Caroline Harris1

ID#592, b. 20 January 1850, d. 26 January 1923
Father: Samuel Harris
Mother: Nancy Gosney

Birth date: 20 January 1850
Birth place: (West) Virginia.2

Caroline married C. M. Johnston.2

Caroline died at age 73 from "appoplexy" on 26 January 1923 at Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia. Contributing to the apoplexy (stroke) was arterio-sclerosis (thickening and hardening of the arterial walls.)2 Caroline's body was interred on 29 January 1923 in the Cameron Cemetery, Cameron, Marshall County, West Virginia.2,3

Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1860Marshall County, VirginiaCaroline Harris, female, age 9, born in Va
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1860)1
1870Marshall County, West VirginiaCaroline Harris, female, age 19, born in West Virginia
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1870)4
Family Line(s):
Harris Index
Last Edited Date=27 Jan 2016


  1. [S110] Samuel Harris household, 1860 U.S. Census, Marshall County, Virginia, Cameron Post Office, pages 147 and 148, National Archives micropublication M653_1360.
  2. [S2176] Caroline Johnston, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online, file 1953052_0000956.jpg.
  3. [S2177] "Cameron Cemetery," submitted by Phyllis Slater, presented by The Marshall County WVGenWeb, online Information pertaining to Caroline Johnston.
  4. [S2175] Samuel Harris household, 1870 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Liberty Township (Bellton Post Office), page 34, National Archives micropublication M593_1693.