The following data is extracted from Gilsum, Cheshire County, New Hampshire History.
Ezra Carpenter was born in Keene, June 9, 1774, and died in Surry, January 4, 1849, His son Willard was born in Surry, November 1, 1803, and came to Gilsum in 1865. He died January 27, 1875. George H., son of Willard, now resides on road 14, is a scientific and practical farmer, and was president of the Farmers' Club in 1878. He has been selectman four years.
Source: Gilsum, Cheshire County, New Hampshire History