The Carmack Family Genealogy by C. W. Peckham has Herman: b. 1907; m. Minnie Deaton; son of Abraham Jasper Carmack (4/24/1878-7/27/1944)& Mattie Hoskins; grandson of Isaac Carmack (3/11/1852-?)& Rhoda Thomas/William Hoskins & Mary Robertson; great-grandson of Abraham Carmack (10/26/1826 Washington Co, VA-5/10/1910 Jackson Co, KY)& Alcy Ann Dean (8/24/1826-5/15/1893)who married 10/22/1848 Claiborne Co, TN; great-great-grandson of Levi Carmack (12/9/1791-10/13/1866 in TN) & Elizabeth "Betty" Peters daughter of John & Katherine Peters of England d. 9/20/1881; g-g-g-grandson William Carmack (1/5/1761 Frederick Co, MD-9/24/1851 Washington Co, VA) & possibly Mary Catherine Hartsock; g-g-g-g-grandson Cornelius Carmack (6/18/1736 Cecil or Frederick Co, MD-7/18/1824 Overton Co, TN) & Margery Jane Evans) m. on 10/26/1756 Frederick Co, MD; g-g-g-g-g-grandson William Carmack (1716 Cecil Co, MD-1/1776) & Jane; g-g-g-g-g-g-grandson Cornelius Carmack (b. 1681 MD/Scotland/Ireland, will probated 1749) & Guein. Nothing has been proven on Cornelius birth or death dates or place or his parentage.