Eliza Ann Harmon

7 March 1807–8 August 1893 (Age 86)
Redfield, Redfield, Oswego, New York, United States

The Life of Eliza Ann

When Eliza Ann Harmon was born on 7 March 1807, in Redfield, Redfield, Oswego, New York, United States, her father, David Harmon, was 35 and her mother, Adelia Overton, was 24. She married Ira Pearson on 14 October 1824, in Henderson, Jefferson, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Henderson, Jefferson, New York, United States for about 10 years and Downers Grove, DuPage, Illinois, United States for about 8 years. She died on 8 August 1893, in Salem Township, Allen, Kansas, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Salem Cemetery, La Harpe, Allen, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ira Pearson
1799–1873
Eliza Ann Harmon
1807–1893
Marriage: 14 October 1824
Charles Edwin Pearson
1826–1863
Ann Adelia Pearson
1828–1933
Leonard Bloomfield Pearson
1832–1926
Emily Pearson
1834–1913
Horatio Chauncey Pearson
1837–1862
Alfred Ruben Pearson
1841–1874
Albert Johnithan Pearson
1841–1946

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 October 1824
Henderson, Jefferson, New York, United States
children

(7)

    Male1826–1863Male

    Ann Adelia Pearson

    Female1828–1933Female

    Leonard Bloomfield Pearson

    Male1832–1926Male

    Emily Pearson

    Female1834–1913Female

    Horatio Chauncey Pearson

    Male1837–1862Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1818

Age 11

Illinois is the 21st state.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 23

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (mainly County Louth): generally of English origin (see 1); but sometimes also used as a variant of Harman or Hardiman , i.e. an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgadáin ( see Hargadon ).2 English: variant spelling of Harman 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eliza A Persons in household of Ira Persons, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Eliza Persons in household of Ira Persons, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Eliza Pearsons in household of N K Whitney, "United States Census, 1880"

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