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Elon Harper

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Harman Hills, Virginia, United States
Death: March 21, 1881 (63)
Lake County, Ohio, United States
Place of Burial: Ross County, Ohio, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Johan Jacob Harper and Phoebe Harper
Husband of Barbara Harper
Father of Phoebe Drais; John Harper; Jacob Harper; Adam Harper; Elon Harper, Jr. and 3 others
Brother of Simeon Harper; Enos Harper; Isaac 'Sac' Harper; Phoebe Bouse; Catherine Christine Isgrig and 6 others

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Private User
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About Elon Harper

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=53574218 Birth: Oct. 12, 1817 Virginia, USA Death: Mar. 21, 1881 Ross County Ohio, USA

Elon Harper Birth: 12 Oct 1817 in Pendleton Co., Va. Death: 21 Mar 1881 in Ross County, OH

Note: On the 1880 Census Elon is noted as a farmer.

Father: Jacob Harper b: 11 Mar 1780 (?) in Pendleton Co., VA Mother: Phoebe Harmon b: 10 Sep 1791 in Harmon Hills, Pendleton County, VA

Married: Barbra AKA Barbara Ross b: 26 Oct 1819 in Va Married: 21 Mar 1839 in Ross County, OH

  • ** Note: The tombstone picture of Barbra shows the spelling to be "Barbra", rather than Barbara (Ross) Harper.

Could be just an error by the tombstone maker.

Children

1. Amos Harper b: Oct 1854 in Ohio 2. Phoebe (HARPER) Drais b: 26 Feb 1842 3. John HARPER b: 15 Jan 1846 4. Jacob HARPER b: 9 Feb 1849 (See Find A Grave memorial # 68830783) 5. Adam HARPER b: 3 Jan 1852 in Ross Co., OH 6. Elon HARPER Jr. b: 1856 in Ross Co., OH 7. Elizabeth HARPER b: 1860 in Ross Co., OH 8. Hannah HARPER b: Aug 1862 in Ross Co., OH (Married: David Goen 13 Nov 1886 in Ross Co., OH) (See FAG memorial # 51365909)

1860 United States Federal Census 1860 United States Federal Census Name: Amos Harper Age in 1860: 6 Birth Year: abt 1854 Birthplace: Ohio Home in 1860: Concord, Ross, Ohio Gender: Male Post Office: Austin Value of real estate: View image Household Members: Name Age Elon Harper 43 Barbara Harper 41 Jacob Harper 11 Adam Harper 8 Amos Harper 6 Elon Harper 4 Elisabeth A Harper 1/12 Martin Harper 24 George W Day 23


Family links:

Parents:
 Jacob Harper (1789 - 1847)
 Phoebe Harman Harper (1791 - 1859)

Spouse:
 Barbara Ross Harper (1819 - 1882)

Children:
 Phoebe Harper Drais (1842 - 1912)*
 John Harper (1846 - 1852)*
 Jacob Harper (1849 - 1918)*
 Adam Harper (1852 - 1944)*
 Elon Harper (1856 - 1928)*
 Elizabeth Harper (1860 - 1878)*
 Hannah Harper Goen (1862 - 1940)*
 Amos Harper (1864 - 1923)*

Siblings:
 Jesse W Harper (1805 - 1876)**
 Mahala Harper Thornton (1812 - 1897)**
 Enos Harper (1813 - 1898)*
 Elon Harper (1817 - 1881)
 Noah E Harper (1819 - 1882)*
 John Adams Harper (1830 - 1912)*
  • Calculated relationship
    • Half-sibling

Inscription: Dearest children, thou hast left us here, Thy loss we deeply feel, But God that hath bereft us,He can all our sorrows heal.


Burial: Day Family Cemetery Austin Ross County Ohio, USA


Maintained by: John Harper Originally Created by: Zoe Tom Record added: Jun 11, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 53574218

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Elon Harper's Timeline

1817
October 12, 1817
Virginia, United States
1842
July 22, 1842
Age 24
Ohio, United States
1846
1846
Age 28
1848
February 9, 1848
Age 30
Ohio
1852
January 3, 1852
Age 34
Ross, Butler County, Ohio, United States
1856
February 1856
Age 38
Butler County, Ohio, United States
1860
1860
Age 42
Ross County, Ohio, United States
1862
1862
Age 44
Ohio, United States
1864
October 25, 1864
Age 47
Ohio, United States
1881
March 21, 1881
Age 63
Lake County, Ohio, United States