Lena Jane Toler

14 August 1876–7 May 1956 (Age 79)
Wyoming, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Lena Jane

When Lena Jane Toler was born on 14 August 1876, in Wyoming, West Virginia, United States, her father, William Harrison Toler, was 25 and her mother, Sarah Ann Blankenship, was 23. She married Isaac Newton Harless in December 1895, in Logan, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Rum Creek, Logan, West Virginia, United States in 1910 and Logan, Logan, West Virginia, United States in 1920. She died on 7 May 1956, in Neibert, Logan, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Mullins Cemetery, Logan, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Newton Harless
1852–1916
Lena Jane Toler
1876–1956
Marriage: December 1895
Lura Dean Harless
1897–1945
James D Harless
1899–
Frank Ray Harless
1901–1990
Alice Dale Harless
1904–1953
Edward Paul Harless
1907–1991
Martin Luther Harless
1909–1992
Lorenzo Dow Harless
1911–1987
Cletus Cecil Harless
1914–1999

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
December 1895
Logan, West Virginia, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 22

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Toller .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lena J Harless in household of I Newton Harless, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lena J Harless in household of T N Harless, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lena Harless, "United States Census, 1920"

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