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William HARMON
Sarah Rebecca WICKHAM
Elizabeth (---)
Charles Edward HARMON
Nettie May FORQUER
John Benjamin HARMON


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1. Edith V. HERRICK

John Benjamin HARMON 2

  • Born: 29 Sep 1888, IA 3
  • Marriage (1): Edith V. HERRICK in 1909 in Keokuk, Lee Co, IA 1
  • Died: May 1969, Emporia, Greensville Co, VA at age 80 3

bullet  General Notes:

1910 IA CENSUS, Lee Co, Keokuk, Reid St.: John B. Harmon, 21, married 0 years, b. IA, father b. IA, mother b. IL, pipe fitter, cereal works; wife Edith V., 19, married 0 years, 0 children, 0 living, b. IA, father b. OH, mother b. IN; mother-in-law, Clara Merrick, 54, widow, b. IA, 6 children, 5 living, b. IA; brother-in-law Edward Merrick, 24, b. IA, salesman, grocery store. (family was listed next to John's brother Thomas Harmon on census)

WWI DRAFT REGISTRATION CARDS, 1917-1918: John Benjamin Harmon, 28, resided Colorado Springs, CO, b. Keokuk, IA; pipe fitter, foreman; employed by Abitibi(?) Paper & Paper Co, Ltd, Nogusis (Niagara?) Falls, Onterio; married, 1 daughter under 12

1920 PA CENSUS, Allegheny Co, Springdale Borough: John B. Harmon, boarder, 31, widower, b. IA, parents b. IA, bridge man, electric power comp.

1930 NY CENSUS, Oswego, Oswego city: John Harmon, 41, rent $60, married age 36, b. IA, parents b. IA, superintendent Oswego board, wife Frances, 31, married age 27, b. MN, parents b. MN; dau. Annie 1, b. MN. (is this the correct person?)

WWII DRAFT REGISTRATION CARDS, 1942: John Benjamin Harmon, 53, 508 Peach Tree St., Emporia, Greensville Co, VA, employed by Johns Maresville(?) Corp, Garrett, VA; nearest relative was Mrs. J. B. Harmon of same address

SSDI: John Harmon, b. Sept 29, 1888; d. May, 1969; issued NY; last residence: Emporia, Emporia City, VA issued NY.


John married Edith V. HERRICK, daughter of Unknown and Clara (---), in 1909 in Keokuk, Lee Co, IA.1 (Edith V. HERRICK was born on 23 May 1890 in IA,4 died on 16 Jul 1912 in IA 4 and was buried in Oakland Cem, Keokuk, Lee Co, IA 4.)



1 Info from Wilma Longshore Harmon.

2 1900 IA Census.

3 Social Security Death Index.

4 Oaklawn Cemetery, Keokuk, IA Records.

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