Person:Joshua Carter (2)

  1. Joshua Carter1638 - 1675
  • HJoshua Carter1638 - 1675
  • WMary FieldAbt 1643 -
m. 22 Oct 1663
  1. Samuel CarterAbt 1664 - 1728
Facts and Events
Name Joshua Carter
Gender Male
Christening[1] Mar 1638 Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Marriage 22 Oct 1663 Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United Statesto Mary Field
Death[2][3] 18 Sep 1675 Deerfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, United Statesat Bloody Brook Massacre
  1. Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Records of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1638-1925.

    Joshua Carter son of Joshua Carter was baptized March anno 1638 (Bk I Page Seven)

  2. Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862), 1:340-341.

    JOSHUA, Windsor, s. of the preced. rem. 1675, to Northampton, m. 2 or 4 Oct. 1663, Mary, d. of Zechariah Field, and a. 1673 rem. to Deerfield, there was k. by the Ind. 18 Sept. 1675, will capt. Lothrop, and the flower of Essex, he then aged a. 36, and serv. prob. as a teamster. Of his ch. Samuel, Abigail, and Joshua, are kn. the former only by name, and the latter, b. 6 June 1668, liv. at Hartford, and had seven ch.

  3. Joshua Carter, in Sheldon, George. Biographical Sketchs of the Settlers at Pocumtuck Before Philip's War. History and Proceedings of the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association. (Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association, 1890-1921), 1:69, 1890, Secondary quality.

    Carter, Joshua—Son of Joshua of Dorchester, Windsor and Hartford, b. March, 1638; he m., Nov. 22. 1663, Mary, dau. of Zecheriah Field of Nhn., and later of Deerfield. He settled here on the lot now owned by William Sheldon; was constable 1674; was killed with Lothrop at Bloody Brook; his four children drifted to Conn.