Aaron Benjamin Cherry

11 February 1801–15 October 1864 (Age 63)
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Aaron Benjamin

When Aaron Benjamin Cherry was born on 11 February 1801, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, his father, John Cherry Sr, was 35 and his mother, Rebecca Anthony, was 23. He married Mary Margaret Yelton on 21 May 1829, in Falmouth, Pendleton, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 15 October 1864, in Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Centerville City Cemetery, Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Aaron Benjamin Cherry
1801–1864
Mary Margaret Yelton
1811–1898
Marriage: 21 May 1829
Rebecca Ann Cherry
1830–1922
Sarah Jane Cherry
1832–1913
John James Cherry
1834–1925
Mary Margaret Cherry
1836–1925
Amelia Mariah Cherry
1838–1923
Jessie Yelton Cherry
1840–1865
Thomas Rittenhouse Cherry
1843–1866
Caroline Cherry
1845–1936
Joseph Smith Cherry
1847–1915

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 May 1829Falmouth, Pendleton, Kentucky, United States
  • Children

    (9)

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    Siblings

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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1803
    Age 2
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1803
    Age 2
    Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 18
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Kirsch

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    Maraboots LIFE SUMMARY

    SARAH MARABOOTS DYSON HATCH was born about 1843 in northern Arizona Territory. Her father was Navajo: Tanigoots or Tan-Gi-Goat, later known as Chief Dah-nish-aunt or “Danish Yank” or Spaneshanks. Her …

    Sources (35)

    • Aaron B Cherry, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Aron B Cherry, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Aaron Cherry in entry for Margeret Cherry Brandon, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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