Descendants of John Harper

First Generation
 
 
1.  John Harper was born (date unknown).
 
John Harper and Sarah Rushton were married on 19 Oct 1789 at Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.1 Sarah Rushton, daughter of William Rushton and Sarah Tillsley, was baptized on 26 Nov 1758 at St Maraget in Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England, Great Britain.2
 
John Harper and Sarah Rushton had the following children:
 
        2 i. Joseph Harper, married Elizabeth Worthington, 9 Mar 1829, Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.
         ii. Mary Ann Harper was baptized on 5 Feb 1792 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, Great Britain.3
         iii. James Harper was baptized on 6 Jan 1794 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, Great Britain.4
         iv. William Harper was baptized on 20 Dec 1795 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, Great Britain.5
         v. John Harper was baptized on 26 Jan 1798 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, Great Britain.6
         vi. Sarah Harper was baptized on 1 Jun 1800 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, Great Britain.7
 
 
Second Generation
 
 
2.  Joseph Harper (John-1) was baptized on 3 Jan 1791 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, Great Britain.8 He was buried on 11 Jul 1843 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.9
 
Joseph Harper and Elizabeth Worthington were married on 9 Mar 1829 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.10 Elizabeth Worthington, daughter of Richard Worthington and Amy , was baptized on 3 Mar 1805 in Seighford, St Chad, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.11 She was buried on 29 Jan 1883 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.12
 
Joseph Harper and Elizabeth Worthington had the following children:
 
        3 i. Henry Harper, born 24 Mar 1843, Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom; married Sarah Timmons, 24 Dec 1864, Dudleyport, England; died 17 May 1896, Wakefield, MA.
         ii. Sarah Harper was baptized on 21 Jun 1829 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.13
        4 iii. Fanny Harper.
         iv. John Harper was baptized on 1 Apr 1830 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.14
        5 v. Maria Harper.
         vi. Joseph Harper was baptized on 27 Apr 1837 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.15
         vii. Ephraim Harper was baptized on 22 Sep 1839 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.16
 
 
Third Generation
 
 
3.  Henry Harper (Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 24 Mar 1843 in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.17 He was baptized on 26 Mar 1843 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.18 He died on 17 May 1896 at the age of 53 in Wakefield, MA.17
 
Henry Harper and Sarah Timmons were married on 24 Dec 1864 in Dudleyport, England.19 Sarah Timmons, daughter of Benjamin Timmins and Elizabeth Taylor, was born on 25 Apr 1841 in Sedgley, Staffordshire, England.20 She died on 15 Jan 1892 at the age of 50 in Wakefield, MA.21
 
Henry Harper and Sarah Timmons had the following children:
 
        6 i. Elizabeth V. Harper, born 14 Aug 1872, Wakefield, Massachusetts; married Frederick William Hiatt, 4 Nov 1893, Boston, MA; died 17 Feb 1947, Malden, Massachusetts.
        7 ii. Alice Louise Harper, born 6 Aug 1870, Birmingham, England; died 12 Dec 1954, Stoneham, Mass..
        8 iii. Jessie Maria Harper, born Jun 1867, Birmingham, England; married George W. Carey, 28 Jul 1900, Wakefield, Mass..
        9 iv. Edith S. Harper, born 5 Nov 1880, Wakefield, Massachusetts; married George Morris Thompson Jr., 20 May 1911, Wakefield, Massachusetts.
        10 v. Annie Rebecca Harper, born 27 Jun 1874, Wakefield, Massachusetts; married William L. Ward, 16 Oct 1893, Woburn, MA; died 19 Apr 1939, Burlington, Vermont.
        11 vi. Ira Joseph Harper, born 27 Aug 1883, Wakefield, Ma.; married Charlotte E. (Lottie) Downes, 28 Oct 1906, Wakefield, Mass.; died 11 Apr 1945, Wakefield, Ma..
        12 vii. Cyril Albert Ernest Harper, born 10 Apr 1878, Wakefield, Massachusetts; married Edith Evelyn Singer, 27 Dec 1906, Wakefield, Mass.; died Dec 1938, Granby, Quebec.
        13 viii. Walter Benjamin Harper, born 2 Jan 1876, Wakefield, Ma.; died 14 Jul 1968, Laurel, Miss buried in Hickory Grove Cemetary Miss..
        14 ix. Henry Ephriam Harper, born 22 Nov 1866, Oswego, New York, United States; married Malvinia A. Sarvson, 3 Jan 1896, Boston, MA; died 1928.
        15 x. Arthur George Harper, born 1869, Birmingham, England; married Carrie F. Newhall, 29 Jul 1887, Wakefield, Mass.; died 25 May 1896, Wakefield, Mass..
 
