Who were the parents of Margaret A. Carter who married Benjamin Sandige Higgenbotham 22 Jan 1849 Amherst County, VA. . Her siblings were Elisha, Lucy, and Mary E. Carter. Mother Elizabeth unknown Carter born @ 1790 . Father died befor 1850 census and possibly enforce 1840 census. 1850 census Pedlar, Amherst Co., Virginia lists Elizabeth Carter B @ 1792(1860 census @1790) Sally age 30 Lucy C.39 Not sure 21 Could be Elisha ? 27 Mary E. 22 Margaret Higgenbotham 17 Benjamin" 36 Thomas" 1 year old Do not find a will for a male Carter in Amherst before 1850 with a wife or these children. There is a later will for a joint will for Lucy C. And Mary E. Carter and thanks niece Lucy M. Higgenbotham for taking care of her for last 18 years.Will dated8 Oct 1904 and probated 8 Dec 1919. Rev Bailey Fulton Davis abstract of will is confusing as to when women died.