Descendants of Benjamin CARPENTER

Fifth Generation


123. William Edward CARPENTER (Cassander Sterling , William Edward , Enoch , Benjamin ) was born 06 Sep 1857 in near Oak Ridge, Warren, MS. He died 02 Sep 1931 in Restland Memorial Cem., Dallas, TX.

William married Hannah Elizabeth DILLEY, daughter of Samuel M. DILLEY and Charlotte Lemenda HINES, on 10 Dec 1879 in near Phoenix, Yazoo, MS. Hannah died 30 Aug 1888 in near Phoenix, Yazoo, MS.

They had the following children:

  222 F i Lemenda Young CARPENTER was born 30 Sep 1880 in in Oak Ridge, Warren, MS. She died 04 May 1956.
  223 F ii Luccy Keziah CARPENTER was born 28 Jul 1882. She died 02 Aug 1940.
  224 F iii Hattie Medora CARPENTER was born 13 Jan 1882. She died 13 Jul 1913.
  225 M iv Willie CARPENTER was born 18 Dec 1886. He died 23 Jan 1974.
        Willie married Maria Louisa SPRATLEY. Maria was born about 1857 in near Flower Hill, Warren, MS.

125. Cassandra Sterling CARPENTER (Cassander Sterling , William Edward , Enoch , Benjamin ) was born 08 Feb 1863. She died 01 Aug 1932 in bur. Wesley Chapel, Meth. Ch., Phoenix, MS.

Cassandra married Abraham Thomas DILLEY, son of Samuel M. DILLEY and Charlotte Lemenda HINES. Abraham was born 15 Jan 1848 in Phoenix, Yazoo, MS. He died 23 Aug 1933.

They had the following children:

  226 M i Thomas Carroll DILLEY was born 23 Dec 1882 in nearOak Ridge, Warren, MS. He died 04 Jan 1911 in Wesley Chapel, Meth. Ch., Phoenix, MS.
  227 F ii Mary Kesiah DILLEY was born 28 May 1888 in Vicksburg, Warren, MS. She died 26 Mar 1954 in Lakewood Mem. Pk., Jackson, MS.
  228 F iii Elbert Usgher DILLEY was born 16 Mar 1893. She died 05 Feb 1963 in Lakewood Mem. Pk., Jackson, MS.
  229 F iv Annie Irene DILLEY was born 31 Jan 1895 in near Oak Ridge, Warren, MS. She died 05 Dec 1944 in Wesley Chapel, Meth. Ch., Phoenix, MS.
  230 F v Winnie Etta DILLEY was born 27 Jan 1895 in near Phoenix, Yazoo, MS. She died before 1978.
  231 F vi 1 DILLEY was born 1897. She died after 1978.
  232 M vii Loniel Elmer DILLEY was born 27 Mar 1899 in near Phoenix, Yazoo, MS. He died 13 Mar 1971 in Grove Hill Mem. Pk., Dallas, TX.

131. Franklin Monroe CARPENTER (Lycurgus A. , Benjamin , Enoch , Benjamin ) was born about 1850 in Lawrence Co., AL.

He had the following children:

+ 233 M i Floyd Wyoming CARPENTER was born about 1890.
+ 234 M ii Ausie Lycurgus CARPENTER was born 1894.

137. John Thomas CARPENTER (George Washington , Hensley , Jr , Hensley , Sr , Benjamin ) was born 11 Jul 1874. He died 20 Aug 1940 in Giles County, Tennessee.

John Thomas earned a teaching certificate in1896.

John married Carrie Elizabeth THURMAN, daughter of William Thomas THURMAN and Nancy Elizabeth PETTY. Carrie was born 08 May 1879. She died 11 Jul 1963.

They had the following children:

+ 235 M i Earl Thomas CARPENTER was born 14 Jul 1900 and died 08 Jun 1999.
+ 236 F ii Carrie Elizabeth CARPENTER was born 05 Apr 1908 and died 1994.
+ 237 F iii Blanche CARPENTER was born 1917 and died 1962.

138. Samuel E. CARPENTER (George Washington , Hensley , Jr , Hensley , Sr , Benjamin ) was born 21 Jan 1877. He died 08 Jan 1915 in Giles County, Tennessee.

Samuel married Louisa SMITH. Louisa was born 22 Jun 1878. She died 14 Jan 1940.

They had the following children:

+ 238 M i Edward Taylor CARPENTER was born 01 May 1906 and died 02 Sep 1967.
+ 239 F ii Elsie Elizabeth CARPENTER was born 31 Jan 1911 and died Apr 1989.
  240 F iii Sammie Louisa CARPENTER was born 12 Jun 1915.

139. Albert Houston CARPENTER (George Washington , Hensley , Jr , Hensley , Sr , Benjamin ) was born 16 Dec 1879. He died 1962.

Albert married Cora Martin SHRADER in Dec 1906. Cora was born 1886. She died 1969.

