Isaac Cherry

October 1853–1920 (Age 66)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Isaac

Isaac Cherry was born in October 1853, in Indiana, United States. He married Permelia Wammack in 1880. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Election Precinct 4, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States in 1900 and Denver, Colorado, United States in 1910. He died in 1920, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Cherry
1853–1920
Permelia Wammack
1857–1947
Marriage: 1880
Edward Thompson Cherry
1880–1941
Albert Vorice Cherry Sr.
1882–1965
William Cherry
1883–1968
Mary Cherry
1885–1909
Flo Cherry
1888–
Grace Cherry
1891–
Alice Cherry
1893–1962

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1880
children

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World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 3

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.
1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 19

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 English: 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.2 Probably in some cases a translation name of German Kirsch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Isaac C Cherry, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Isaac Cherry, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Isaac Edward Cherry in entry for Alice Cherry Pinney, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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