William Carver was born about 1810 in Person Co. NC.He was in Pickens CO. AL by 1830.He married about 1830, his wife's name is unknown, and had teh following children before he moved to Choctaw Co. MS. in the late 1830's.
1)Mattie (Martha) Carver, b. 1832, AL, m. Bill Shewmake. 2)James G. Carver, b. 1834, AL, died in Civil War. 3)George W. Carver, b. 1837, AL, died in Civil War.
Between 1837 and 1839, William Carver moved to Choctaw Co. MS.Between 1839 and 1842, he married Agnes Shewmake (Shumake).He had the following children by his second marriage:
1)Laura Carver, b. 1842, MS 2)Marion Carver, b. 1844, MS, died on December 1, 1864 in Chicago, Ill. in the Civil War.
Would like to correspond with any descendants of William Carver.Does anyone know a definite date when and where he died and is buried? Will be glad to share what family information that I have.Charlotte G. Boykin