Historical records matching Henry J. "Harry" Haskell
About Henry J. "Harry" Haskell
Birth: Mar. 8, 1874 Huntington Lorain County Ohio, USA Death: Aug. 20, 1952 Kansas City Jackson County Missouri, USA
Son of Rev. Henry C. and Margaret Bell Haskell. Married Isabel Cummings in 1901, their only child was son, Henry Cummings Haskell. He married Katherine Wright, sister of Wilbur and Orville Wright on November 20, 1926. They had been friends since their college days at Oberlin College. His last marriage was to Agnes Lee Hadley, widow of former Missouri governor Herbert Spencer Hadley.
Harry had been a member of The Kansas City Star staff for 54 years at the time of his death and had been editor since 1928. He was the author of two books and won Pulitzer prizes for The Star's editorial excellence in 1933 and 1944.
Parents: Henry Charles Haskell (1835 - 1914) Margaret Bell Haskell (1841 - 1924) Spouses: Isabella E. Cummings Haskell (1875 - 1923) Katharine Wright Haskell (1874 - 1929) Agnes Lee Hadley Haskell (1876 - 1946) Children: Henry Cummings Haskell (1902 - 1981)* Siblings: Edward Bell Haskell (1865 - 1935)* Mary Minerva Haskell (1869 - 1953)* Henry Joseph Haskell (1874 - 1952)
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Burial: Mount Washington Cemetery Independence Jackson County Missouri, USA