Owen Carpenter

Male 1767 -


Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Owen Carpenter 
    Birth 1767 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1790  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax List 1800, 1802  Banks County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1820  Lawrence County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1830  Calloway County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1840-1860  Tippah County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Owen Carpenter,   b. Bef 1741   d. 1780/1784, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years)  (Father) 
    Catherine  (Mother) 
    Notes 
    • 1785 -- Tax List, Randolph County, NC
      Owen Carpender listed 1 white poll in Capt. Garner's District

      1785, Nov -- Marriage Licenses, Will Book A Page 382, Moore County, NC
      Owen Carpenter and Sarah Smith were granted a marriage license. Nathan Smith was the surety.

      1788, Nov 17, 19 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 211
      Deed from Christopher Yow to John Boyd proven by Owen Carpenter

      1789, Feb 16 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 218
      Deed from Peter and Caterine Funcannon to Peter Hare proven by Owen Carpenter

      1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 158
      Owen Carpenter
      (16+) 3M
      (0-16) 3M
      4F

      1790, Feb 16 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 255
      [Deeds] John and Susanna Huntsucker to Thomas Coash was proven by Owen Carpenter.

      1791, Jan 4 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #287 Owen Carpenter entered 150 acres adjoining John Garner, Christopher Yew and Richd. Bird.

      1793, Aug 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 408
      Ordered that a road be laid from John Garner's to Nall's Mill and work the following hands: John Garner, Alexander Kennedy, George Carriner, Christopher Yew, Owen Carpenter, Edward Moore, William Cook, Ambrose Brewer, Benjamin Cooper, Ambrose Mainus, Hardy Davis, Samuel Perry, Bryan Boroughs, Benjamin Elkins, Kial Johnston and Samuel Martindale.

      1794, Mar 24 -- Land Grant #1791, Moore County, NC
      Owen Carpenter received 150 acres located north of Grassy Creek and the Randolph County line adjoining his own line, John Gardner, Christopher Yow and Richard Bird. Michael Andrews and Bradley Garner were chain carriers.

      1794, May 19 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 457
      Owen Carpenter came into court and gave up Owen Carpenter Jur., John Carpenter and Sarah Carpenter who were bound to him by the court.

      1795 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Owen Carpenter listed 100 acres on supernumerary taxes collected by Sheriff Malcom McNeill

      1795, Aug 17 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 526
      Deed from Owen Carpenter Sr. to Owen Carpenter Jr. proven by Nicholas Nall

      1795, Nov 17 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 538
      Deed from Owen Carpenter to John Haire proven by Moses Wilson

      1798, Feb 1 -- Colonel William Wofford Survey on Georgia Frontier Settlers, Records of the Cherokee Indian Agency 1801-1835, Correspondence, 1804, Pages 311-313.
      Report made to Colonel Return Jonathan Meigs, agent to the Cherokee Indians, Southwest Point, regarding the number and condition of the Settlers living in and near the "Wofford Settlement", on the Frontier of Georgia and the Cherokee Nation of Indians - lying between the Currahee Mountain and the headwaters of the Oconee River. Original Settlers in the Nathan Smith settlement who were left outside of Colonel Hawkins line: Nathan Smith, James Minyard, Michael Oliver, Stephen Smith, Nicholas Smith, Owen Carpenter, Jack Parker, Thomas Warren, Joseph Halcom, Charles Warren, William Thornton, Johnson McKinney and Lewis Dickenson. [Editor's Note: Numerous Moore County families joined Nathan Smith and family in migrating to GA. Many continued to MS from there.]

      1798, Sep 13 -- Petition to Georgia Governor James Jackson
      The following residents of Jackson and Franklin County, GA petitioned the Governor to adjust the land boundaries to allow them to remain on their settlements: Philip Thomas, John Thomas, Wm. Thomas, Philip Thomas Jr., Abednego Downing, Geo. Waters, Levi Taylor, James Huit, Solomon Huitt, Wm. Alexander Tansey, Jesse Austin, Tho. Barnard, Lucas LeCroy, Thomas Lean, Equila McKrakin, James McKrakin, [Mr.] Holcom, Geo. Hopper, Wm. Weatherspoons, Hugh Hartgrove, Nathaniel Wofford, Richard Burkes, Benjamin Wofford, Richard Lay, Nicholas Smith, Nathan Smith, Oen Carpenter, James Minnerd, Nicholas Nuton, Stephen Smith, (illegible signature), Lewes Dickeson, Joseph Halcom, Jno. Parker, John Ratley, Thomas Warren, Robert Shipley, John Shipley, Nathaniel Shipley, William Little, Joseph Dunnegame, Ande Dunnegane, E. Dunnegame, Moses Terell and Jno. Little. [Editor's Note: Numerous Moore County families joined Nathan Smith and family in migrating to GA. Many continued to MS from there.]

