Tombstone: Carpenter, Henry, died Jan 14, 1862, aged 102 years. Photo at http://www.genealogybug.net/Franklin_Cemeteries/peaceluth/c6150004.jpg
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census in 1790 in Earl Twp., Lancaster, PA. 4 The 1790 census recorded Henry Carpenter with this household:
2. Tax List: 1793, Earl Twp., Lancaster, PA. 5
3. Census in 1820 in Earl Twp., Lancaster, PA. 6 The 1820 census recorded Henry Carpenter with this household:
4. Arrival: 1839, in Mifflin Twp., Franklin, OH. 7
5. Census in 1850 in Mifflin Twp., Franklin, OH. 1 William Reaker [mispelling of Beecher], farmer, 50, was living with wife Julia, 48.; Henry, farmer, 25; Elmira, 19; Matilda, 17; Julia, 14; and Barbary, 12. Everyone's birthplace is Pennsylvania except Ohio for the two youngest children. William's real estate is worth $500, and he is likely living on land given to him by his neighor and father-in-law, Henry Carpenter, occupation "none", 72, and his wife Harriett, 71, whose real estate is worth $400.
6. Census in 1860 in Jefferson Twp., Franklin, OH. 8 Henry Carpenter, shoemaker, 95, born in Pennsylvania, was living with wife Harriett, 84, born in London, E. The post office was Blacklick.
7. Tombstone: Inscription: "Henry Carpenter Died Jan 14 1862 Aged 102 Years", 14 Jan 1862, Gahanna, Franklin, OH. 3
8. Book: History of Franklin and Pickaway Counties, Ohio, 1880. 7
1 <i>1850 United States Census</i>, Ohio, Franklin County, Mifflin Township, Series: M432 Roll: 680 Page: 87.
2 <i>Peace Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Gahanna, Franklin County, Ohio</i> (http://www.genealogybug.net/Franklin_Cemeteries/peaceluth/peaceluth.htm), http://www.genealogybug.net/Franklin_Cemeteries/peaceluth/peaceluth.htm.
3 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=147064851.
4 <i>1790 United States Census</i>, Henry Carpenter. Census Place: Earl, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Series: M637; Roll: 8; Page: 104; Image: 795; Family History Library Film: 0568148.
5 Ancestry.com, <i>Pennsylvania, Septennial Census, 1779-1863</i> (Septennial Census Returns, 1779–1863. Box 1026, microfilm, 14 rolls. Records of the House of Representatives. Records of the General Assembly, Record Group 7. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, PA.), PA > Lancaster > Earl Township. Henry Carpenter.
6 <i>1820 United States Census</i>, Census Place: New Holland in Earl, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Page: 243; NARA Roll: M33_106; Image: 142.
7 <i>History of Franklin & Pickaway Counties, Ohio</i> (Williams Bros. publishers, 1880.), Page 486, Mifflin Township.
8 <i>1860 United States Census</i>, Ohio, Franklin County, Jefferson Township, Series: M653 Roll: 963 Page: 260.
9 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=147064644.