Jessie Harrison

14 September 1900–23 February 1993 (Age 92)
Bidville, Crawford, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Jessie

When Jessie Harrison was born on 14 September 1900, in Bidville, Crawford, Arkansas, United States, his father, George Washington Harrison, was 41 and his mother, Stacey Ann Smith, was 37. He had at least 1 daughter with Audrey Hazel Cox. He lived in Winfrey, Crawford, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 23 February 1993, in Fayetteville, Washington, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Buckner Cemetery, Fayetteville, Washington, Arkansas, United States.

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Jessie Harrison
Audrey Hazel Cox
Wanda Lou Drain

Spouse and Children



    Wanda Lou Drain


Parents and Siblings



    Celia Catherine Harrison



    John B. Harrison


    Lydia May Harrison


    Mary Susan Harrison


+7 More Children

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.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 4

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.

Age 27

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Harry .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jessie Harrison in household of George Harrison, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jessie Harrison in household of George Harrison, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jesse Harrison in entry for Wanda Lou Drain, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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