Harriet Colson

1 May 1917–1 March 1919 (Age 1)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Harriet

When Harriet Colson was born on 1 May 1917, in South Carolina, United States, her father, Alexander A Colson, was 50 and her mother, Sarah Ann Wasson, was 42. She died on 1 March 1919, at the age of 1.

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Family Time Line

Alexander A Colson
1867–1943
Sarah Ann Wasson
1874–1919
Whaley Wescott Colson
1896–1960
Ludlow Colson
1898–1969
Sidney Colson
1900–1902
Julie Colson
1902–1919
Ivy Colson
1904–1985
Keeley Colson
1906–1985
Lottie Colson
1908–1993
Bertha Colson
1910–1911
Ingra Colson
1912–1957
Edna Colson
1914–2003
Harriet Colson
1917–1919
Ula Mae Colson
1918–1918

Parents and Siblings

    Male1867–1943Male

    Sarah Ann Wasson

    Female1874–1919Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (2)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: patronymic from Cole 1 or 2.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Harriett Colson, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"

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