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Carvell Lines

First Generation:
William Carvell, b. 4 August 1787, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, d. 30 July 1843, Chapman Twp, Union County, Pennsylvania, m. 1818 in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania to Mary Britton, b. 8 June 1791, d. 31 May 1868, Chapman Twp, Union county, Pennsylvania

Second Generation:
John (Benton) Carvell, No known information; (family legend says he was a "boatman" on the old Pennsylvania Canal and during rough weather on or in the vicinity of the Chesapeake Bay, he fell overboard and was drowned. His body was never recovered.)
Mary Carvell, m. Unknown Gamby
Rachel Carvell, m. Unknown Swartz, (probably named Daniel)
Elizabeth S. Carvell, b. 6 Mar 1809, d. 14 Nov 1856, m. John S. Arnold, b. 28 November 1808, d. 18 Feb 1857 - 2 known children of this marriage
Hannah Carvell, b. 14 October 1814, d. 25 June 1883, Buchanan Twp, Berrien County, Michigan, m. Rev. John Herrold Shaffer, b. 14 February 1814, d. 30 December 1879, buried in Chapman Twp, Union County, Pennsylvania - 6 known children of this marriage
Anna Carvell, b. 30 November 1818, d. 30 August 1879, m. Henry Nerhood, b. 12 January 1812, d. 14 January 1885 - 6 known children of this marriage
Joseph Britton Carvell, b. 1 February 1821, Snyder County, Pennsylvania, d. 21 November 1889, Thompsontown, Juniata County, Pennsylvania, m. (1st) 3 March 1841, Buffalo Twp, Union County, Pennsylvania Rebecca Mark, b. 15 October 1821, d. 24 November 1847, believed to be buried in Grubbs Churchyard, Chapman Twp, Snyder County, Pennsylvania in an unmarked grave (2nd) 2 September 1848 to Mary Hyle, b. 30 July 1823, d. 2 January 1887 - 10 known children from this marriage
Esther (Hetty) Carvell, b. 1824, d. 1880, Summit County, Ohio, m. 1841 to Henry Winkleman - 13 known children from this marriage
Susannah Carvell, b. 11 September 1827, d. 4 September 1861, Chapman Twp, Pennsylvania, m. Peter Rine, b. 3 January 1815, d. 15 October 1867, Chapman Twp, Pennsylvania - 8 known children from this marriage
William B. Carvell, b. 1832, d. 1 November 1864, Florence, South Carolina, m. in Snyder County, Pennsylvania to Louisa Herrold, b. abt 1832, d. 14 Sep 1909 - 7 known children from this marriage
Thomas Benton Carvell, b. 28 July 1835, d. 26 October 1907, Thompsontown, Juniata County, Pennsylvania, m. abt 1852 to Leah Kerstetter, b. 4 February 1837, d. 7 March 1910, Thompsontown, Juniata County, Pennsylvania - 4 known children from this marriage
Levi Carvell, b. abt 1830, m. to Ann, b. abt 1827, 4 known children from this marriage
Catharine Carvell, b. 1 Sep 1832, no other known information
Rebecca Carvell, d. abt 1900, Pennsylvania, m. George Herrold Shaffer, b. 5 May 1797, d. 27 November 1872, buried in Paradise UB Churchyard, Snyder County, Pennsylvania - 10 probable children from this marriage

Third Generation:
Infant daughter, b. 12/3/1841, d. unknown
Jeremiah Mark Carvell, b. 8 March 1843, near McKees 1/2 Falls, Pennsylvania, d. 1 September 1894, Shippensburg, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, m. 2 August 1866, Dauphin, Pennsylvania to Mary Jane Ziegler Gantt, b. 26 January 1839, Sunny Dell, Perry County, Pennsylvania, d. 1 February 1879, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Lyddian Carvell, b. 6 February 1845, Snyder County, Pennsylvania, d. 2 March 1911, Granville, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, m. 1872, Thomas Crosson, b. 1844, d. 4 September 1914, both buried in East Salem Presbyterian/United Brethren Cembtery, Delaware Twp, Juniata County, Pennsylvania - 6 known children from this marriage
Josiah Carvell, b. 12 March 1846, d. in infancy; believed to be buried in Grubbs Churchyard, Chapman Township, Snyder County, Pennsylvania in an unmarked grave
Mary Ann Carvell, b. 6 August 1847, Snyder County, Pennsylvania d. 28 December 1921, Mifflintown, Pennsylvania b. in the Presbyterian Cemetery, Mifflintown, m.(1st) Elias Heikes, b. 6 April 1840, d. 22 May 1885, buried in Grubbs Churchyard, Chapman Twp, Snyder County, Pennsylvania - 1 known child of this marriage m. (2nd) John S. Stahl

Fourth Generation:
Carrie Virginia Carvell, b. 2 May 1868, Newville, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, d. 13 January 1933, Washington D.C., m. 18 September 1890, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania to Edwin Alonzo Niess, b. 23 September 1857, d. 18 April 1948, Washington D.C.
Annie Lenora Carvell, b. 23 December 1869, Bainbridge, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, d. 1 August 1870, Palmyra, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
James Edgar Augustine Carvell, b. 30 April 1874, Coldsboro, York County, Pennsylvania, d. 3 September 1875, Altoona, Blair County, Pennsylvania
Minnie May Carvell, d. 1 August 1867, Pleasant Grove, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

See Niess page for further descendants.

If you have any additions or corrections to any of this information, please e-mail me!

Other Carvell Researchers:

Patty Carvell, email: carvell@povn.com

J. McKee, R.R.#1, Box 685, Richfield, PA 17086

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