11 th generation John Cherry Sr.b.about 1619 married Elizabeth Faithful b. about 1625 . -10 th generation John Cherry II B.about 1641 Norfolk county Va.- 9 th generation Samual M. Cherry b. about 1663 Norfolk county.Va. -8 th generation Lemual Cherry Sr. Born about 1685 Norfolk county, Va.- 7 th generation John Cherry Sr. Born about 1724 Norfolk county Va.- 6 th. generation Jessy cherry born july 1749 Halifax district, Martin county N.C.- 5 th. gen. John Darling Cherry b about 1787 Martin county N.C.-4 th. generation Rufus King Cherry born Feb. 1832 Martin County N.C. - 3 rd. gen. John Darling Cherry b about 1867/8 Martin county N.C. this was my grandfather on my mothers side and he married my grandmother Elector Whitfield about 1906. NOTE: many of these men seems to have been married more than one or two times(apparently life in the old day was hard on the women) so to keep it short i did not list most of them or the childern.