- William Carson
- Born: November 24, 1745 Downs, Ireland
- Died: October 14, 1824 Mifflin, Pennsylvania
- Related through: Dan's grandmother Elvira Wilde Langford
William Carson was born on Nov. 24, 1745 to Aaron Carson and Bridgette Fleming in County Downs, Ireland. The family left the southern part of Ireland and arrived in the British Colonies, settling in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania.
He returned to his family after the war. They had six more children. The youngest was our ancestor George. Both William and Ruth stayed in Mifflin, where he died on Oct. 14, 1824.
Thanks to John Pratt for providing this history on his family history website.