Assuming he is at least 16 when he is married in 1830.
Jonathan married Mary LINDLEY, daughter of Owen LINDLEY and Grace CHAMBERS, on 22 Dec 1830 in Lick Creek Mtg, Orange County, Indiana, United States.2812 (Mary LINDLEY was born before 1807 in North Carolina, United States, died on 6 Feb 1865 5950 and was buried in Poplar Grove Cemetery, Marshall, Parke County, Indiana 5950.)
Noted events in their marriage were:
1. Marriage Notice, 22 Dec 1830, Lick Creek Mtg, Orange County, Indiana, United States. 2812 22-12m-1830 Jonathan Carter, son of John of this county, and Ruth, deceased, married Mary Hollowell, daughter of Owen and Grace Lindley (Lick Creek records).