Ada A. Harrison

15 August 1905–May 1971 (Age 65)
Osage Township, Laclede, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Ada A.

When Ada A. Harrison was born on 15 August 1905, in Osage Township, Laclede, Missouri, United States, her father, Elmer Pryor Harrison, was 36 and her mother, Willie Ann Rippy, was 32. She married Lee R Hoover on 21 September 1923, in Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States. She lived in Wagoner, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Bixby Township, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died in May 1971, in Coweta, Wagoner, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 65.

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Lee R Hoover
Ada A. Harrison
Marriage: 21 September 1923

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 September 1923Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 1
    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.
    Age 2
    Oklahoma is the 46th state.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 18
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern): from the Middle English personal name Harry or Herry + -son. These were the common pronunciations of Henry (see Harry ).History: Harrison is an extremely common surname in northern England. One important and influential American family of bearers are descended from Benjamin Harrison, who emigrated from England to VA in 1633 or 1634. Descendants include another Benjamin Harrison (c. 1726–91), who was an activist in the American Revolution and a signer of the Declaration of Independence. His son William Henry Harrison (1773–1841) and great-grandson Benjamin Harrison (1833–1901) both became presidents of the US.

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Ada Hoover, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Ada Harrison, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"
    • Ada Harrison in household of Elmer P Harrison, "United States Census, 1910"

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