Descendants of Richard Ambrose Carpenter
Generation No. 1
1. RICHARD AMBROSE1 CARPENTER was born 1822. He married PARTHENA.
Children of RICHARD CARPENTER and PARTHENA are:
i. MARY ELIZABETH2 CARPENTER, b. 1846.
ii. NANCY ANN CARPENTER, b. 1849.
iii. RICHARD CARPENTER, b. 1851.
2. iv. HENRY CARPENTER, b. 1856.
Generation No. 2
2. HENRY2 CARPENTER (RICHARD AMBROSE 1) was born 1856. He married EMMA HENDRIX November 13, 1881 in Giles County, Tennessee.
Children of HENRY CARPENTER and EMMA HENDRIX are:
3. i. AMBROSE RICHARD3 CARPENTER, b. May 10, 1890, Burford, Tennessee.
ii. ANNA CARPENTER, b. 1892; m. RICHARD MURPHY, 1905, Giles County, Tennessee.
iii. GRACIE CARPENTER, b. 1894.
iv. ELMER CARPENTER, b. 1896.
v. JOHN G. CARPENTER, b. 1898.
Generation No. 3
3. AMBROSE RICHARD3 CARPENTER (HENRY 2, RICHARD AMBROSE 1) was born May 10, 1890 in Burford, Tennessee. He married VILLA MAE TRAVIS March 14, 1909 in Giles County, Tennessee, daughter of THOMAS WILLIAM TRAVIS.
Children of AMBROSE CARPENTER and VILLA TRAVIS are:
4. i. EXIE DEE4 CARPENTER, b. February 21, 1910, Pulaski, Giles County, TN; d. April 17, 1996, Pulaski, Giles County, TN.
ii. INFANT CARPENTER, b. October 22, 1941.
Generation No. 4
4. EXIE DEE4 CARPENTER (AMBROSE RICHARD 3, HENRY 2, RICHARD AMBROSE 1) was born February 21, 1910 in Pulaski, Giles County, TN, and died April 17, 1996 in Pulaski, Giles County, TN. She married (1) JOHN FREDRICK HALLER. She married (2) HOWARD GRADY HOPKINS 1928, son of STONEWALL HOPKINS and HARRIET AYMETT.
Child of EXIE CARPENTER and JOHN HALLER is:
i. JOHN FREDRICK5 HALLER , JR., b. Private, Lima, Allen County, Ohio; m. ROXANNE, Pulaski, Giles County, TN.
Children of EXIE CARPENTER and HOWARD HOPKINS are:
ii. DAN GENTRY5 HOPKINS, b. Private; m. EVA MAY MOWREY, Private, Lima, Allen County, Ohio.
iii. GAIL HOPKINS, b. Unknown; d. Unknown.
Submitted by Nancy Wasness