Chester Dee Herrell is the son of Ida Maybell Cassingham and Rue Herrell. Swede, as he was known, was born 16 May 1909. He died 11 Apr 1984 at age 74 in Pine Bluff, Jefferson, Arkansas and is buried at Bunker Hill Cemetery, Miami County, Indiana.
On 8 Aug 1931, he married Verabel Cain in Sharpsville, Tipton, Indiana. She is the daughter of William Cain and Addie Hostetler. She was born 13 or 30 Jun 1914 in Santa Fe, Miami, Indiana. She died 6 May 1998 at age 83 in Peru, Miami, Indiana and is buried at Bunker Hill Cemetery, Miami County, Indiana.
Children of Chester Dee Herrell and Verabel Cain:
See the photograph of the 1937/1938 Cassingham Family Reunion.
Much of the information for this family was provided by Chester's sister, Mary Jane Herrell.
Chester: Birth from the "Miami County, Indiana Birth
Records 1882-1920" (where date is erroneously listed as 1919) and Social
Security Death Index (SSN 309-10-1336) where birth is listed as 1909.
Verabel: Birth and Death from the Social Security Death Index (SSN 314-05-9371) which lists birth as 30 Jun [Mary Jane Herrell lists 13 Jun].
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Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2002.