Emily Cherry

Female10 March 1882–

Brief Life History of Emily

When Emily Cherry was born on 10 March 1882, in Pirton, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Henry Cherry, was 31 and her mother, Susannah Throssell, was 33. She married James Blades on 18 January 1913, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Alberta, Canada in 1926.

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Family Time Line

James Blades
Emily Cherry
Marriage: 18 January 1913
Gracie Blades
Marguerite Blades
Frances Blades
William Blades

Sources (9)

  • Emily Blades in household of James Blades, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
  • Emily Cherry, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Emily Cherry, "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 January 1913Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).


    Age 23

    Historical Timeline Settlement Patterns


    Age 32

    Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: from Middle English chirie, cherye ‘cherry’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of cherries, or possibly a nickname for someone with rosy cheeks.

    Probably in some cases a translation name of German Kirsch .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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