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Edward Carr

Birthdate: (44)
Birthplace: Newport, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Death: December 28, 1711 (40-48)
Newport, Newport County, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Immediate Family:

Son of Caleb Carr, 16th Colonial Governor of Rhode Island and Mercy Carr
Husband of Hannah Carr
Father of Edward Carr; Hannah Slocum; Mary Lyndon; Mercy Carr; Avis Gorton and 5 others
Brother of Nicholas Carr; Mercy Carr; Caleb Carr; Samuel Carr and John Carr
Half brother of Francis Carr; James Carr; Sarah Hammett and Elizabeth Godfrey

Managed by: Erica Howton
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About Edward Carr

EDWARD CARR, son of Governor Caleb and Mercy Carr, was born in Rhode Island, in June, 1667. In 1698 he was made a freeman, and thenceforward until his death took a prominent part in official life. In 1669 he was deputy to the General Assembly from Jamestown. He filled the office again in 1702-03-05-06-07-09, serving at the same time as clerk of the Assembly. From 1701 to 1707 he served as member of a committee appointed to audit the accounts of the colony. Edward Carr was a resident of Jamestown, and was a large landowner there. On October 6, 1686, he married Hannah Stanton, who was born November 7, 1670, and died in 1712. She was the daughter of John and Mary (Harndel) Stanton, and granddaughter of Robert Stanton, founder of the family in Rhode Island.


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Edward Carr's Timeline

1667
June 1667
Newport, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
1689
September 14, 1689
Age 22
1691
January 13, 1691
Age 23
Jamestown, Newport County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
1693
October 26, 1693
Age 26
1696
January 5, 1696
Age 28
Jamestown, Newport County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
February 24, 1696
Age 28
Jamestown, Newport County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
1698
May 29, 1698
Age 30
Jamestown, Newport County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
1701
February 14, 1701
Age 33
Jamestown, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
1703
October 21, 1703
Age 36
Jamestown, Newport, RI