Lucinda Perle Harris

18 June 1889–24 January 1973 (Age 83)
Wood, Jackson, West Virginia, USA

The Life of Lucinda Perle

When Lucinda Perle Harris was born on 18 June 1889, her father, William Washington Harris, was 39 and her mother, Margaret Violetty Lenox, was 34. She married Thomas Merton Donohue on 17 August 1913, in New England, Wood, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Harris District, Wood, West Virginia, United States in 1900 and Olive Township, Meigs, Ohio, United States in 1920. She died on 24 January 1973, in McConnelsville, Morgan, Ohio, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Rockland Cemetery, Belpre Township, Washington, Ohio, United States.

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Thomas Merton Donohue
Lucinda Perle Harris
Marriage: 17 August 1913
Ralph Otis Donohue
William Ray Donohue
Voshel Leon Donohue

Spouse and Children

17 August 1913
New England, Wood, West Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Washington Harris


    Margaret Violetty Lenox




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 23

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 English and Welsh (very common in southern England and South Wales): patronymic from the medieval English personal name Harry , pet form of Henry .2 This name is also well established in Ireland, taken there principally during the Plantation of Ulster. In some cases, particularly in families coming from County Mayo, both Harris and Harrison can be Anglicized forms of Gaelic Ó hEarchadha.3 Greek: reduced form of the Greek personal name Kharalambos, composed of the elements khara ‘joy’ + lambein ‘to shine’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucind P Harris in household of William Harris, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Pearl Donahu in household of William Harris, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lucindia P Harris in household of William C Harris, "United States Census, 1910"

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