Edward John Harrop

12 March 1861–1 July 1924 (Age 63)
Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Edward John

When Edward John Harrop was born on 12 March 1861, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Harrop, was 32 and his mother, Martha Horrocks, was 32. He married Harriet Thomas on 3 December 1883, in Ogden, Weber, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. He lived in Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Annis, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1920. He died on 1 July 1924, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Annis, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward John Harrop
1861–1924
Harriet Thomas
1863–1946
Marriage: 3 December 1883
Edward David Harrop
1884–1891
Bertie Ray Harrop
1885–1886
Harriett Ethel Harrop
1887–1931
Minnie Maybell Harrop
1889–1978
Myrtle Harrop
1891–1983
Martha Alice Harrop
1894–1983
Blanche Bernice Harrop
1900–1990
Mary Margaret Harrop
1904–1904

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 December 1883
Ogden, Weber, Utah Territory, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 4

Historical Boundaries 1865: Called Taylor's Crossing, Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1866: Named changed to Eagle Rock, Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Still Eagle Rock, Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1891: Renamed Idaho Falls, Bingham, Idaho, United States 1911: Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States
1879

Age 18

Historical Boundaries 1879: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1893: Fremont, Idaho, United States 1913: Jefferson, Idaho, United States

Name Meaning

English (mainly south Lancashire): habitational name from any of several places in West Yorkshire or from one in Cheshire called Harrop, or from Harehope in Northumberland, all of which are named from Old English hara ‘hare’ + hop ‘valley’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edwd Y Harrop in household of Joseph Harrop, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Edward J Harrop, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edward J. Harrop, "United States Census, 1900"

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