1870 Texas census in Angelina County. 1880 Texas census in Milam County. 1900 Texas census in Burleson County.
"Collie Cherry died at his home in Black Jack Wednesday and remains were laid to rest at family buring grounds there Thursday. He was 45 and one of the best and most highly esteemed men in that part of the county. His wife, who is the daughter of Thomas Keese, survives him with several children." Transcribed from the Caldwell News, issue January 1914.