Person:Caroline Gunn (1)

m. 30 Sep 1827
  1. Solomon Salisbury Gunn1829 - 1897
  2. Mary Ann Gunn1830 - 1862
  3. Chauncey T. Gunn1831 - 1888
  4. Comfort Orin Gunn1833 - 1907
  5. Robert Gunn1835 - 1911
  6. Perry A. Gunn1837 - 1890
  7. Samantha Gunn1840 -
  8. Olive Rhoda Gunn1843 - 1892
  9. Sarah Jane Gunn1844 - 1928
  10. Caroline I. Gunn1845 - 1921
  11. Christopher Conrad Gunn1848 - 1922
  12. Hector Willoughby Gunn1850 - 1909
  13. Norman A Gunn1851 - 1907
  14. Arminta Gunn1854 - 1928
m. 4 Sep 1864
  1. Nellie Sperry1866 -
  2. Jenna Sperry1871 - 1954
Facts and Events
Name Caroline I. Gunn
Alt Name Carrie
Gender Female
Birth? 29 July 1845 Wayne (township), Ashtabula, Ohio, United StatesTombstone shows 1846 as birth year.
Marriage 4 Sep 1864 LaPorte, LaPorte, Indiana, United Statesto Reuben Sperry
Death[1][2] 18 Jul 1921 Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
Burial[1] LaPorte, LaPorte, Indiana, United StatesPosey Chapel Cemetery

Nicknamed "Carrie." May have married a man named Gillette before marrying Reuben Sperry (harnessmaker), with whom she had two children: Nellie and Jenna.

1870 Census:
Name: Carrie Sperry
Birth Year: abt 1847
Age in 1870: 23
Birthplace: Ohio
Home in 1870: Galena, La Porte, Indiana
Household Members:
Aurea Sperry 67
Reuben Sperry 27
Carrie Sperry 23
Nellie Sperry 4
Amanda Gunn 16 = sister Arminta, listed here as a "domestic servant"
Washington Wells 21
Nancy A Saxon 12

1880 Census:
Name: Caroline Sperry
Home in 1880: Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan
Age: 34
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1846
Birthplace: Ohio
Relation to Head of Household: Wife
Spouse's Name: Reuben Sperry
Father's birthplace: New York
Mother's birthplace: New York
Occupation: Drep [Dress?] Making
Household Members:
Reuben Sperry 34
Caroline Sperry 34
Jenna Sperry 8

1900 Census:

Name: Mary A Sperry [Carrie]
Home in 1900: Three Oaks, Berrien, Michigan
Age: 54
Birth Date: Feb 1846
Birthplace: Ohio
Relationship to Head of House: Wife
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: New York
Mother: number of living children: 2
Mother: How many children: 2
Spouse's Name: Reuben
Marriage year: 1864
Years Married: 36
Residence : Three Oaks Village, Berrien, Michigan
Occupation:
Household Members:
Reuben Sperry 57
Mary A Sperry 54 [sic: Carrie not Mary]
Jeanie Sperry 28

1910 Census:
Name: Caroline Sperry
Age in 1910: 65
Estimated Birth Year: 1845
Birthplace: Ohio
Relation to Head of House: Mother
Father's Birth Place: New York
Mother's Birth Place: New York
Home in 1910: Three Oaks, Berrien, Michigan
Marital Status: Widowed
Household Members:
Jennie Sperry 38 = daughter
Caroline Sperry 65
George W Peas 60

Death Certificate
Name: Caroline Coombs [2nd husband was Oscar Coombs]
Death Date: 18 Jul 1921
Death Place: Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Age: 75
Birth Date: 1846
Birthplace: Oh
Occupation: Housewife
Marital Status: Married
Father's Name: Willoughbe Gunn
Father's Birthplace: Ny
Mother's Name: Betty E. Sharf [Sharp]
Mother's Birthplace: Ny
Indexing Project: (Batch) Number B01296-3
System Origin: Michigan-EASy
GS Film number: 2074998
Citation: "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995," FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FHQW-LZS); citing Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, reference ; FHL microfilm 2,074,998.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Find A Grave, Primary quality.

    Tombstone shown: [1]
    Also: [2]

  2. Michigan, Deaths and Burials Index, 1867-1995, Secondary quality.

    Ancestry.com. [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
    Original data: "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800–1995." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.