Joseph Wesley Harper (1903 - 1963)

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Birthplace: New York, NY, USA
Death: Died in San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
Cause of death: Heart Attack
Occupation: Businessman, Philanthropist, Secretary-Treasurer of the Motion Picture Associates, Co-Producer of "The Ten Commandments", Trustee of the Cecil B. De Mille Trust Fund
Managed by: Lizzie Keitel
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About Joseph Wesley Harper

Grandson of Joseph Wesley Harper of the Harper Brothers Publishing house. He was a Los Angeles area Businessman, Philanthropist, Secretary-Treasurer of the Motion Picture Associates, Co-Producer of The Ten Commandments, and Trustee of the Cecil B. De Mille Trust Fund.

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1920 United States Federal Census about Joseph W Harper

Name: Joseph W Harper


Home in 1920: Manhattan Assembly District 11, New York, New York

Age: 16

Estimated Birth Year: abt 1904

Birthplace: New York Relation to Head of House: Step Son [Stepson]

Father's Birth Place: New York

Mother's name: Olive E Grismer

Mother's Birth Place: New York

Marital Status: Single

Race: White

Sex: Male

Able to read: Yes

Able to Write: Yes

Household Members:

Name Age

Joseph R Grismer 70

Olive E Grismer 41

Olive E Grismer 4 [4 6/12]

Joseph W Harper 16

Dora Neilson 60

Iris Linda 19

Alice Rose 34

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1930 United States Federal Census about Joseph W Harper

Name: Joseph W Harper

Home in 1930: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California

Age: 26

Estimated Birth Year: abt 1904

Birthplace: New York

Relation to Head of House: Head

Spouse's Name: Constance Harper

Race: White

Household Members:

Name Age

Joseph W Harper 26

Constance Harper 22

John W Harper 6/12

Nellie B Preston 49

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Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002 about Joseph Wesley Harper

Name: Joseph Wesley Harper

Age: 34

Birth Date: abt 1904

Marriage Date: 21 Jan 1938

Marriage Location: Jackson, Missouri

Marriage County: Jackson

Spouse Name: Cecilia De Mille Calvin

Spouse Age: 29

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California Death Record:

HARPER JOSEPH W

Birth: 05/24/1903

Death: SAN DIEGO 09/10/1963 60 yrs

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Joseph Harper's Timeline

1903
May 24, 1903
New York, NY, USA
1927
September 12, 1927
Age 24
Greene, NY, USA
1929
September 6, 1929
Age 26
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
1938
January 21, 1938
Age 34
Kansas City, Jackson, MO, USA
1963
September 10, 1963
Age 60
San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
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Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, USA