Isabella "Isabel" Littleton1

ID#1376, b. 1 February 1841, d. 24 August 1918
Isabella (Littleton) Harris
Father: Charles Littleton
Mother: Rachel Reese

Birth date: 1 February 1841
Birth place: Ohio County, Virginia.2,3

Spellings of her first name include Isabella,1,4 Isabelle,5 and Isabel.3,6 It has also been reported that Isabella was born in February 1845.7,2

Photograph of Isabella (Littleton) Harris. Date taken: unknown. Location: unknown. Click on camera to view full (or larger) image than the one shown here, then use your browser's back button to return to this page.8

Isabella married John W. Harris, son of Benjamin Harris and Nancy Agnes Campbell, on 28 June 1860 in Marshall County, Virginia. W. R. Howe certified that he united them in marriage.3

Photograph of Isabella with John A. Harris. Date taken: unknown. Location: Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois. Click on camera to view image, then use your browser's back button to return here.9

Isabel died at age 77 on 24 August 1918 at Indian Grove, Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois.2 Isabel's body was interred on 27 August 1918 in the Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois.2

Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1870Livingston County, IllinoisIsabella Harris, female, age 27, born in Va, keeping house
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1870)4
1880Fairbury, Livingston County, IllinoisIsabel Harris, female, age 37, wife, married, born in Ohio, keeping house
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1880)6

Deceased Children of Isabella "Isabel" Littleton and John A. Harris:

Family Line(s):
Harris Index
Last Edited Date=27 Oct 2015


  1. [S1202] John A. Harris obituary, transcribed by Karen Miller, "John Franklin Harris" family website, online, April 2005. All sites were closed by effective 30 September 2014.
  2. [S1404] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947, online (Provo, Utah: Operations Inc.), Isabel Littleton Harris data.
  3. [S1311] Register of Marriages for John W. Harris and Isabel Littleton, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online, file 4130824_00040.jpg.
  4. [S1312] John Harris household, 1870 U.S. Census, Livingston County, Illinois, Reading Post Office, pages 5 (314 stamped) and 6, National Archives micropublication M593_247.
  5. [S1399] Charles Littleton household, 1850 U.S. Census, Marshall County, Virginia, 33rd District, page 257A, National Archives micropublication M432_959.
  6. [S1313] John A. Harris household, 1880 U.S. Census, Livingston County, Illinois, Fairbury, Enumeration District 110, page 50B, National Archives micropublication T9_226.
  7. [S1527] Isabell Hairris household, 1900 U.S. Census, Livingston County, Illinois, Indian Grove Township, Enumeration District 103, sheet 16A (47 stamped), National Archives micropublication T623_318.
  8. [S1512] Scanned photo of Isabella (Littleton) Harris, submitted by MargieP|MA177741 to (Murphy/Eneix/Black/Sturm Family Tree). Permission to use granted to Jo Ellen Dalton on 29 January 2012.
  9. [S1204] Scanned photograph, submitted by Karen Miller to private website (John Franklin Harris).