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Subject: Re: [NCLINCOLN] Carpenters Buried in Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery
Date: Thu, 09 Dec 2004 19:25:54 -0600
Ann K Propst wrote:
>I need clarification as to the identity of the following entry in the
>1939 WPA Cemetery Survey of Cleveland County, NC on page 221 that are
>buried in Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery near Cherryville, Gaston
>Carpenter, Mechal Mary Carpenter (No dates)
>Possibilities might be:
>Michael Carpenter b. 1760-after 11 Dec. 1824 and Mary Cherry b. c.
>1765-d. 1818-1820 both died in present day Cleveland County, NC
"Michael Carpenter b-about 1760, d-after Dec. 11, 1824, married abt 1786
Mary Cherry, b-abt. 1765, d-prob. bet. 1810-1820." [Burial sites not
identified.] Robert C. Carpenter, Carpenters A Plenty (1993) pages
126-130. [Descendants continue on numerous pages.]
>Another possibility might be:
>Michael Carpenter b. bef. 1850 and Mary Elizabeth Roberts b. 8 Mar
>1847-d. 22 Dec. 1908 & buried in Cherryville, Gaston Co., NC
"Michael Carpenter b-Dec. 15, 1846, d-after 1880, m-Mary Elizabeth
Roberts, b-Mar. 8, 1847, d-Dec. 22, 1903, both bur. St. Johns Luth. Ch.
Cem. Cherryville." Robert C. Carpenter, Carpenters A Plenty (1993) page
306. [Descendants continue on numerous pages.]
>These folks might be in "Carpenters A Plenty" of which I do not have access to.
>Ann Propst, Brevard, NC