Percival H. "Percy" Harris1

ID#2191, b. 3 January 1876, d. 18 September 1968
Percival H. "Percy" Harris
Father: Pardon Smith Harris
Mother: Sarah Hanen

Birth date: 3 January 1876
Birth place: Marshall County, West Virginia.2,3

Percival married Daisy Mabelle Yocum, daughter of Cyrus M. Yocum and Margaret (unknown), on 3 December 1906 at Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia. W. H. Fields certified that he united them in marriage.3

Photograph of Percy and Daisy. Date taken: in the 1940s. Location: Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio. 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.4

Percy died at age 92 on 18 September 1968 at Trinity West Hospital, Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio.5 He has also been reported to have died on 15 September 1968.6 Percy's body was interred in the Union Cemetery, Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio; his name appears on the gravestone as "Percy H. Harris."7

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Family Line(s):
Harris Index
Last Edited Date=20 Feb 2016

Citations

  1. [S1049] Pardon Smith Harris obituary, undated clipping from unidentified newspaper.
  2. [S618] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://www.ancestry.com (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), Percy Hanen Harris data.
  3. [S1053] Marriage License for Percival H. Harris and Daisy Yocum, Ohio County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file _00252.jpg.
  4. [S1572] Photograph of Percy and Daisy (Yocum) Harris, submitted by jennparis72 to Ancestry.com (Craft Family Tree). Permission to use granted to Jo Ellen Dalton on 03 August 2012.
  5. [S860] Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007, Ancestry.com, online http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/ (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc.), Percy H. Harris data.
  6. [S899] Percy Harris, Social Security Death Index, compiled by Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/search/DB.aspx?dbid=3693, supports full date of death.
  7. [S1458] Digital photo of Percy H. Harris gravestone in Union Cemetery (Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio), taken by user name skydivesue on 18 April 2009, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/466069/photo/…. Permission to use on this site granted by skydivesue on 21 September 2012.