As Steadfast slowly made its way back to the island, Jerin Carpenter instructed the crew in fixing the mainmast. While Brindle Cove brang Steadfast closer to shore, Jerin approached Captain Walters to tell him that the task was complete, but that he didn't trust the mast with topsails unless the need was dire.
Personality and traits
While little of Jerin Carpenter's personality was known, it can be supposed that he was a polite and respectful buck, diligent in his work.
- The name "Jerin" is of Christian-Indian origin and is a variant of the Hebrew name "Jeremiah", which means "Yahweh will exalt."
- Additionally, the surname "Carpenter" refers to Jerin's occupation.