Harrison,  James Thomas

Harrison, James Thomas

Male 1877 - 1956  (78 years)

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  • Name Harrison, James Thomas  [1, 2
    Born 28 Oct 1877  Walton County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Jun 1956  Bethlehem, Barrow County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Bethlehem Methodist Church Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID P8  MK's Family Tree
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 

    Father Harrison, Abraham Jackson,   b. 25 Jun 1856, Walton County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1939, Barrow County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Thompson, Malissa,   b. 13 Feb 1851, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1887, Bethlehem, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 21 Oct 1875  Walton County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F34  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Tanner, Minnie Lee,   b. 12 Oct 1880, Gwinnett County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1967, Bethlehem, Barrow County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 27 Dec 1906  Carl, Gwinnett County, GA - at the Tanner Home Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Harrison, Ernest Cleaton,   b. 20 Sep 1907, Bethlehem, Walton County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1996, Bethlehem, Barrow County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [natural]
     2. Harrison, Betty Ruth,   b. 1 Sep 1909, Bethlehem, Walton County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2001, Lawrenceville, Gwinnett, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [natural]
     3. Harrison, James Thomas Jr.,   b. 4 Aug 1911, Bethlehem, Walton County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 2002, Winder, Barrow County, Ga Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
     4. Harrison, Middleton Cleaton,   b. 10 May 1913, Bethlehem, Walton County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 2006, Sylvester, Worth County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)  [natural]
     5. Harrison, Mary Georgia,   b. 17 Jul 1915, Bethlehem, Barrow County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 2012, Waycross, Ware County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)  [natural]
     6. Harrison, Malissa Grace,   b. 6 May 1917, Bethlehem, Barrow County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 2005, Athens, Clarke County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F32  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Name: James Thomas Harrison
      City: Bethlehem
      County: Barrow
      State: Georgia
      Birth Date: Oct 28 1877
      Race: White
      Roll: 1556959
      DraftBoard: 0
      Age: 40
      Occupation: Farming
      Nearest Relative: Minnie Lee Harrison
      Height: Medium
      Build: Medium
      Color of Eyes: Blue
      Color of Hair: Black
      Date: 12 Sept 1918
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      Harrison, James T
      Age: 52 Year: 1930
      Birthplace: Georgia Roll: T626_337
      Race: White Page: 1B
      State: Georgia ED: 8
      County: Barrow Image: 0404 Township: Bethlehem
      2/3 April 1930 - Thompson Road
      25 Harrison James T Head M W 52 M (29) GA GA GA Superintendent Cotton Mill
      Minnie L Wife F W 49 M (24) GA GA GA
      Ernest C Son M W 22 S GA GA GA
      Bettie R Daugh F W 20 S GA GA GA Teacher in public school
      James T Jr Son M W 19 S GA GA GA
      M C Son M W 16 S GA GA GA
      Mary G Daugh F W 14 S GA GA GA
      Grace Daugh F W 12 S GA GA GA
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      The Winder News, Wednesday 27 June 1956 (front page)
      Noted Bethlehem Citizen Dies After Extended Illness
      The Bethlehem Community and people throughout Barrow County were saddened this week because of the death of Mr. J. T. Harrison. Mr. Harrison passed away at the Winder-Barrow Hospital on Sunday, June 24th after an extended illness. He was 78 years old having been born on October 28, 1877, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Harrison
      Mr. Harrison was an official of the Bethlehem Methodist Church for several years, serving in the capacity of steward and trustee and taught the Adult Bible Class for a number of years. He was Justice of Peace for Bethlehem District for many years and served as chairman of the Barrow County Board of Education for several years. Mr. Harrison also served as Tax Assessor for Barrow County for two years. He was well known and held in high esteem for his willingness to assist in anything that was for the betterment of his community.
      Funeral services for Mr. Harrison were held on Tuesday afternoon, June 26th at 3 o'clock at the Bethlehem Methodist Church with the Rev. L. G. Martin and Rev. Marvin Brewer as the officiating ministers. The remains were placed in state at 2 o'clock. Interment was in the churchyard cemetery with Wise Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.
      Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Minnie Tanner Harrison; three sons, Ernest Harrison, Bethlehem; James Harrison, Winder; and M. C. Harrison, of Sylvester, Ga.; three daughters, Mrs. Boyd Baggett, Lawrenceville; Mrs. Ethridge Blount, Savannah; and Mrs. Russell Daniel, Fr., Athens; two brothers, Henry Harrison, Blanchard, Okla.; and Lloyd Harrison, Bethlehem; five sisters, Mrs. John Austin, Bethlehem; Mrs. Calvin Ethridge, Dacula; Mrs. Lucy Holloway, Blanchard, Okla.; Mrs. Gertrude Adcock, Bethlehem; and Mrs. Gordon Thompson, West Palm Beach, Fla.; Thirteen grandchildren and one great grandchild.
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      Georgia Death Index, 1953-1960
      Name: James T Harrison
      Death Date: 24 Jun 1956
      Race: W
      Gender: M
      County of Death: Barrow
      Certificate: 20233
      Age: 78 years
      County of Residence: Barrow

  • Sources 
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    2. [S-162960796] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1880; Census Place: Cut Off, Walton, Georgia; Roll: 170; Family History Film: 1254170; Page: 564A; Enumeration District: 137; Image: 0149.

    3. [S-156124788] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, Ancesrty.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).


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