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157. Edwin Luther "Ed" HARRISON was born on 9 September 1886 in Woodstock, Schuyler County, Illinois.37,76,90,102 He died on 22 December 1967 at the age of 81 in Salem, Marion County, Oregon.107

Birth Record #2168. Edwin Luther Harrison 9 Sep 1886. Woodstock Tp. Edith Jane (Irwin) Harrison Elisha Harrison.

World War I Draft Registration Card. Dated 5 Jun 1917.
Edwin Luther Harrison was age 30, lived in Chester, Ark. He was born 9 Sep 1886 in Rushville, Illinois. He was a farmer, employed by John Furlow near Chester and had a wife and two children for which he sought exemption. He was stated to be short and stout with brown hair and black eyes. He signed with his mark.

1920 Census. Chester, Crawford Co AR
Edwin L. Harrison, age 33, b. IL. Susie, wife, age 27, b. AR
Roba, "female, dau", age 6. Roberta, dau, age 4 yr 5 mo. Robert, son, age 2.
[Roba was a male.]

1930 Census. West Fork, Washington, AR, Hh 70
Edward Harrison, 43, married at 25
Susie E., wife, 38, married at 21
Roba G., son, 16. Robert N., dau, 14. Robert H., son, 12. Rex L., son, 7. Avon D., son, age 2 years, one month

1940 Census. Memphis, Shelby Co, TN, Hh 241
Living at 496 Walker Ave, renting. In 1935, they lived in West Fork, Washington Co, AR
Edwin Harrison, b. IL, age 52, worked at a crossing flag station for the Railroad
Susie, b. AR, age 48
Roberta, dau 23. Robert, son, 21, working as laborer in a State Park. Rex, son, 16, Donald, son, age 5 - all b. AR

In 1961, Ed was mentioned in his brother William's obituary as living in Memphis, Tenn.

It appears Edwin remarried after the death of Susie:
Oregon Death Index, 1903-98 []
Edwin L. Harrison
Marion Co
Died 22 Dec 1967
Certificate #17841
Spouse: Ora

Buried Belle Passi Cemetery, Woodburn, Marion, Oregon. On the same grave marker is Ora. She was Ora Emilie Harrison, born 25 Jan 1904, died 13 Jun 1993, Marion County, Oregon.

Edwin Luther "Ed" HARRISON and Susan Denison E. "Susie" OSBURN were married on 13 April 1912 in Arkansas.108 Susan Denison E. "Susie" OSBURN107, daughter of James L. OSBURN and Sarah Frances LEE, was born on 14 April 1891 in Arkansas.108 She died on 15 July 1949 at the age of 58 in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.107

Susan's parents were James Lewis Osburn & Sarah Frances Lee.

Marriage License was issued 11 April 1912. Edwin Harrison of Chester was age 25, Miss Susan Osborn of Frisco was age 21. They were married by W. B. Hobbs, JP. on April 13th.

Tennessee Death Certificate 49-1597
Susie Osburne Harrison died 15 Jul 1949, in Memphis, Shelby, TN, at her home on 2110 Cowden Ave. She was born 14 Apr 1891, in Arkansas, and was 58 at her death and married. Her father was J. L. Harrison; her mother Francis Lee. E. D. Harrison of the same address was the informant. Susie died of cancer of the gall bladder - she had been ill for four months. Buried Forest Hill Cemetery.

Edwin Luther "Ed" HARRISON and Susan Denison E. "Susie" OSBURN had the following children:



Roba Orsel HARRISON was born on 8 June 1913 in Chester, Crawford County, Arkansas.108 He died on 27 December 1977 at the age of 64 in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas.107

Roba was listed as a female in 1920 - he was not. He married Pauline Alford, 26 Jul 1937.



Neola Roberta HARRISON was born on 13 July 1915 in Crawford County, Arkansas.108,109 She died on 5 March 1998 at the age of 82.109

Age given as 4 5/12 in 1920 Census.



Robert Harold HARRISON was born on 20 December 1917 in Crawford County, Arkansas.108,109 He died on 28 November 1983 at the age of 65.109

Buried West Fork Cemetery. His spouse is buried with him. They were married 29 Oct 1943. Her name listed as S. Juanita Harrison, b. 19 Jun 1913, d. 2 Apr 2001.



Alonzo Rollin HARRISON109 was born on 7 November 1920 in Crawford County, Arkansas. He died on 11 November 1920 at the age of 0 in Crawford County, Arkansas.



Loran Rex HARRISON109 was born on 27 October 1922 in Crawford County, Arkansas. He died on 25 March 1994 at the age of 71 in Hemet, Riverside County, California. He was buried on 6 April 1994 in Riverside Natl Cemetery, Riverside County, California.110

Married 27 Dec 1957 in Los Angeles, CA to Dorothy Clara Laren
Registry of Marriages. Loran Rex Harrison was living at 658 S. Crescent Heights Blvd, Los Angeles. He was divorced from his first wife. He was age 36, b. in Arkansas. His father was Ed Harrison, born in Illinois; his mother, Susie Osborn, born in Arkansas
Dorothy Clara Larsen was also living at 658 S. Crescent Heights Blvd in Los Angeles and was divorced from her first husband. She was 44, born in Illinois. Her father was Glenn P. Lamberton, b. Illinois; her mother, Ruth E. Crandall, b. Illinois. Her maiden name was Dorothy Clara Lamberton.
License was issued on the same day and they were married by a Judge of the Superior Ct who name is unreadable.

Served in the US Navy, TM1. Residence at time of death was Hemet, Riverside Co, CA.

Anaheim Bulletin, 7 Apr 1994
Loran "Rex" Harrison, 71, of San Jacinto and formerly of Anaheim, died March 25. He served in the Navy during World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars. Services in Hemet. Burial at Riverside National Cemetery. Arrangements by McWane Funeral Home, Hemet.
Survived by his wife, Dorothy, son Eddy of Mira Loma; stepdaughters, Lolly Durkee of San Juan Capistrano and Clara Nichols of Kansas; sister, Roberta Howell of Tennessee, and brother, Avon, of Mississippi."

Santa Ana Orange County Register, Thursday, March 31, 1994
... exactly the same as above...



Avon Donald HARRISON (private).

Edwin Luther "Ed" HARRISON and Ora Emilie HARRISON were married after 1940. Ora Emilie HARRISON was born on 25 January 1904. She died on 13 June 1993 at the age of 89 in Marion County, Oregon. She was buried in Belle Passi Cemetery, Woodburn, Marion County, Oregon.

Edwin Luther "Ed" HARRISON and Ora Emilie HARRISON had the following children:



Roberta HARRISON was born on 13 July 1915. She died on 5 March 1998 at the age of 82 in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee. She was buried in Forest Hill Cemetery East, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee.

ROBERTA H. HOWELL, 82, of Memphis, died of heart failure Thursday at Methodist Hospital. Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Forest Hill Funeral Home East with burial in Forest Hill Cemetery East.
She was a member of First Assembly of God in Memphis.
Mrs. Howell, the wife of Richard J. Howell, also leaves two stepsons, J. R. Howell and Wade Howell, both of Memphis, and a brother, A. D. 'Don' Harrison of Walls, Miss.
The Commercial Appeal, (Memphis, TN)
Date: March 7, 1998