 
 
4.  Fanny Harper (Joseph-2, John-1) was baptized on 22 Aug 1830 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.22
 
 
 
Fanny Harper had the following child:
 
         i. Rosanna was baptized on 25 Feb 1855 in St Mary, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.23
 
 
 
5.  Maria Harper (Joseph-2, John-1) was baptized on 6 Nov 1834 at St James in Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.24
 
 
 
Maria Harper had the following child:
 
        16 i. Annie F Harper, born 1869.
 
 
Fourth Generation
 
 
6.  Elizabeth V. Harper (Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 14 Aug 1872 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.25 She died Heart Chronic, probably coronary occlusion (sudden death) on 17 Feb 1947 at the age of 74 in Malden, Massachusetts.26 She was buried on 20 Feb 1947 in Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose, Mass..26
 
Elizabeth V. Harper and Frederick William Hiatt were married on 4 Nov 1893 in Boston, MA.27 Frederick William Hiatt, son of William J. Hiatt and Margaret Ann Taylor, was born in Oct 1863 in Somerville, Mass..28 He died on 7 Jul 1941 at the age of 77 in Malden, MA.28 He was buried on 10 Jul 1941 in Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose, Mass..28
 
Frederick William Hiatt and Elizabeth V. Harper had the following children:
 
        17 i. Edith Kingdon Hiatt, born 24 Sep 1895, Wakefield, Mass.; married Philip Duncan Stevens, 3 Nov 1923, Malden, Mass.; died 16 Jan 1990, Warwick, RI.
        18 ii. Albert Ernest Hiatt, born 28 Jun 1897, Wakefield, Mass.; died 30 Jun 1978.
        19 iii. Frank Cyril Hiatt, born 1 Nov 1901, Medford, Mass.; died Oct 1985, Dumont, Bergen, New Jersey.
        20 iv. Ruth Frances Hiatt, born 15 Aug 1894, Wakefield, Massachusetts, United States; died Dec 1973.
 
 
 
7.  Alice Louise Harper (Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 6 Aug 1870 in Birmingham, England.2932 She died on 12 Dec 1954 at the age of 84 in Stoneham, Mass..33
 
Harry Milton Curtis was born in 1869 in Maine.31 He died in 1929 at the age of 60.33
 
 
 
 
8.  Jessie Maria Harper (Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born in Jun 1867 in Birmingham, England.3436
 
Jessie Maria Harper and George W. Carey were married on 28 Jul 1900 in Wakefield, Mass..34 George W. Carey was born in 1862 in Wakefield, Mass..34
 
 
 
 
9.  Edith S. Harper (Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 5 Nov 1880 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.37
 
Edith S. Harper and George Morris Thompson Jr. were married on 20 May 1911 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.38 George Morris Thompson Jr. was born in 1882 in Massachusetts.39
 
 
 
 
10.  Annie Rebecca Harper (Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 27 Jun 1874 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.40 She died on 19 Apr 1939 at the age of 64 in Burlington, Vermont.41
 
Annie Rebecca Harper and William L. Ward were married on 16 Oct 1893 in Woburn, MA.42 William L. Ward was born in 1869 in Salem, Massachusetts.43
 
William L. Ward and Annie Rebecca Harper had the following child:
 
         i. William (Willie) Windsor Ward Jr.41 was born on 31 Mar 1894 in Wakefield, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.44
 
 
 
11.  Ira Joseph Harper (Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 27 Aug 1883 in Wakefield, Ma..30,45 He died on 11 Apr 1945 at the age of 61 in Wakefield, Ma..46
 
Ira Joseph Harper and Charlotte E. (Lottie) Downes were married on 28 Oct 1906 in Wakefield, Mass..47 Charlotte E. (Lottie) Downes was born in 1881.47 She died on 4 Nov 1943 at the age of 62.46
 
Ira Joseph Harper and Charlotte E. (Lottie) Downes had the following children:
 
         i. Arthur A. Harper was born in 1917 in Massachusetts.48 He died in Aug 1945 at the age of 28.46
         ii. Stanley Ira Harper was born on 29 Feb 1908 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.30,4850 He died in Aug 1987 at the age of 79.51
        21 iii. Cyril M. Harper, born 1921, Massachusetts.
        22 iv. Henry Miles Harper, born 9 Oct 1914, Wakefield, Massachusetts; married Catherine Morgan; died 26 Nov 2000, Melrose, Massachusetts, United States.
        23 v. Charlotte C. Harper, born 1923, Massachusetts; married Henry Green, 21 Jun 1947.
        24 vi. Helen Elizabeth Harper, born 20 Apr 1911, Wakefield, Massachusetts, United States; died 29 Jul 2012, Lakewood, Colorado, United States.
 
