Carty, Sr., John (1764-1845)

Section C, Lot 25  
A New Jersey native, John Carty, Sr. fought in the Revolutionary War prior to moving to Lexington. He served under Anthony Wayne in the Indian campaign of 1794 and, according to G.W. Ranck's History of Lexington, he and Waldemard Mentelle "introduced into Kentucky the manufacture of earthen ware."  

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