Posted By:JoAnn Cantrell
Subject:Geo. Carrithers + Serena "Cricket" Reed
Post Date:October 10, 2007 at 11:27:48
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Forum:Sullivan County, IN Genealogy Forum
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Looking for parents of Sarine or Serina REED born Jan 1849 in Indiana according to 1900 census. She was called "Cricket" by the family. She married George A CARRITHERS, son of Adam & Catherine McCLURE CARRITHERS about 1874. On the 1880 census for Curry twp, Sullivan co. IN , Sarina is listed as age 31, husband George is 29 and son A. Bate CARRITHERS is age 1. ( Adam Bate ). Serena may have been dau. of Milburn & Provdence Reed but I have been unable to document this.

On the 1900 census, this family resides in Indian Territory, OK, Cherokee Nation in what is now Marble City, Sequoyah co. OK.

George A CARRITHERS b.Sept. 1848 age 51 b. IN
Syrena b. Jan. 1849 age 51 b. IN
Bate b. Dec. 1878 IN age 21
Myrtle b. Aug. 1884 IN age 15
Cleveland b. Nov. 1885 age 14 IN

In 1910, George & Serena are in Kern co. CA..ages 61
In 1920 they reside in Pasadina, LA County CA with daughter Myrtle M. SHERROD

Bate married Mary McCullough and died in McColloch County TX. Children included Wilbur or Milburn, Annie & Geo. A.

Myrtle May married Thomas J. SHERROD, had 2 sons..Vaughn & Preston & died in los Angeles co. CA.

Cleveland Reed Carrithers married Sarah Josephine Kirk and had 2 daughters, Irene born ca 1907 & Myrtle born ca 1909. Cleveland "C.R." died in Los Angeles County, CA in 1962.