Carroll Family Genealogy Forum
If you are related to Charles of Carrollton, you and I are also related. My ggg grandfather, William Carroll was a cousin to Charles Carroll of Carrollton. In addition, his son, Rev. Daniel Lynn Carroll was a prominent Presbyterian pastor. The following info is all I have on William.
WILLIAM CARROLL b: in Born in Ireland - came to US before age 20 -
William was a farmer and records state that that he was one of the earliest settlers of the region. The most dinguishing characteristic of William is that he was Roman Catholic until the age of 40, when he joined the Presbyterian Church near Uniontown, PA.. He was an active member of the church and served as an Elder for many years. Newspaper articles state that William was cousin to Charles Carroll of Carrollton. William and Mary had 12 children. The only children I have found are,Mary and Daniel Lynn Carroll. There was a William Carroll naturalized from Wharpton County in 1802. There was also a Daniel Carroll who was naturalized at the same time. Could they be brothers? Another Carroll researcher told me that there was a William and Daniel Carroll who were brothers and who went to Fayette, PA together with a Roman Catholic priest.
. +MARY LYNN b: in Born in Ireland - came to US about age 10
Children of William and Mary: (Had 12 children)
DANIEL LYNN Lynn CARROLL b: May 10, 1797 in Fayette County, PA d: November 23, 1851 in Philadelphia, PA - Daniel was a Presbyterian clergyman - Rev. Dr. Daniel Lynn Carroll
Daniel married Anna Turk Halsted and they had children:
Joseph Halsted Carroll: +CHRISTINE MCDIARMID b: July 1843 in (West Highlands)
Scotland m: July 15, 1875 in New York, NY d: October 23, 1923 in Stillwater, Minnesota Father: DONALD MCDIARMID of Brooklyn, New York.
Children: DANIEL LYNN CARROLL (Navy col.) -JOSEPH HALSTED CARROLL b: 1879 d: September 22,1950 - DONELDA CARROLL d: June 15, 1943 in Stillwater,MN - ODELL WRIGHT CARROLL b: July 22, 1883 in Stillwater, Minnesota d: January 10,1949 in Minneapolis, MN.