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Sinda Rilla Presson Cain
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Birth: 1826
North Carolina, USA
Death: 1898

Sinda Rilla was the daughter of James and Martha Presson, both born in North Carolina. James gave at least a portion of the land for the Post Oak Methodist Church and Cemetery.

Sinda Rilla married Marcellous Cain in Benton CO, TN on Jan. 27, 1843. The story has been passed down to descendants is Sinda Rilla met Marcellous at the "Ordinary" or "Inn" her parents ran, as a rest place for travelers. Marcellous was said to have been a stage coach diver for the stage coach that ran between Memphis and Nashville.

Marcellous, Sinda Rilla's husband died soon after her last child was born, and she raised the children on her own, with help from her parents, and siblings. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Presson (1798 - 1875)
  Martha Presson (1801 - 1873)
 
 Spouse:
  Marsellous Cain (1802 - 1868)*
 
 Children:
  James Wesley Cain (1845 - 1879)*
  Martha Eleanor Tennessee Cain Presson (1850 - ____)*
  Melissa Allen Cain Presson (1854 - 1895)*
  Dalphus Millard Filmore Cain (1857 - 1893)*
  Frances Caroline Cain Helms (1863 - 1956)*
  Kimisha Ann Cain Caneer (1865 - 1893)*
  Marseillus Cain (1866 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Allen Presson (1822 - ____)*
  James Freeman Presson (1824 - 1895)*
  Sinda Rilla Presson Cain (1826 - 1898)
  Frances Eleanor Presson Crossnoe (1828 - 1884)*
  Gatsy Presson Stepp (1832 - 1896)*
  Penelope C. Presson Holland (1834 - ____)*
  Telitha Cumi Presson Watson (1834 - 1896)*
  Angeline J. Presson Little (1836 - 1870)*
  Charlotte Presson Kennedy (1837 - ____)*
  David Crockett Presson (1838 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Post Oak Cemetery
Camden
Benton County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Presson, EandM
Originally Created by: Melissa Clayton Key
Record added: Feb 07, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24468828
Sinda Rilla <i>Presson</i> Cain
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Sinda Rilla <i>Presson</i> Cain
Added by: Rick Lambert
 
Sinda Rilla <i>Presson</i> Cain
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Added by: Kathy Douglas
 
 
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- Presson, EandM
 Added: Jul. 29, 2014
Thinking of my precious gg grandmother. May you rest in God's loving peace always.
- PPC
 Added: Apr. 6, 2014

- redbirdintheyard
 Added: Jan. 17, 2013
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