James M Cherry

18 July 1862–26 April 1863
Warren, Kentucky, United States

The Life of James M

When James M Cherry was born on 18 July 1862, in Warren, Kentucky, United States, his father, William Benton Cherry, was 30 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Palmer, was 25. He died on 26 April 1863, in Hadley, Warren, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 0, and was buried in Halls Chapel Cemetery, Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States.

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William Benton Cherry
Sarah Elizabeth Palmer
Thomas Jefferson Cherry
Joseph Cherry
Mary M Cherry
James M Cherry
Robert Eugene Cherry
Ella Donna Cherry

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Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 1

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

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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  • James M. Cherry, "Find A Grave Index"

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