Josiah Carter1

Male, #46592, (10 Feb 1745 - 10 Sep 1822)
Birth*10 Feb 1745 He was born on 10 Feb 1745 at Virginia.2 
Marriage*26 Jun 1771 He married Mary Anthony at Bedford Co., Virginia, on 26 Jun 1771 at age 26.1 
American Revolution*between 1775 and 1783 He provided service in the American Revolutionary War between 1775 and 1783
(DAR Listing: Josiah Carter, born 10 Feb 1745 in Virginia, died 10 Sep 1822 in Georgia, married Mary Anthony, Patriotic Service, Virginia.)2 
Deed1 Jul 1784 A deed was granted to him by James Harvey and Sarah Judith Harvey on 1 Jul 1784 at Wilkes Co., Georgia, (Book A, 1784-1786, p. 51, 1 & 2 July 1784, James Harvey and Sarah his wife, to Josiah Carter, all of Wilkes Co. Lease and Release, for £50, 200 acres, on the N. side of Ogechee, granted Harvey, 25 Nov. 1783, adj. N.W. by Ogechee River, all other sides vacant when surveyed. (signed) James Harvey, Sarah (x) Harvey. Wit: Henry Graybill, J.P., John Harvey, Richard (x) Hamlin. Proved 27 July 1785 by witnesses, Benj. Thompson, J.P. Regd. 12 Oct. 1785, Benj. Catching, C.W.C.3
Death*10 Sep 1822 He died at Georgia on 10 Sep 1822 at age 77.2 
Biography* Josiah is said to have been a brother of John who married Winifred Anthony. Josiah was listed in the VA Tax Payers as owning six slaves and land on both sides of Blackwater River. He was among those who took the oath of allegiance in 1777, and in 1820 was lsited alone in the census.1 


Mary Anthony (17 Nov 1754 - before 1820)
Last Edited30 Apr 2012


  1. Patricia Davidson-Peters, compiler, Patricia Davidson-Peters, Anthony: Quakers of Colonial Virginia, 2000-2005.
  2. DAR Patriot Index, Washington, DC: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, 2003.
  3. Michael Martin Farmer, Wilkes Co., GA Deed Books A - VV, 1784 - 1806, Farmer Genealogy, Dallas.