Wilford L. Harrison

30 January 1904–27 August 1971 (Age 67)
Texas, United States

The Life of Wilford L.

Wilford L. Harrison was born on 30 January 1904, in Texas, United States. He married Ethel Snowden on 17 August 1954, in Tucumcari, Quay, New Mexico, United States. He died on 27 August 1971, in Wellington, Collingsworth, Texas, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Wellington, Collingsworth, Texas, United States.

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Wilford L. Harrison
Ethel Snowden
Marriage: 17 August 1954

Spouse and Children

17 August 1954
Tucumcari, Quay, New Mexico, United States

World Events (8)

1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 1

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 19

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Harry .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Wilford L. Harrison - Published information: birth-name: Wilford L. Harrison

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