Harvey Harris

27 March 1883–25 January 1955 (Age 71)
Port Norris, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Harvey

When Harvey Harris was born on 27 March 1883, in Port Norris, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States, his father, Thomas Allen Harris, was 20 and his mother, Ruth Tribbett Moore, was 17. He married Anna R. Simmerman on 16 April 1904, in Leesburg, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Cumberland, New Jersey, United States in 1920 and District 15 Election District, Baltimore, Maryland, United States in 1930. He died on 25 January 1955, in Millville, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Millville, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harvey Harris
Anna R. Simmerman
Marriage: 16 April 1904
Harvey Russel Harris
Thomas Kenneth Harris
Marvin Bruce Harris
Xxxf Harris

Spouse and Children

16 April 1904
Leesburg, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Allen Harris


    Ruth Tribbett Moore




+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 19

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 English and Welsh (very common in southern England and South Wales): patronymic from the medieval English personal name Harry , pet form of Henry .2 This name is also well established in Ireland, taken there principally during the Plantation of Ulster. In some cases, particularly in families coming from County Mayo, both Harris and Harrison can be Anglicized forms of Gaelic Ó hEarchadha.3 Greek: reduced form of the Greek personal name Kharalambos, composed of the elements khara ‘joy’ + lambein ‘to shine’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harvey Harris, "New Jersey State Census, 1915"
  • Harvey Harris, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harvey Harris, "United States Census, 1920"

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