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Viola E. Harmison

Female 1874 - 1969  (94 years)


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  • Name Viola E. Harmison  [1, 2, 3
    Born 28 Jul 1874  Walkerton, St. Joseph County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Jun 1969  Walkerton, St. Joseph County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried South Woodlawn Cemetery, Walkerton, St. Joseph, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I5503  Carl
    Last Modified 20 May 2012 

    Father Isaac Wesley Harmison,   b. 22 Nov 1843, Johnson Township, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1890, Walkerton, St. Joseph, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Mahala Sneathen,   b. 25 Sep 1848, Philipsburg, Montgomery County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1917, Walkerton, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 20 Mar 1866  [5
    Family ID F1909  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Allen E. Cripe,   b. 3 Aug 1870,   d. 27 Feb 1947, Walkerton, St. Joseph County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1892  St. Joseph County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Children 
     1. Otis Cripe,   b. Aft 1 Dec 1892, Walkerton, St. Joseph County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Jun 1969  (Age ~ 76 years)
     2. Vernon Isaac Cripe,   b. 12 Sep 1894, Walkerton, St. Joseph County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1908, Walkerton, St. Joseph County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F1893  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S303] St. Joseph County, Indiana Census, page 579 (Reliability: 3).
      1880, Lincoln Township

    2. [S422] South Bend Tribune, South Bend, Indiana, Obituary, Viola E. Harmison Cripe, June 18, 1969, page 47 (Reliability: 3).
      "Mrs. Viola E. Cripe, 94 of 601 Harrison Street, Walkerton, died at 6:50 p.m. Tuesday in the E. Street Division Hospital, LaPorte. She was born July 28, 1874 in Walkerton and had been a lifetime resident. She was married to Allen E. Cripe wh o died in 1947. Her only survivor is a son, Otis of Walkerton. Friends may call after 7 p.m. today in the Nusbaum Funeral Home, Walkerton, where services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday. The Rev. Harold E. Williams, pastor of the Walkerton Unit ed Methodist Church will officiate and burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery. Mrs. Cripe was a member of Rebekah Lodge in Walkerton."

    3. [S424] South Woodlawn Cemetery, Walkerton, St. Joseph, Indiana, Cripe Family Monument (Reliability: 3).
      Viola E. his (Allen E. Cripe) wife, July 28, 1874 - June 17, 1969.

    4. [S422] South Bend Tribune, South Bend, Indiana, Obituary, Viola E. Harmison Cripe (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S434] Carol Elrod, elrod@netdirect.net.

    6. [S304] Indiana Marriage Records, 1850 - 1920, Book 13, page 261 (Reliability: 3).
      Allen E. Cripe to Viola E. Harmison, 27 November 1892, St. Joseph County, Indiana

    7. [S437] St. Joseph County Independent Newspaper, St. Joseph, Indiana (Reliability: 3).
      "Allen E. Cripe and Miss Viola E. Harmison were married last Sunday at 2 p.m. at the home of the bride's mother on the Island. The ceremony was performed by Rev. S. Snyder in the presence of none but the immediate relatives. An excellent weddi ng dinner was served and a number of useful and valuable presents were bestowed upon the couple. The many friends of Mr. and Mrs. Cripe wish them happiness and success."