Jasper Douglas Carter
- Born: 12 Nov 1862, Madison Co., NC
- Marriage: Brejetta Peek circa 1895 in Madison Co., NC
- Died: 11 May 1946, Chase City, Virginia at age 83
The 1880 Federal Census for North Carolina, Madison Co., Township #5, West Fork of Ivy, District 127, page 81B records Jasper D. Carter (16) living with his parents Solomon (41) and Pollie (47) Carter with siblings Laura J. (21), James B. (18), Baxcy (15-m), Lena L. (14), Lee (12), Corah E. (10), Lilly L. (8), Willy R. (7), and John E. (5) with everyone born in NC. Note that "Dug..." can be seen as erased under the Jasper D.
The 1900 Federal Census for North Carolina, Madison Co., Bull Creek, District 75, page 64A records Duglas [Douglas] (Nov 1863) and Bejetta (Oct 1874) Carter with children Lon (Oct 1895), Ennis (July 1897-daughter), and Duglas R. (April 1899). They have been married 5 years with 3 children.
The 1910 Federal Census for North Carolina, Madison Co., Bull Creek, District 77, page 88B records Douglas J. (47) and Bejetta (35) Carter with children Flon M. (14), Ennis J. (12-daughter), Douglas R. (11), Marilynn (8), Herman (6), and Ellen (2). They are living on Band Camp Road and have been married 15 years having had 7 children of which 6 are still living.
The WWI Draft Registration Cards for Flon and Douglas Rex indicate the family was living in Mecklenburg Co., VA but June 1917.
The 1920 Federal Census for Virginia, Mecklenburg Co., Chase City, District 51, page 157A records J. D. (57-NC) and Brejetta (45-NC) Carter with children Flon M. (23-NC), Ennis (21-NC), Douglas (20-NC), Mary (18), Herman (15), Ellen (11-NC), Almeda (8-NC), Odessa (7-NC), Ruth (15-NC), Pauline (3-VA), and Polly (10/12-VA).
The 1930 Federal Census for Virginia, Mecklenburg Co., Chase City, District 12, page 72B records Jasper D. (67-NC) and Brejetta (55-NC) Carter (indexed as Carlie at ancestry.com) with children Douglas (30-NC), Ellen (21-NC), Almeda (19-NC), Odessa (17-NC), Ruth (15-NC), Ora (13-VA), and Pollie L. (11-VA). Son Herman Carter (24) is next door and is recently married to Willie Carter (19). Herman is employed as a Barber at the City Barber Shop.
Jasper married Brejetta Peek, daughter of Jobe B. (Bernard) Peek and Mary Elvira Merril, circa 1895 in Madison Co., NC. (Brejetta Peek was born on 22 Oct 1874 in Madison Co., NC and died on 22 Mar 1961 in Chase City, Virginia.)