      1800 -- Tax List, Franklin County, GA
      Owen Carpenter listed 100 acres on Hudson River

      1802 -- Tax List, Franklin County, GA
      Owen Carpenter listed 100 acres on Hudson River

      1802, Jun 29 -- Petition to Georgia Governor Josiah Tattnall
      The petitioners are not identified as being from any particular county in Georgia, but they inform the Governor that they have sent a petition to the President Thomas Jefferson requesting that he appoint Colonels Carnes, Easley, Harris and Captain James Blair as commissioners for treating with the Cherokee Indians. The petitioners are specifically interested in obtaining a tract of land five miles wide between the Tugaloo and Apalachee Rivers and ask that the Governor support their petition. Signers of the petition include: Benjn. Wofford, Phil. Burford, Nathaniel Wofford, Thos. Warren, David Mbreckia(?), Owen Carpenter, John Tucker, William Temsey, Richard Barks, Thomas Case, Jephthat Yarbrough, Samuel McKinney, Isaac Hollensworth, John Parker, Nickels Smith, Stephen Smith, Nathan Hearn, Charles Crawford, Jacob Odom, James McCrackin, Joseph Dickinson, Vincent Alexander, John Helton, Gideon Yarbiner, William Helton, Garland Lane, Hezekiah Stephens, Nathan Smith, Benjn. W. Burford, Nathaniel Williams, George Hopper, Matthew Alexander, James Henson, Edwd. Tatum, Wm. Helton, Saml. Hollingsworth, Thomas Warren, John Shuffeald, John Warren, John Blann, Joseph McCrackin, Saml. Jones, Reuben Warren, John Brown, Micajah Clark(?), D. Glenn, Augustine Brown Jr., Isaac Brown, Wm. Washington Wofford, James Martin, Robert Brown, Chism May, James Maxwell, Philemon Martin, John Martin, Wm. Varnell, Thos. Duke, Jesse Tatum, James Mainyard, Charles Wells, Augustine Brown, William Weatherspoones, Charles Holt, Morgan Gust, John Kech, John Presnell, Bradock McDonald, Jas. Denman, Aql. McCracken, William Deal, Isaac Hollingsworth, Joseph Shelton, James Stigler, John McDavid, David Spradling, George Feree/Pearce(?), Jacob Hollingsworth, Lewis Jones, William Bright, David Clark, Hugh Hartgrove, Levin Dixon, Daniel Parker, John Sharon, Jos. Sharon, Moses Parker, Garret Watts, Solomon Huitt, Jes Scarborough, Jno. Little, Lewis Phebus, Peter Bogus, James Huett, Samuel Letle, Thos, Wafer(?), Benjamin Lewis, Joseph Wilson, Joseph Dunnagae, Ezekiel Dunnagan, Anday Dunnagan and Isaiah Dunnagan. Located in the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries, Telamon Cuyler, box 45, folder 13, document 01

      1805 -- Tax List, Franklin County, GA
      Nicholas Smith (agent for Owen Carpenter) listed 100 acres and 100 acres [no location given] in Capt. Henry's District

      1820 -- Census, Lawrence County, MS Page 75
      Owen Carpenter Sr.
      (45+) 1M
      (26-45) 1F
      (10-16) 1M
      (0-10) 1M 2F

      1830 -- Census, Calloway County, KY Page 203
      Owen Carpenter
      (50-60) 1M
      (40-50) 1F
      (20-30) 1M
      (15-20) 1M
      (10-15) 1M 1F
      (5-10) 2F
      (0-5) 3F

