Miram Harrison

1849–Female
Missouri, United States

The Life of Miram

When Miram Harrison was born in 1849, in Missouri, United States, her father, Thomas Harrison, was 32 and her mother, Rebecca Rachael Peery, was 65. She lived in Callaway, Callaway, Missouri, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Harrison
1817–1863
Rebecca Rachael Peery
1784–1830
Sarah A Harrison
1839–
Matilda Harrison
1842–
James Harrison
1846–1978
Miram Harrison
1849–
James Harrison
1851–1926
Margaret "Maggie" Harrison
1854–1888
Andrew J. "Andy" Harrison
1857–1928
Levica Ann Harrison
1857–1896
Louisa Harrison
1857–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Sarah A Harrison

    Female1839–Female

    Matilda Harrison

    Female1842–Female

    James Harrison

    Male1846–1978Male

    Female1849–Female

    James Harrison

    Male1851–1926Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1860

Age 11

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 32

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.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Harry .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Miram Harrison in household of Thos Harrison, "United States Census, 1850"

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