Salem Pioneer Cemetery ~ Ethel Berta Carter ~ part of the Marion County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
Ethel Berta Carter
LAST NAME: Carter FIRST NAME: Ethel MIDDLE NAME: Berta NICKNAME: 
MAIDEN NAME: Hughes AKA 1:  AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
TITLE: Mrs. GENDER: F MILITARY: 
BORN: 2 Dec 1875 DIED: 16 Jun 1968 BURIED: 24 Jun 1968
ETHNICITY:   OCCUPATION:  Housewife
BIRTH PLACE:  Salem, Marion Co., Oregon
DEATH PLACE: Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon
NOTES: 

1880 OR CENSUS - Esther [sic - Ethel Bertha?], age 4, b. Oregon, is enumerated with father John Hughes, age 48, occupation grocer, b. Tennessee, Emma P., age 42, b. Missouri, along withsiblings Geo., age 22, occupation store clk, Lulu, age 18, Jas. F., age 12, Edith age 9, all born in Oregon. Also enumerated with the family are Lulu Northrup (identified as niece), age 22 , b. California, Chas. Northrup (identified as nephew), b. California, occupation teamster, and servant Yak, age 18, b. China; Married William Carter on 31 December 1901 in Portland, OR 

1900 OR CENSUS – Ethel B. Hughes (b Dec 1875, Oregon) enumerated with parents John (b June 1831, Tennessee, married 43y, occupation grocer) and Emma P. (b Oct 1838, Missouri, mother of 7 children, 5 living at time of census) and 2 siblings, George P. (b May 1858, Oregon) and Genevieve (b June 1871, Oregon); also with family was a servant Jake Lee (b Oct 1859, China, immigrated 1890, married 3y)

1910 OR CENSUS – Ethel H. Carter (34y, b Oregon, married 9y, mother of 3 children) enumerated with husband William A. (35y, b Tennessee, occupation lawyer) and 3 children, all born in Oregon, John H. (6y), Bernice J. (5y) & William A. (3y)

1920 OR CENSUS – Ethel H. Carter (40y, b Oregon) enumerated with husband William A. (45y, b Tennessee, occupation lawyer) and 3 children, all born in Oregon, John H. (16y), Bernice J. (14y) and William A. (12y)

1940 OR CENSUS – Ethel H. Carter (64y, b Oregon) enumerated with husband William A. (65y, b Tennessee, occupation attorney) and 2 sons, John H. (36y, b Oregon) and William A. (32y, b Oregon); family was living in Salem, Marion co, Oregon in 1935

See Also: THE BROWN FAMILY HISTORY II, rev. by Judith Young and Celista Platz. Pub. Newton, KS, Mennonite Press, 1992. pg 422

OBITUARY: 

Ethel Hughes, 1556 SE. Poplar Ave., mother of John H. and William A. Carter, Jr., Mrs. Jane C. Marble. Services Thursday, 11:30 a.m., Finleys Rose Chapel, SW Montgomery at 4th. Friends invited. Private commitment suset Hills. Please omit flowers. 
The Oregonian, June ?, 1968

Mrs Ethel H. Carter, 92, of 1515 SE Poplar Ave, a 60-year Portland resident, died Sunday at a local hospital. Born Dec 2, 1875, in Salem, Mrs Carter was the great granddaughter of Tabitha Brown, one of the founders of Pacific University. She was a Willamette University graduate and member of First Methodist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs Jane C. Marble, and sons, William A. Jr and John H., all Portland. Funeral will be at 11:30 am Thursday at Finley’s Rose Chapel, with private interment in Sunset Hills Memorial Park.

Oregonian, Tuesday, June 18, 1968, 11:2

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SOURCES: 

OSBH DC (1968 Multnomah co) #8822

1880 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., East Salem Pct., FA #265) 

1900 OR CENSUS (Marion co, Salem, ED 134, sheet 2A)

1910 OR CENSUS (Multnomah co, Portland, ED 187, sheet 2A)

1920 OR CENSUS (Multnomah co, Portland, ED 59, sheet 4A)

1940 OR CENSUS (Multnomah co, Portland, ED 37-137, sheet 1B)

Oregonian, Tuesday, June 18, 1968, 11:2

THE BROWN FAMILY HISTORY II, rev. by Judith Young and Celista Platz. Pub. Newton, KS, Mennonite Press, 1992.

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