Grace Harlan

19 July 1887–9 April 1983 (Age 95)
Polk Township, Wapello, Iowa, United States

The Life of Grace

When Grace Harlan was born on 19 July 1887, in Polk Township, Wapello, Iowa, United States, her father, Ulysses L Harlan, was 45 and her mother, Cynthia Ann Cloyd, was 37. She lived in Center Township, Wapello, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Grinnell, Poweshiek, Iowa, United States in 1920. She died on 9 April 1983, in Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Brooks Cemetery, Wapello, Iowa, United States.

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Ulysses L Harlan
Cynthia Ann Cloyd
Charlie J Harlan
Ellen May Harlan
Mary Ettie Harlan
Lulu Harlan
Grace Harlan

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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 3

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 25

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

Northern Irish (of English origin): altered form of Harland 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Grace Harlan in household of Cyntha Harlan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Grace Harlan in household of Cyntha Harlan, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Grace Harlan in household of Cyntha A Harlan, "United States Census, 1930"

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