Carey/Cary Groups, Organizations and Societies
1. The Wyoming and Lackawanna, PA Branch of the John Cary Descendants -
This group has been organized since 1882. A Cary reunion is held every year on the
third Saturday of August in the Scranton, PA area. This group was formed to foster
the memory of John Cary, born 1766 (son of Barnabas, 1733; Joseph, 1705; Samuel, 1677;
Francis, 1647; John, 1610) in MA and came to Luzerne County and the Wyoming
Valley at the age of 23. He married Lucy McKay. This year (2014) will mark the
Historian is: Scott Carey, 303 Riverside Drive, Peckville, PA 18452
The 131st Family Reunion will be held August 16, 2014 at the
home of Mark and Shelly Walton. Lunch will start at 12:30 pm. Everyone is
asked to bring a covered dish to share. Mark and Shelly will provide the meat
and place settings.
After lunch, a business meeting will be held followed by an auction to
benefit the cemetery fund. Items for the auction are appreciated.
Mark and Shelly's address is: 5351 Bloomington Road, Madison Township, PA
84W/380S to Moscow exit (SR 690)
Turn left 2 miles to stop sign
Turn right 0.3 mile Rt 690
Turn left 0.2 mile Rt 690
Turn right 1.4 mile Rt 690
Turn right (Bearbrook Rd) .4 mile to stop sign
Turn right (Becks Crossing Rd) 0.1 mile
Turn left (Bloomington Rd) 0.4 mile
Their drive way is on the left. There will signs marking the turns.
2. Carey/Cary Family Organization
This group is a non-profit organization
that has been organized since 1993. They hold an annual reunion on the
eastern shore of Maryland during the month of October. Also, their web site
for members continues to exist.
E. Niel Carey, President
Carey/Cary Family Organization
Ellicott City, MD 21042