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Mary Ann "Polly" Reeves Herriman
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Birth: 1822
Death: Oct. 13, 1857

Only 35 at the time of her death, she had been married for 14 years and had given birth to 11 children.

Born in Wilson Co., TN., she made the grueling trip by foot, wagon and horseback to AR. with her husband, 5 children, (she may have been pregnant with one,) and her father, mother and family friends.

Her husband, John J. (Jr.) Herriman was the s/o John and Rebecca Spurlock Herriman. Polly was the d/o Jeremiah (J.T.) Turner Reeves and his wife, Elizabeth Powell, who was the widow of Isham Handy who had drowned a very short time after their wedding.

Polly was the sister of Lucinda, who was my husband's great great grandmother, Salena, Sabrina and Laten. She was the mother of Miles, Rachel, John, Susan, Rebecka, Elizabeth, Jeremiah, David, Josiah, Mary Ann and the twin of Mary Ann who died with the Sr. Mary at birth. 
Family links: 
  Jeremiah Turner Reeves (1794 - 1862)
  Elizabeth Powell Reeves (1794 - 1884)
  John J. Herriman (1817 - 1890)
  Susan Jane Herriman Upton (1847 - 1927)*
  Mary Ann Reeves Herriman (1822 - 1857)
  Lucinda Jane Reeves Powell (1829 - 1907)*
  Sabrina Tennessee Reeves Ledbetter Clark (1832 - 1870)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: She is buried with her infant daughter. They were the first burials in this cemetery.
Jackson Creek Cemetery
Madison County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: Near father and sister.
Created by: Barbara Hammons Davis, D...
Record added: Jun 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19690946
Mary Ann Polly <i>Reeves</i> Herriman
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Mary Ann Polly <i>Reeves</i> Herriman
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Mary Ann Polly <i>Reeves</i> Herriman
Added by: Barbara Hammons Davis, Dalt's Mom
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- kristinamllr
 Added: Sep. 4, 2010
Rest in peace.
- Sue Cully
 Added: May. 21, 2009
In Loving Memory of you and your babe. God bless you.
- Barbara Hammons Davis, Dalt's Mom
 Added: Jul. 7, 2007

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