Harry Elsworth Honafius

21 January 1900–31 March 1973 (Age 73)
Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Harry Elsworth

When Harry Elsworth Honafius was born on 21 January 1900, in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Harry Ellsworth Honafius, was 23 and his mother, Amanda Bordlemay, was 22. He married Helen Mae Smith on 11 September 1920, in Lebanon, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in North Lebanon Township, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and West Lebanon Township, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died on 31 March 1973, in Lebanon, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Covenant Greenwood Cemetery, North Lebanon Township, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harry Elsworth Honafius
Helen Mae Smith
Marriage: 11 September 1920
Harold E Honafius
Elwood L Honafius
Bernice J "Bern" Honafius
Christine M Honafius

Spouse and Children

11 September 1920
Lebanon, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States


    Harold E Honafius


    Elwood L Honafius


    Bernice J "Bern" Honafius



Parents and Siblings

    Harry Ellsworth Honafius






    Annie M Honafius


    Theodore Roosevelt Honafious


World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 5

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

Age 20

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

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Sources (3)

  • Harry E Honafina, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harry E Honafins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harry E Honafins in household of Harry Honafins, "United States Census, 1910"

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