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William Harmison

Male - 1903


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  • Name William Harmison  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Jul 1903  Springfield, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I59568  Carl
    Last Modified 20 May 2012 

    Father John Conover Harmison,   b. 26 May 1833, Pike County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Naomi Leona Davis,   b. 1840, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] Indiana Marriages 1800 - 1941@Ancestry.com, July 30, 1903 (Reliability: 3).
      "Fight Over Girl."

      "Illinois Young Men Have Fatal Duel At Springfield."

      "Springfield, Illinois, July 29...Two young men, named John Neidefer and Will Harmison of Todds Point, Shelby County who have been paying attnetion to the same young lady, met today on the road. Harmison was accompanied by his brother. The tw o Harmisons attacked Heidefer who defended himself with a knife and stabbed Will Harmison just over the heart, inflicting injuries which will prove fatal. All are prominent in the area."

    2. [S15] Indiana Marriages 1800 - 1941@Ancestry.com, "Fight Over Girl" article, 30 July 1903 (Reliability: 3).