Eliza Jane Harbour

15 June 1881–3 November 1969 (Age 88)
Xenia, Bourbon, Kansas, United States

The Life of Eliza Jane

When Eliza Jane Harbour was born on 15 June 1881, in Xenia, Bourbon, Kansas, United States, her father, William Jesse Harbour, was 47 and her mother, Ruth Sylvania Moyer, was 38. She married John Henry Pliler on 21 October 1899, in Cherokee, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Louisburg Township, Montgomery, Kansas, United States in 1920 and Lyon Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1930. She died on 3 November 1969, in Chetopa, Labette, Kansas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Melrose, Cherokee, Kansas, United States.

Photos & Memories (1)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John Henry Pliler
Eliza Jane Harbour
Marriage: 21 October 1899
Nora Cecil Pliler
Elsie Ruth Pliler
Iva Fern Pliler
Clarence Melvin Pliler
Claude Pliler

Spouse and Children

    John Henry Pliler



21 October 1899
Cherokee, Kansas, United States


Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Age 5

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Age 23

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a keeper of a lodging house, from late Old English herebeorg ‘shelter’, ‘lodging’ (from here ‘army’ + beorg ‘shelter’). (The change of -er- to -ar is a regular phonetic process in Old French and Middle English.)2 Variant of French Arbour .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jane Pliler in household of J H Pliler, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Jane Pliler in household of Henry Pliler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jannie E Pliler in household of Henry J Pliler, "United States Census, 1910"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.