This photo and above information is from the 1929 Lineage Book
of the Pennsylvania Daughters1812. Click Here to read it on Google.
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Mrs. Carr was born in North East, Erie County, Pa., on October 2, 1854.
Names mentioned are: Florence Robertson; Anne Robertson; Mrs. E. B. Jermyn; Mrs. Harold A. Woster; Mrs. Mark Sanborn; Dr. Anna Clarke; Miss Mary Clarke; Miss Cora Decker; Miss Grace Connell, Mrs. L. D. McCurdy; Mrs. H. M. Boies; Mrs. L. M. Gates.
Henry James Carr from page 94 of Prominent men; Scranton and vicinity: by Dwight J. Stoddard, 1861. Click Here to view the book online - free.
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from Volume II of The History of Scranton and its people:
by Frederick L. Hitchcock, 1914. Click the image to see the whole page.
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Henry James Carr was the son of Jane D. Goodhue and Colonel James Webster Carr. He was born August 16, 1849 in Pembroke, New Hampshire.
He was the first librarian of the Albright Memorial Library, in Scranton.
Note: His wife's maiden name is misspelled.
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