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8. George W. HARRISON was born about 1809 in Madison County, Kentucky.1 He died in September 1852 at the age of 43 in Madison County, Kentucky.11

1840 Madison Co KY Census, Eastern Division
George Harrison: 1m -5, 1m 5-10, 1m 30-40. 1f 5-10, 1f 20-30.

2 Feb 1848. Survey for 50 acres, Kentucky Land Grant on the waters of the Big Clover.

1850 Census. District 1, Madison Co KY, Hh 560
George Harrison, 41, farmer, b. KY. Racheal, 37.
Isaac 18. Nancy 13. John B. 11. Iphy 7. Elisha 5. and Minerva, age 1.

George W. HARRISON and Rachel ISAACS were married on 3 March 1831 in Clay County, Kentucky.1,4 Rachel ISAACS, daughter of James ISAACS and Nancy [ISAACS], was born in 1813 in Madison County, Kentucky.13

1860 Census. Jackson Co, KY, Hh 177
Rachael Harrison, 47, Farmer
Isaac, 28. John, 20. Elisha 14. Manervy, 10. William & Joseph, age 8

1870 Census. McKee Precinct, Jackson Co KY Hh 64
Rachael Harrison, age 53.
Elisha 25. Nelly B. 20. Joseph and William, both 19. Andrew 13.
Andrew, age 13, would have been born several years after his father died - perhaps he is not her son but some other relation. He was not with the family in 1860. Nelly is likely Elisha's wife.

1900 Census. McKee, Jackson, KY, Hh 129
Scott Dixon, b. Mar 1849, age 51, married 27 years
Manervie, wife, b. Sep 1849, 50, 7 children - 4 are living
James, son, b. Jun 1883, 16
Mollie, dau, b. Sep 1885, 14
Simon, son, b. Jul 1887, 12
Sallie, sister, b. Jun 1845, age 54
Martha, sister, b. Mar 1847, age 53
Rachael Harrison, Lodger, b. Apr 1813, age 87, widow. 9 children - 5 are living

George W. HARRISON and Rachel ISAACS had the following children:

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i.

Isaac HARRISON.

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ii.

Nancy Jane HARRISON was born in 1837 in Madison County, Kentucky.13

Married James P. Vance after 1860.

1860 Census. McKee P.O. Jackson Co, KY, Hh 490
Rebecca Vance, 60, b. VA
James P. Vance, 26, Merchant, b. TN
Harris Freeman, 30, Merchant, b. KY
James N. Wood, 29, Domestic, b. IN
Nancy Jane Harrison, 23, Domestic, b. KY
James Hubbard, 40, Domestic, b. KY

1900 Census. London Town, Laurel Co, KY, Hh 1
James P. Vance, b. Apr 1834, 66, married 34 years, Merchant
Nancy J., wife, b. Apr 1837, 63, 1 child

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John B. HARRISON was born in 1839 in Madison County, Kentucky.13

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Iphy HARRISON was born in 1843 in Madison County, Kentucky.13

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Elisha HARRISON.

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Minerva HARRISON was born in 1849 in Madison County, Kentucky.13

1870 Census. McKee Precinct, Jackson Co, KY. Minerva Harrison was working as a servant in the home of James P. & Nancy J. Vance. Vance was a blacksmith. Minerva gave her age as 20.

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Joseph HARRISON.

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William Terry HARRISON.