Edward Harrison V

9 August 1855–13 April 1891 (Age 35)
Crabtree, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Edward

When Edward Harrison V was born on 9 August 1855, in Crabtree, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edward Harrison IV, was 21 and his mother, Elizabeth Lee Holland, was 21. He married Eva Christina Beck on 10 March 1879, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 13 April 1891, in Eureka, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Edward Harrison V
Eva Christina Beck
Marriage: 10 March 1879
Heber Lorenz Zimmerman Harrison
John Reuben Zimmerman
Rosanna Paulina Harrison
Christina Elizabeth Harrison
Edward Harrison VI

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 March 1879American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1858 · Halle Orchestra Give First Performance
    Age 3
    The Hallé Orchestra named after Charles Hallé became a permanent orchestra when they played for the first time on January 30, 1858, in the Free Trade Hall. The orchestra fell on hard times in 1861 and performed only two concerts. From 1899-1911 Hans Richter directed the orchestra.
    Age 8
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 10
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    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.

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    Sources (11)

    • Edwd Harrison in household of Edwd Harrison, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Edward Harrison in entry for Pauline Harrison Tester, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • Edward Harrison in household of Edward Harrison, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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