Edith Harris

19 December 1906–7 December 1986 (Age 80)
Laporte, Sullivan, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Edith

Edith Harris was born on 19 December 1906. She married Harry Earl Frantz after 1942. She died on 7 December 1986, in Laporte, Sullivan, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Harry Earl Frantz
1895–1987
Edith Harris
1906–1986
Marriage: after 1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
after 1942

World Events (3)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 2

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 3

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

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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