Andrew Carpenter

Born: 1727 - Rockingham, Orange County, Virginia
Died: 1795 - Madison County, Virginia
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Service: In 1776, at the age of 49, Andrew Carpenter served in the Virginia militia as a foot soldier. He also provided provisions and supplies for the Revolutionary War effort.
 
Family: Andrew Carpenter married Anna Barbara Weaver in 1751 at the age of
24. He and Anna had nine children. Andrew Carpenter was one of six children born to John Carpenter and Anna Barbara Weaver. His parents and his wife’s family were some of the first German immigrants to Virginia. In the decade of the 1720s, they settled in and around the Robinson River Valley of what is today Madison County.




Robinson River Valley (Madison County, Virginia)