Person:Jeremiah Carpenter (4)

m. bef. 1750
  1. Joseph Carpenterabt 1750 -
  2. Jeremiah Carpenterabt 1755 - 1830
  3. Jesse Carpenter1759 - 1843
  • HJeremiah Carpenterabt 1755 - 1830
  • WElizabeth Mann1752 - abt 1825
m. 8 March 1785
Facts and Events
Name Jeremiah Carpenter
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt. 1755 Crooked Run, Frederick County, Virginia
Marriage 8 March 1785 Alderson, Rockingham County, Virginiato Elizabeth Mann
Death[1] 1830 Crooked Run, Frederick County, Virginia

Acquisition of Land

Land Records:

  • Jeremiah Carpenter of Greenbrier, for 300 pounds, bought of Moses Mann, son of John, deceased, and Fanny, wife of Moses, 160 acres, 1779.
  1. 1.0 1.1 Family Trees: Public Members Trees.
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    Jeremiah CARPENTER was a large landowner in Braxton Co. VA/WV, who supposedly was captured in his youth was referred to as " Jerry ". He was born at Big Bend, Jackson River in Bath Co. VA & there was taken prisoner by Shawnees when he was 9 years old. He is said to have lived at Old Town, opposite the mouth of the Great Kanawha until he was exchanged & returned to Jackson River. Included in the incursion to Jackson River on September 13-14 of 1756 was a Nicholas Carpenter (killed), a Joseph Carpenter (prisoner escaped) and 5 Carpenter children (prisoners).