They had the following children:

+ 241 F i Grace CARPENTER was born 03 Oct 1907.
+ 242 M ii Mahon F. CARPENTER was born 31 Mar 1909 and died 11 May 1931.
+ 243 F iii Annie Ruth CARPENTER was born 03 Mar 1911.
+ 244 F iv Claudia CARPENTER was born 04 Dec 1912 and died 12 Jan 1990.
+ 245 F v Maudie CARPENTER was born 04 Dec 1912.
+ 246 F vi Mildred CARPENTER was born 08 Aug 1914.
  247 F vii Ella Elizabeth CARPENTER.
+ 248 F viii Dorothy P. CARPENTER was born 14 Nov 1922.
+ 249 M ix George S. CARPENTER was born 22 Sep 1927.

140. Viola CARPENTER (George Washington , Hensley , Jr , Hensley , Sr , Benjamin ) was born 16 Dec 1882. She died 29 Mar 1952.

Viola married Lemuel M. THURMAN, son of Henry M. THURMAN and Marsilla Drusella Jane CARPENTER. Lemuel was born 16 Dec 1878. He died 06 Jun 1959.

They had the following children:

+ 250 F i Bessie Ellen THURMAN was born 30 May 1907.
+ 251 F ii Effie Elizabeth THURMAN was born 09 Jun 1909.
+ 252 M iii Lemuel Frank THURMAN was born 23 Sep 1911.
  253 F iv Annie Lee THURMAN was born 08 May 1913.
        Annie married (1) Darnell THURMAN.
        Annie also married (2) Glynn BURT.
+ 254 F v Edith Wilson THURMAN was born 27 Jun 1919.

141. Robert Shirley CARPENTER (George Washington , Hensley , Jr , Hensley , Sr , Benjamin ) was born 19 Aug 1884. He died 20 Feb 1953.

Robert married Walcie Roana BARLAR on 25 Dec 1917. Walcie was born 22 Dec 1891. She died 21 Jun 1982.

They had the following children:

  255 F i Zana Ruth CARPENTER was born 02 May 1919.
+ 256 F ii Mary Ellen CARPENTER was born 07 Sep 1920.
+ 257 F iii Anne Clara CARPENTER was born 07 Feb 1925.

142. Lou Ellen CARPENTER (George Washington , Hensley , Jr , Hensley , Sr , Benjamin ) was born 10 Nov 1895. She died 04 Jul 1979.

Lou married Melvin Carver CROSS, son of Henry T. CROSS and Susan Amanda CARPENTER, on 05 Dec 1912. Melvin was born 27 Aug 1893. He died 12 Jan 1953.

They had the following children:

+ 258 M i Cordell Rye CROSS was born 27 Nov 1915.
+ 259 M ii George Nathan CROSS was born 15 Jun 1919 and died 16 Jun 1967.
+ 260 M iii Revis Maynard CROSS was born 15 Jul 1921.
+ 261 F iv Christine CROSS was born 21 Jan 1924.
+ 262 F v Kathleen CROSS was born 18 May 1926.
+ 263 F vi Nadine CROSS was born 08 Oct 1930.

143. Bessie CARPENTER (George Washington , Hensley , Jr , Hensley , Sr , Benjamin ) was born 08 Aug 1888. She died 07 Sep 1983.

Bessie married Mitchell SMITH. Mitchell was born 09 Nov 1887. He died 09 Jul 1940.

They had the following children:

  264 M i Raymond SMITH was born 23 Oct 1903. He died 17 Feb 1925.
  265 F ii Ruby SMITH was born 21 Apr 1913. She died 01 Nov 1945.
        Ruby married O. PETTY.
  266 F iii Mable Clare SMITH was born 10 Jul 1923. She died 23 Jan 1945.

144. Grover Cleveland CARPENTER (George Washington , Hensley , Jr , Hensley , Sr , Benjamin ) was born 06 Feb 1893. He died 27 Aug 1947 in Giles County, Tennessee.

Grover married Minnie C. COMPTON on 09 Nov 1913. Minnie was born 20 Nov 1895. She died 23 Apr 1989 in Giles County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

+ 267 M i Turner C. CARPENTER was born 01 Oct 1914.
+ 268 M ii Buford C. CARPENTER was born 27 Feb 1917.

146. Leoda CARPENTER (John White , Hensley , Jr , Hensley , Sr , Benjamin ) was born 30 Dec 1875. She died 1949.

Leoda married George COPELAND. George was born 1875. He died 1949.

They had the following children:

+ 269 M i Edgar Newton COPELAND was born 06 Jan 1900 and died May 1981.
+ 270 F ii Sadie COPELAND was born 09 Feb 1901 and died 03 May 1974.
  271 F iii Goldie COPELAND was born 01 Aug 1902. She died 02 May 1980.
        Goldie married Robert ERVIN.

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