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George Collins "Collie" Cherry
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1863
Liberty County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1914
Burleson County
Texas, USA

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. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Edmund Cherry (1835 - 1914)
  Sarah Reece Alexander Cherry (1838 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Carrie E Pruett Cherry (1873 - 1892)*
 
 Children:
  John Harvey Cherry (1891 - 1983)*
  Elsie Jewell Cherry Mathis (1900 - 1980)*
  James Thomas Cherry (1902 - 1984)*
  Alvin Bryan Cherry (1907 - 1916)*
  Altha Bernice Cherry Brown (1912 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Thomas Cherry (1854 - 1935)*
  Matilda Caroline Cherry Gee (1862 - 1960)*
  George Collins Cherry (1863 - 1914)
  Susan Emily Cherry Morris (1865 - 1934)*
  Elizabeth Ellen Cherry Nabors (1868 - 1940)*
  James Edmund Cherry (1869 - 1948)*
  Mary Jane Cherry Williams (1877 - 1910)*
  Frances Ida Cherry Fergeson (1880 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Here is one who is sleeping in
faith and love with hope that
is treasured in Heaven above.

Woodmen of the World member's stone


 
Note: Dates are hard to read.
 
Burial:
Black Jack Cemetery
Burleson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Linda Houck
Record added: May 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52106360
George Collins Collie Cherry
Added by: Skip Farrow
 
George Collins Collie Cherry
Added by: Linda Houck
 
George Collins Collie Cherry
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