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161. Edwin Luther "Ed" HARRISON was born on 9 September 1886 in Woodstock, Schuyler County, Illinois.4,38,52,62 He died on 1 January 1967 at the age of 80 in Salem, Marion County, Oregon.78

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.]

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

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


Edwin Luther "Ed" HARRISON and Susan Denison E. "Susie" OSBURN were married on 13 April 1912 in Arkansas.79 Susan Denison E. "Susie" OSBURN78 was born in 1893 in Arkansas.79 She died on 5 July 1949 at the age of 56 in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.78

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

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

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i.

Roba Orsel HARRISON was born on 8 June 1913 in Chester, Crawford County, Arkansas.79 He died on 27 December 1977 at the age of 64 in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas.78

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

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ii.

Neola Roberta HARRISON was born on 13 July 1915 in Crawford County, Arkansas.79,80 She died on 5 March 1998 at the age of 82.80

Age given as 4 5/12 in 1920 Census.

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iii.

Robert Harold HARRISON was born on 20 December 1917 in Crawford County, Arkansas.79,80 He died on 28 November 1983 at the age of 65.80

206

iv.

Alonzo Rollin HARRISON80 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.

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v.

Loren Rex HARRISON80 was born on 27 October 1922 in Crawford County, Arkansas. He died on 25 March 1994 at the age of 71.

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vi.

Donald HARRISON (private).