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Elizabeth Carpenter

Elizabeth Carpenter

Female 1725 - 1756  (30 years)

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  • Name Elizabeth Carpenter 
    Born 15 Nov 1725  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 3 Aug 1756  Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I25477  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2015 

    Father Samuel Carpenter,   b. 14 Aug 1686, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1735, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Mary Yates,   b. 4 Dec 1700, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1772, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1719 
    Family ID F8500  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Samuel Carpenter had a brother, Joshua, who probably came to America with him. His wife's name was Elizabeth, and their first child was Samuel, born August 14, 1686, and married Mary Yates, who was born at Chester, 1700, daughter of Jasper Yates. Their children were: Joshua, born February 12, 1720; Elizabeth, born November 15, 1725; Samuel, born May 16, 1728 (on Carpenter's Island) ; Mary, bom April 2, 1730; Catharine, born July 10, 1732 (on Carpenter's Island) ; Jasper, born October 14, 1734, married and had one daughter, Elizabeth, born August 27, 1763, who married Abraham Cook^ January, 1790; Joshua Carpenter, first born of Joshua and Elizabeth, married and had one child, born July 22, 1753, and married Mary Roan. — Letter from Jasper Carpenter Cook, Phila- delphia, May 24, 1877

      Elizabeth Carpenter, daughter of Samuel and Mary (Yeates) Carpenter, was born on Carpenter's Island, November 15, 1725. She married, 1st, June 9, 1743, John Wright, son of John and Elizabeth Wright, born at Chatham, County of Kent, England, December 22, 1711, described as "Doctor John Wright of Philadelphia, Practitioner in Surgery and Physick." They removed to Wilmington, Delaware. Doctor Wright died at Christiana Bridge, Delaware, November 15, 1751, and Mrs. Wright m., 2dly, in 1752, James Sykes, of the County of Newcastle on Delaware. Mrs. Sykes died in Kent County on Delaware, August 3,1756. Doctor and Mrs. Wright had two children: John, b. in Philadelphia, July 13, 1746; d. February, 1747. Mary, b. at Wilmington, Delaware, July 16, 1749.

      [Jasper George Yates Extract from the following work [2015 by Ronald E, Yates]:The Descendants of JORAN KYN of New Sweden; By GREGORY B. KEEN; 1913]