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Boyden Carpenter (Hildred Boyden Summit) was born on 26 February, 1909 in United States, is an artist. Discover Boyden Carpenter’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 86 years old?

Popular As Hildred Boyden Summit
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Age 86 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born 26 February 1909
Birthday 26 February
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Date of death (1995-05-25)
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Nationality United States

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Boyden Carpenter Net Worth

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In 1930, Carpenter was working in Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina, as a musician in an orchestra. Billing himself as “The Hill Billy Kid,” he began playing with several bands, including Wade Mainer’s Sons of The Mountaineers, Bill Monroe’s Monroe Brothers, and the Crazy Water Crystals-sponsored “Crazy Water Barn Dance” show band in Charlotte, North Carolina.

He had his greatest musical success in the mid-1930s working at WPTF radio station in Raleigh, North Carolina, touring with the “Grandfather of Bluegrass, Wade Mainer and his Sons of the Mountaineers band and Bill Monroe’s Monroe Brothers, and playing with Ernest Thompson.

The William Leonard Eury Appalachian Collection at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina preserves a photograph of Carpenter with his guitar and “The ‘Hill Billy’ from Alleghany County” guitar case found in a book titled Boyden Carpenter: The Old Gospel Singer. A 1930s booklet entitled Boyden Carpenter: The Original “Hillbilly Kid”, which relates his life story and lyrics to his songs, also survives.


Boyden Carpenter (1909–1995) was a hillbilly and bluegrass artist active in the 1930s and 1940s in the United States.

Carpenter was born February 26, 1909 in Fries, Grayson County, Virginia and was raised in Pipers Gap, Carroll County, Virginia and Sparta and Cherry Lane in Alleghany County, North Carolina. He died May 25, 1995 at Cherryville, Gaston County, North Carolina. Carpenter was his adopted surname—he was born to John W. and Mary E. Summit but was using his stepfather’s surname by 1930.