Harry Leroy Harding

28 December 1886–1 March 1978 (Age 91)
Faribault, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Harry Leroy

When Harry Leroy Harding was born on 28 December 1886, in Faribault, Minnesota, United States, his father, Henry Harrison Harding Jr., was 22 and his mother, Margaret Jeanette Steele, was 22. He lived in Crow Wing Lake Township, Hubbard, Minnesota, United States in 1900. He died on 1 March 1978, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 91.

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Henry Harrison Harding Jr.
Margaret Jeanette Steele
Harry Leroy Harding
Leslie Clair Harding
Daisy Helen Harding
Florence Bell Harding
George Ainsle Harding

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Harrison Harding Jr.


    Margaret Jeanette Steele




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1896 · ""

Age 10

"""Post office name was changed from """"Boise City"""" to """"Boise"""" in 1896. Remains as such today."""
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly southern England and South Wales) and Irish: from the Old English personal name Hearding, originally a patronymic from Hard 1. The surname was first taken to Ireland in the 15th century, and more families of the name settled there 200 years later in Tipperary and surrounding counties.2 North German and Dutch: patronymic from a short form of any of the various Germanic compound personal names beginning with hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harry Harding in household of H H Harding, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Harry Leroy Harding, "Minnesota Births and Christenings, 1840-1980"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Harry Leroy - Published information: birth-name: Harry Leroy

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