation: Sea captain, mariner
Managed by: Jessica Marie German
Last Updated:

About Captain David Carter

His captaincy is from his sailing career, not military. His parents were Benjamin Carter and Sarah Cheever. David married first in 1830 to Adelaide (maiden name unknown).

CHILDREN OF DAVID AND ADELAIDE: Eunice Carter in 1831 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil David Carter in 1833 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

David married a second time November 8, 1844 in Manchester, Essex County, Massachusetts. His second wife was the widow, Ruth Ann (mn: Allen) Lathrop.

CHILDREN OF DAVID CARTER AND RUTH ANN ALLEN: Sarah Ann Carter 1845 in Manchester Emma Frances Carter 1847 in Beverly Benjamin Franklin Carter 1849 in Beverly

He died aged 51 years on a trip from California to Panama, somewhere in the Pacific Ocean.

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Captain David Carter's Timeline

November 12, 1799
Manchester, Essex, MA, USA
September 12, 1831
Age 31
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Age 33
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Age 39
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
September 2, 1845
Age 45
Manchester, Essex, MA, USA
September 4, 1847
Age 47
Beverly, Essex, MA, USA
February 5, 1849
Age 49
Beverly, Essex, MA, USA
January 20, 1850
Age 50
At sea, Pacific Ocean