Descendants of Edith Cary (Asa, James Benajah, James, Capt. James, Lieut. Benajah, John, Lieut. Joseph, John) and Brig. Gen. Meriwether Lewis Walker

  1. Cary Walker was born on 24 Dec 1910 in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. [Ref] She died on 10 Mar 2008 in Oak Bluffs, Dukes county, Massachusetts, age 97. [Ref] She married first Lieut. Gen. Robert Burneston Luckey, USMC in 1933 in Vineyard Haven, Dukes county, Massachusetts. [Ref] He died in 1974. [Ref] She married second Dr. George Scheller in 1977. [Ref] He died in 1984. [Ref]
    Cary graduated from Miss Porter's School in Farmington, Connecticut in 1930. [Ref] Bob Luckey was stationed at Fort Sill, Oklahoma and was then attached to the US Embassy in Beijing. [Ref] He was stationed in Quantico, Virginia. [Ref] During the war years Bob and Cary lived on Martha's Vineyard. [Ref] Bob was later in command of the Marine Corps Barracks in Washington, DC. [Ref] He became commander of the Fleet Marine Force Atlantic in 1960 and retired to Martha's Vineyard in 1963. [Ref]

    Cary D. Walker of Vineyard Haven, born on 24 Dec 1911 in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas arrived in New York from Cristobal, Canal Zone, Panama on the Chateau Thierry on 29 Jun 1932. [Ref]

Read her obituary in the Vineyard Gazette.

Read about Bob Luckey on the Marine Corps website


Lieut. Gen. Robert B. Luckey