      1840 -- Census, Tippah County, MS Page 181-B
      Owen Carpenter
      (60-70) 1M
      (50-60) 1F
      (20-30) 4M 3F
      (15-20) 1F
      (10-15) 1F

      1841 -- State Census, Tippah County, MS Page 21
      Owen Carpenter
      2M 4F

      1845 -- State Census, Tippah County, MS Page 21
      Owen Carpenter
      2M 4F

      1850 -- Census, Tippah County, MS Page 421-B
      Owen Carpenter 79 M, Farmer, $600 Real Estate, Born in NC
      Martha Carpenter 60 F, Born in TN
      Tempy Carpenter 25 F, Born in TN
      Mrs. Durant 28 F, Born in TN
      William Durant 4 M, Born in MS

      1860 -- Census, Tippah County, MS Page 711
      Benjamin Booker 54 M, Farmer, $1000 Real Estate, $600 Personal Property, Born in KY
      Sarah Booker 48 F, Born in TN
      William Booker 29 M, Born in KY
      Benjamin F. Booker 13 M, Born in MS
      Tempy Booker 10 F, Born in MS
      James A. Booker 10 M, Born in MS
      Albert G. B. Booker 8 M, Born in MS
      Dilly Booker 4 F, Born in MS
      Owen Carpenter 84 M, $1800 Real Estate, Born in NC
    Person ID I34186  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2022 

    DNA Tests  3 DNA tests are associated with Owen Carpenter 

    Father Owen Carpenter,   b. Bef 1741   d. 1780/1784, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Mother Catherine 
    Family ID F6519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Rachel Smith,   b. 1765, NC Find all individuals with events at this locationd. MS Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Marriage 1785  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
       1. Male William Carpenter,   b. 1786   d. 3 Jul 1863, Franklin County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 77 years)
    +  2. Male John Carpenter,   b. 1789, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 04 Jun 1857, Carroll County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 68 years)
    Esther/Easter Kennedy  (Age 80 years)  m. 25 Mar 1809
    +  3. Female Nancy Carpenter,   b. 1790, Putnam County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Asa Cothran  (Age ~ 52 years)
       4. Female Catherine "Kitty" Carpenter,   b. 1793
    Nathan Kennedy  m. 16 Oct 1813
    +  5. Male Owen Carpenter, Jr.,   b. 21 Mar 1795, Franklin County, GA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Jun 1864 (Age 69 years)
    Elizabeth  (Age 56 years)
    +  6. Male Nathan Carpenter,   b. 1797, Franklin County, GA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1875, MS Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 78 years)
    Eleanor \"Nelly\" Case  (Age 88 years)
       7. Male Dennis Carpenter,   b. 1797, Franklin County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
       8. Male Henry Carpenter,   b. 1806
       9. Female Mary Carpenter,   b. 1809
    +10. Female Malinda Carpenter,   b. 13 Apr 1813, Carroll County, GA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 26 Mar 1887, Conway County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 73 years)
    Henson Scroggins  (Age 57 years)
    +11. Male Green Smith Carpenter,   b. 1815
    Delaney Minyard  (Age 38 years)
    Histories
    1785-1787 Marriage Register, Moore County, NC.pdf
    1785-1787 Marriage Register, Moore County, NC.pdf
    Located on Page 382 of Will Book A, Moore County, NC
    Family ID F10769  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2018 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 1785 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1790 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1800, 1802 - Banks County, GA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1820 - Lawrence County, MS Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Calloway County, KY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1840-1860 - Tippah County, MS Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    1794 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1791 - Owen Carpenter
    1794 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1791 - Owen Carpenter
    1797 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1307 - Christopher Yow
    1797 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1307 - Christopher Yow

