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Ruth Carter

Ruth Carter

Female 1802 - 1836  (33 years)

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  • Name Ruth Carter 
    Born 17 Aug 1802  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1834  Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 23 Mar 1836  Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Buried North Cemetery, Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gravestone Inscription of Peter and Ruth (Carter) Delvy
    Gravestone Inscription of Peter and Ruth (Carter) Delvy
    Person ID I264  Delvee Family | Spouse of a Delvee
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2016 

    Father John Carter,   b. 29 Oct 1771, Auburn, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1852, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ruth Goodnow,   b. 04 Apr 1767, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1821, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 15 Mar 1790  Hardwick, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    • Some sources state they were married in Grenwich, Massachusetts.
    Family ID F158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Peter Delvy,   b. 30 Jul 1795, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1869, Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1831  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    • Later Peter married Ruth's sister, Ruby. The IGI (S8)gives the date: 4 January 1832
    Children 
     1. Susan Carter Delvy,   b. 20 Jul 1832, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1908, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [Birth]
     2. Sarah Ruth Delvy,   b. 25 Jun 1833, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1910, Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
     3. Louisa Maria Delvy,   b. 14 Jun 1834, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1915, Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
     4. John Carter Delvy,   b. 17 Mar 1836, Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1910, Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F21  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Aug 1802 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Dec 1831 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1834 - Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Mar 1836 - Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - North Cemetery, Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Headstones
    Gravestone of Peter Delvy and his two wives, Ruth and Ruby Carter
    Gravestone of Peter Delvy and his two wives, Ruth and Ruby Carter

  • Sources 
    1. [S201] Crane, Ellery Bicknell. Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Worcester County, volume I, ( New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1907).

    2. [S13] Stoughton, Ralph M. History of the Town of Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts 1793-1943, (Greenfield, Massachusetts: E.A. Hall & Co., 1978).

    3. [S14] Woods, Henry Ernest. Vital Records of Gill, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 , (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1904).

    4. [S189] Lint, A Ann. Descendants of Peter Delvee, (Willoughby, Ohio: mansuscript, 23 June 1999).

    5. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 102477043

    6. [S752] Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).

    7. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 131863632

    8. [S8] International Genealogical Index (IGI), (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints).

    9. [S152] Patterson, Shirley Drury. The Tale of Bathsheba Woods and Bathsheba Moore Woods, (Towne Family Associaiton, About Town, volume XV, number 1, March 1995).

    10. [S752] Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).
      Marriage of Ruth Carter and Peter Delvy