SurnamesCarter

May 2, 2024

Foul Play is Suspected: Body Burned In Bakerton Shanty

BURNED TO DEATH; FOUL PLAY IS SEEN.Charred Body of Negro Found in Ashes of Shanty. Special Dispatch to The Star.HAGERSTOWN, Md., April 5.– The burning to death of a negro known as “Babe” Carter in his […]
May 1, 2024

Federal Prisoners from area picked up; headed for Wheeling

Federal Prisoners. Captain Dawson, the U. S. deputy Marshal left here on last Saturday with a number of prisoners for Wheeling for the federal court. One was Nick Carter, No. 3, an Italian from the quarries […]
May 1, 2024

Carter discharged from hospital; Returned Home.

Leaves Hospital. Miss Genevieve Carter, of Bakerton, who has been a patient in King’s Daughters’ Hospital was able to return home. Mr. and Mrs. C. D. Carter and Miss Mildred Rice motored to Martinsburg and took […]
May 1, 2024

C. D. Carter Store Burns, Loss of $25k

Store Burns At Bakerton Loss $25,000 There was a destructive fire at Bakerton, Jefferson county, early Tuesday morning when the general merchandise store of C. D. Carter was entirely destroyed, together with the big stock of […]
December 10, 2023

The Friday Murder Mystery

THE HEARING AT HAGERSTOWN– DETAILS OF THE CRIME, ETC.[Reported for the Baltimore Sun.] HAGERSTOWN, MD., June 27, 1877.– James Gardner and J. W. Grove, who are in the county jail at this place on suspicion of […]
August 18, 2023

Marriage License Issued: Kaldenback, Homer.

Marriage Licenses. Floyd C. Payne and Minnie C. Gaynor. John H. Hankins and Ellen R. Robinson.James L. Talbert and Grace Johnson.Arthur W. Cunitz and Marie J. Courreges.Murvin P. Counselman, of Bethesda, Md., and Catherine Mulkerne.Benjamin W. […]
August 18, 2023

Marriage License Issued: Ellie Dunn & Kaldenback

Marriage Licenses.The following marriage licenses were granted yesterday: William Carter and Frances Lee; Nathaniel Tapley and Philena Hutchinson; Chas. Kaldenbach and Ellie Dunn; Daniel Jackson and Rachael Ann Anderson; Thomas J. Annen and Nellie V. Connor.
December 4, 2020

Kaldenbach/Dunn Marriage

Marriage Licenses. The following marriage licenses were granted yesterday: William Carter and Frances Lee; Nathaniel Tapley and Philena Hutchinson; Chas. Kaldenbach and Ellie Dunn; Daniel Jackson and Rachael Ann Anderson; Thomas J. Annen and Nellie V. […]
December 4, 2020

Obit, Sarah Thompson

Passing Away.Death came very suddenly last Monday evening to Mrs. Sarah Thompson at the Entler Hotel in Shepherdstown. Mrs. Thompson had come to the hotel to spend a few weeks, her son and son-in-law, John R. […]
May 22, 2020

Telephone from Molers to Bakerton

The completion of the new telephone line from Moler’s Cross Roads to Bakerton for the Jefferson County Telephone Company gives a gratifying increase in the company’s business. The line is slightly more than three miles in […]
May 20, 2020

Road Toll Petition

CORRESPONDENCEWe publish the following request of several of our readers: Shepherdstown, W. Va.To the Honorable County Court of Jefferson County– We, the citizens of said county, living southeast of the Shepherdstown and Halltown turnpike, and entering […]
December 4, 2019

Molers Crossroads History

Delving into old records of early land grants, you will find that tracts of land were taken up in this section along the Potomac River just as early as those nearer the tiny village of Mecklenburg […]
September 17, 2018

Death of Mrs. Lucy L. Carter

In Philadelphia, on the 24th ult., in the 75th year of her age, Mrs. Lucy L. Carter, relict of the late B. Moore Carter, of Va., and daughter of the late Major General Henry Lee, of […]
July 31, 2018

Brilliant Wedding At Bakerton (Myers & Flanagan)

Brilliant Wedding At Bakerton. The marriage of Mr. James M. Myers, a well-known resident of Shepherdstown, and Miss Martha Lee Flanagan, a greatly respected lady of Bakerton, was solemnized Tuesday night at the Southern Methodist Church […]
July 20, 2018

Items from Bakerton.

Items From Bakerton. I see through your columns news from other places, and I thought that I would give you some from our little town. Bakerton is growing and is now about a mile long. It […]
July 20, 2018

James Flanagan vs. C.D. Carter & others

Circuit Court Proceedings. James Flanagan vs. C. D. Carter and others; notice of violating an injunction was quashed and leave given to file further notice.
July 19, 2018

C. D. Carter Sale

The undersigned in intending to remove from the county, will sell at public sale, at his residence at Bakerton, W. Va., on Wednesday, August 24, 191, the following personal property: One Driving Horse! One Stanhope harness […]
July 19, 2018

May Register Callers

Mr. C. D. Carter and Mr. Thomas Welsh, of Bakerton, were among our callers last Monday.