Dr. John Franklin Harrison

12 November 1871–22 October 1957 (Age 86)
Benton City, Audrain, Missouri, United States

The Life of Dr. John Franklin

When Dr. John Franklin Harrison was born on 12 November 1871, in Benton City, Audrain, Missouri, United States, his father, James Montgomery Harrison, was 43 and his mother, Jane E. Sayers, was 39. He lived in Loutre Township, Audrain, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Salt River Township, Audrain, Missouri, United States for about 40 years. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 22 October 1957, in Mexico, Audrain, Missouri, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Benton City, Audrain, Missouri, United States.

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James Montgomery Harrison
Jane E. Sayers
Ellen Virginia " Ella" Harrison
Lucy Mary Harrison
Lutie Harrison
Margaret Draper " Ped" Harrison
Helen Sayers Harrison
Albert Sidney Johnson Harrison
Crockett Harrison
Dr. John Franklin Harrison
James Samuel Harrison

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Harry .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • John F Harrison, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John F Harrison, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John F Harrison in household of Robert H Brown, "United States Census, 1910"

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