Susan Mahley Harris

1855–1933 (Age 78)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Susan Mahley

When Susan Mahley Harris was born on 5 March 1855, in Ohio, United States, her father, John Robert Harris, was 32 and her mother, Sally L Laybourn, was 32. She married William Johnston Radebaugh on 5 March 1874, in Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Sidney Township, Champaign, Illinois, United States in 1870 and Sidney, Champaign, Illinois, United States in 1880. She died on 30 April 1933, in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Johnston Radebaugh
Susan Mahley Harris
Marriage: 5 March 1874
Effie C Radenbaugh
Charles Harris Radebaugh
Bessie Radebaugh

Spouse and Children

5 March 1874
Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John Robert Harris


    Sally L Laybourn




    Elizabeth Harris


    William Harrison Harris


    Eliza Harris


    Mary Harris



+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 4

Established November 8, 1859.

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 21

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

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)

  • Susan Harris in household of John B Harris, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mahala Harris in household of John R Harris, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Susan M Radebaugh in household of William J Radebaugh, "United States Census, 1880"

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