Harold Jasper Harris

1 March 1909–17 August 1998 (Age 89)
St. Johns, Apache, Arizona, United States

The Life of Harold Jasper

When Harold Jasper Harris was born on 1 March 1909, in St. Johns, Apache, Arizona, United States, his father, Jasper Jones Harris, was 23 and his mother, Ella Elsina Isaacson, was 23. He married Zelma Coombs on 28 June 1956. He lived in Snowflake, Navajo, Arizona, United States in 1930 and Supervisorial District 3, Navajo, Arizona, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 17 August 1998, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Green Acres Memorial Park, Scottsdale, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Harold Jasper Harris
Zelma Coombs
Marriage: 28 June 1956

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28 June 1956

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Mann Act

Age 1

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 26

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Harold Harris in household of Ella Harris, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harold J Harris in household of Ella Harris, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harold Harris in household of Jasper Harris, "United States Census, 1910"

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