    Histories
    1795 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    1795 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    Partial Tax List collected By Sheriff Malcolm McNeill. Courtesy of the NC Archives. [Located in Treasurer and Comptroller Papers, County Settlements, Box 64, Moore County]
    Moore County, NC DNA Project
    Moore County, NC DNA Project
    DNA Results and Analysis for Moore County families including Allen, Barrett, Bean, Brewer, Britt, Brown, Burns, Caddell, Cagle, Carpenter, Caviness, Chriscoe, Cockman, Cole, Comer, Davis, Deaton, Dunn, Furr, Garner, Hancock, Hardin, Hare, Horner, Hunsucker, Hussey, Jackson, Kennedy, Key, Kidd, Lawrence, Maness, McIntosh, McLendon, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Muse, Nall, Phillips, Richardson, Riddle, Ritter, Sanders, Seawell, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Stutts, Sullivan, Wallace, Welch, Williams, Williamson and Wright
    1798 List of Settlers in Nathan Smith Settlement in state of GA
    1798 List of Settlers in Nathan Smith Settlement in state of GA
    1798, Feb 1 -- Colonel William Wofford Survey on Georgia Frontier Settlers, Records of the Cherokee Indian Agency 1801-1835, Correspondence, 1804, Pages 311-313.
    Report made to Colonel Return Jonathan Meigs, agent to the Cherokee Indians, Southwest Point, regarding the number and condition of the Settlers living in and near the "Wofford Settlement", on the Frontier of Georgia and the Cherokee Nation of Indians - lying between the Currahee Mountain and the headwaters of the Oconee River. Original Settlers in the Nathan Smith settlement who were left outside of Colonel Hawkins line: Nathan Smith, James Minyard, Michael Oliver, Stephen Smith, Nicholas Smith, Owen Carpenter, Jack Parker, Thomas Warren, Joseph Halcom, Charles Warren, William Thornton, Johnson McKinney and Lewis Dickenson.

