Born: 1805-XX-XX Canada
Flourished: 1834-05-05 Sangamon County, Illinois
Carman moved to what would become Menard County, Illinois, sometime before 1830. In 1850, he was living in Petersburg working as a carder with his wife Melissa and four children.
U.S. Census Office, Fifth Census of the United States (1830), Sangamon County, IL, 191; U.S. Census Office, Seventh Census of the United States (1850), Menard County, IL, 269.