John Harrison

3 October 1862–9 December 1948 (Age 86)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England

The Life Summary of John

When John Harrison was born on 3 October 1862, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, his father, Edward Harrison IV, was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Lee Holland, was 28. He married Lucinda Charity Campbell on 15 August 1884, in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Rock Creek, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1880 and Malad Election Precinct 2, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1940. In 1900, at the age of 38, his occupation is listed as blacksmith in Idaho, United States. He died on 9 December 1948, in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Malad City Cemetery, Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Harrison
1862–1948
Lucinda Charity Campbell
1866–1946
Marriage: 15 August 1884
Jonathan Harrison
1886–1886
Alfred Harrison
1887–1926
Elizabeth Blanche Harrison
1890–1892
Lorenzo Campbell Harrison
1893–1988
Mary C Harrison
1897–1989
Helen Harrison
1899–1980
Daniel Leigh Harrison
1903–1903
Orville C Harrison
1904–1979
Nephi Leigh Harrison
1908–1983

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 August 1884Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1864
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries 1864: Owyee, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States
    1886
    Age 24
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern): from the Middle English personal name Harry or Herry + -son. These were the common pronunciations of Henry (see Harry ).History: Harrison is an extremely common surname in northern England. One important and influential American family of bearers are descended from Benjamin Harrison, who emigrated from England to VA in 1633 or 1634. Descendants include another Benjamin Harrison (c. 1726–91), who was an activist in the American Revolution and a signer of the Declaration of Independence. His son William Henry Harrison (1773–1841) and great-grandson Benjamin Harrison (1833–1901) both became presidents of the US.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Harry
    Arrizon
    Harison
    Arrison

    Sources (65)

    • John Harrison in household of Edwd Harrison, "United States Census, 1870"
    • John Harrison, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
    • John Harrison in entry for Orville Harrison, "Idaho, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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