    1804 -- Colonel William Wofford Survey on Georgia Frontier Settlers, Records of the Cherokee Indian Agency 1801-1835, Correspondence, 1804, Pages 311-313.
    Updated Report made to Colonel Return Jonathan Meigs, agent to the Cherokee Indians, southwest Point, regarding the number and condition of the Settlers living in and near the "Wofford Settlement", on the Frontier of Georgia and the Cherokee Nation of Indians - lying between the Currahee Mountain and the headwaters of the Oconee River. Original 1798 Settlers in the Nathan Smith settlement who were left outside of Colonel Hawkins line: Nathan Smith, James Minyard, Michael Oliver [removed by 1804] Stephen Smith [removed by 1804] Nicholas Smith [removed by 1804], Owen Carpenter, Jack Parker [removed by 1804], Thomas Warren, Joseph Halcom [removed by 1804], Charles Warren [removed by 1804], William Thornton [removed by 1804], Johnson McKinney [removed by 1804] and Lewis Dickenson. New Settlers by 1804 in Nathan Smith Settlement: Isham Smith, John Smith, Adam Sheffield, James Keys, Joseph Shelton, Samuel Spencer, William Spencer, Richard Jacks, John Huitt, Jacob Hollingsworth, Moses Alred, James Brown, Temple Carpenter, John Warren, James Hamilton, Nimrod House, James Alred, Thomas Bullen, William Newton, Snow, Asa Walker, Morgan Guest, William Smith, Averitt Smith, George Morgan and Reuben Warren. [Editor's Note: Numerous Moore County families joined Nathan Smith and family in migrating to GA. Many continued to MS from there.]
    1791 Petition, Montgomery County, NC
    1791 Petition, Montgomery County, NC
    1791, Nov 20 -- Dec 1791-Jan 1792 General Assembly Session Records, Box 3 Folder 7
    Petition to relocate courthouse to a more suitable location. Signers included: William Sowell, Randel Cheek, William Morgan, Thos. Morgin, Joseph Deaton, Thos. Ward, Joshua Butler, Thomas Ward, John Ward, John Boling, John Sewell, Jno. Deaton, Martin Hancock, Isham Smith, Nathan Smith, Solomon Carpenter, John Boling, Jesse Boling, James Allen, Nicholas Smith, Robert Cox, Owin Carpenter, William Morgan and Saml. Hancock.
    1802 Petition, Georgia Residents
    1802 Petition, Georgia Residents
    1802, Jun 29 -- Petition to Georgia Governor Josiah Tattnall
    The petitioners are not identified as being from any particular county in Georgia, but they inform the Governor that they have sent a petition to the President Thomas Jefferson requesting that he appoint Colonels Carnes, Easley, Harris and Captain James Blair as commissioners for treating with the Cherokee Indians. The petitioners are specifically interested in obtaining a tract of land five miles wide between the Tugaloo and Apalachee Rivers and ask that the Governor support their petition. Signers of the petition include: Benjn. Wofford, Phil. Burford, Nathaniel Wofford, Thos. Warren, David Mbreckia(?), Owen Carpenter, John Tucker, William Temsey, Richard Barks, Thomas Case, Jephthat Yarbrough, Samuel McKinney, Isaac Hollensworth, John Parker, Nickels Smith, Stephen Smith, Nathan Hearn, Charles Crawford, Jacob Odom, James McCrackin, Joseph Dickinson, Vincent Alexander, John Helton, Gideon Yarbiner, William Helton, Garland Lane, Hezekiah Stephens, Nathan Smith, Benjn. W. Burford, Nathaniel Williams, George Hopper, Matthew Alexander, James Henson, Edwd. Tatum, Wm. Helton, Saml. Hollingsworth, Thomas Warren, John Shuffeald, John Warren, John Blann, Joseph McCrackin, Saml. Jones, Reuben Warren, John Brown, Micajah Clark(?), D. Glenn, Augustine Brown Jr., Isaac Brown, Wm. Washington Wofford, James Martin, Robert Brown, Chism May, James Maxwell, Philemon Martin, John Martin, Wm. Varnell, Thos. Duke, Jesse Tatum, James Mainyard, Charles Wells, Augustine Brown, William Weatherspoones, Charles Holt, Morgan Gust, John Kech, John Presnell, Bradock McDonald, Jas. Denman, Aql. McCracken, William Deal, Isaac Hollingsworth, Joseph Shelton, James Stigler, John McDavid, David Spradling, George Feree/Pearce(?), Jacob Hollingsworth, Lewis Jones, William Bright, David Clark, Hugh Hartgrove, Levin Dixon, Daniel Parker, John Sharon, Jos. Sharon, Moses Parker, Garret Watts, Solomon Huitt, Jes Scarborough, Jno. Little, Lewis Phebus, Peter Bogus, James Huett, Samuel Letle, Thos, Wafer(?), Benjamin Lewis, Joseph Wilson, Joseph Dunnagae, Ezekiel Dunnagan, Anday Dunnagan and Isaiah Dunnagan.
    1798 Petition, Residents of Jackson and Franklin counties to Georgia Governor James Jackson
    1798 Petition, Residents of Jackson and Franklin counties to Georgia Governor James Jackson
    798, Sep 13 -- Petition to Georgia Governor James Jackson
    The following residents of Jackson and Franklin County, GA petitioned the Governor to adjust the land boundaries to allow them to remain on their settlements: Philip Thomas, John Thomas, Wm. Thomas, Philip Thomas Jr., Abednego Downing, Geo. Waters, Levi Taylor, James Huit, Solomon Huitt, Wm. Alexander Tansey, Jesse Austin, Tho. Barnard, Lucas LeCroy, Thomas Lean, Equila McKrakin, James McKrakin, [Mr.] Holcom, Geo. Hopper, Wm. Weatherspoons, Hugh Hartgrove, Nathaniel Wofford, Richard Burkes, Benjamin Wofford, Richard Lay, Nicholas Smith, Nathan Smith, Oen Carpenter, James Minnerd, Nicholas Nuton, Stephen Smith, (illegible signature), Lewes Dickeson, Joseph Halcom, Jno. Parker, John Ratley, Thomas Warren, Robert Shipley, John Shipley, Nathaniel Shipley, William Little, Joseph Dunnegame, Ande Dunnegane, E. Dunnegame, Moses Terell and Jno. Little. [Editor's Note: Numerous Moore County families joined Nathan Smith and family in migrating to GA. Many continued to MS from there.]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1134] Jerry A. Smith, Ja7smith@optusnet.com.au, Genealogy of Nathan Smith [http://freepages.family.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ja7smith/Genealogy_of_Nathan_Smith_2.html] .

    2. [S1113] James Vann Comer, Old Moore County, NC Vital Statistics 1784-1890, (1999, James Vann Comer, PO Box 2681, Sanford, NC 27331 ).



This site powered by The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding v. 14.0.3, written by Darrin Lythgoe © 2001-2024.

Maintained by Morgan Jackson.

Created and maintained by Morgan Jackson