Elizabeth Short Harrison

1825–12 May 1904 (Age 79)
North Bend, Miami Township, Hamilton, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Short

When Elizabeth Short Harrison was born in 1825, in North Bend, Miami Township, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, her father, John Scott Harrison, was 21 and her mother, Lucretia Knapp Johnson, was 21. She married Dr. George Coleman Eaton on 1 June 1847, in Hamilton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Miami Township, Hamilton, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died on 12 May 1904, in North Bend, Miami Township, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Congress Green Cemetery, North Bend, Miami Township, Hamilton, Ohio, United States.

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Dr. George Coleman Eaton
Elizabeth Short Harrison
Marriage: 1 June 1847
John Scott Harrison Eaton
Mary Eaton
George Coleman Eaton
Anna Harrison Eaton
Archibald Irwin Eaton

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act
Age 0
The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
Age 11
On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
Age 21
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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 (10)

  • Betty H Eaton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Bettie H Eaton, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Betsey Eaton, "United States Census, 1870"

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