Mary A Tarrants

1852–1894 (Age 42)
Warren, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary A

When Mary A Tarrants was born on 10 March 1852, in Warren, Kentucky, United States, her father, John P. Tarrants, was 45 and her mother, Letitia Manning, was 38. She married William Benton Cherry on 20 September 1869, in Warren, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 2 Tracy, Barren, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Magisterial District 5 Stallard Springs, Warren, Kentucky, United States in 1880. She died on 25 June 1894, in Celina, Collin, Texas, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Aubrey, Denton, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary A Tarrants
William Benton Cherry
Marriage: 20 September 1869
John Calvin Cherry
Edwin Taylor Cherry
Effie Drake Cherry
Jesse Board Cherry
Benjamin Benton Cherry
Sallie Dillard Cherry
Josephine Powell Cherry
Alfred Cherry

Spouse & Children

20 September 1869
Warren, Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 9

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 9

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Variant of German and Dutch Arends .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Tarrant in household of John Tarrant, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Cherry in household of Wm R Cherry, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary Cherry in household of W B Cherry, "United States Census, 1880"

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