 
 
12.  Cyril Albert Ernest Harper (Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 10 Apr 1878 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.52 He died in Dec 1938 at the age of 60 in Granby, Quebec.53
 
Cyril Albert Ernest Harper and Edith Evelyn Singer were married on 27 Dec 1906 in Wakefield, Mass..54 Edith Evelyn Singer was born in 1882.54
 
Cyril Albert Ernest Harper and Edith Evelyn Singer had the following children:
 
         i. Ralph Cyril Harper was born in 1911 in Canada.55
        25 ii. Vivian M Harper, born 1908, Canada.
 
 
 
13.  Walter Benjamin Harper (Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 2 Jan 1876 in Wakefield, Ma..56 He died on 14 Jul 1968 at the age of 92 in Laurel, Miss buried in Hickory Grove Cemetary Miss..57
 
Cora Ellison58, daughter of Chas. L. Ellison and Leona , was born on 10 Jun 1879 in West Virginia.5859 She died on 25 Sep 1961 at the age of 82.58
 
 
 
 
14.  Henry Ephriam Harper (Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 22 Nov 1866 in Oswego, New York, United States.19,6061 He died in 1928 at the age of 62.
 
Henry Ephriam Harper and Malvinia A. Sarvson were married on 3 Jan 1896 in Boston, MA.60 Malvinia A. Sarvson62 was born in 1872 in Sweden.6061
 
Henry Ephriam Harper and Malvinia A. Sarvson had the following child:
 
        26 i. Robert Edward Everett Harper, born 28 Feb 1898, Wakefield, Massachusetts; died 1940, North Andover, Mass..
 
 
 
15.  Arthur George Harper (Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born in 1869 in Birmingham, England.6365 He died on 25 May 1896 at the age of 27 in Wakefield, Mass..66
 
Arthur George Harper and Carrie F. Newhall were married on 29 Jul 1887 in Wakefield, Mass..65 Carrie F. Newhall was born in 1868.65
 
Arthur George Harper and Carrie F. Newhall had the following children:
 
         i. Florence Carrie Harper was born on 10 Jan 1889 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.6768 She died in 1919 at the age of 30 in Stoneham, Mass..69
        27 ii. Marion Ruth Harper, born 28 Jun 1893, Wakefield, Massachusetts.
        28 iii. Ethel Isabelle Harper, born 18 Aug 1895, Wakefield, Massachusetts.
        29 iv. Ruby Bertha Harper, born 30 Aug 1890, Wakefield, Massachusetts; married George Henry Holden, 16 Nov 1913, Wakefield, MA.
 
 
 
16.  Annie F Harper (Maria Harper-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born in 1869.70
 
Alfred Worthington70 was born in 1868 in Stafford.70
 
Alfred Worthington and Annie F Harper had the following children:
 
         i. Alfred E H Worthington was born in 1886 in Stafford.70
         ii. Annie Worthington was born in 1888 in Stafford.70
 
 
Fifth Generation
 
 
17.  Edith Kingdon Hiatt (Elizabeth V. Harper-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 24 Sep 1895 in Wakefield, Mass..71 She died on 16 Jan 1990 at the age of 94 in Warwick, RI.72
 
Edith Kingdon Hiatt and Philip Duncan Stevens were married on 3 Nov 1923 in Malden, Mass..73 Philip Duncan Stevens, son of Milan Filmore Stevens and Minerva Farnsworth Bennett, was born on 1 Mar 1894 in Malden, Mass..74 He died arteriosclerotic heart disease on 21 Jun 1976 at the age of 82 in Veteran's Hospital Brockton, Mass..75
 
 
 
 
18.  Albert Ernest Hiatt (Elizabeth V. Harper-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 28 Jun 1897 in Wakefield, Mass..76 He died on 30 Jun 1978 at the age of 81.
 
Marquerite Small was born on 21 Jan 1901. She died on 28 Oct 1986 at the age of 85.
 
Albert Ernest Hiatt and Marquerite Small had the following child:
 
         i. Joan Hiatt was born (date unknown).
 
 
 
19.  Frank Cyril Hiatt (Elizabeth V. Harper-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 1 Nov 1901 in Medford, Mass..77 He died in Oct 1985 at the age of 83 in Dumont, Bergen, New Jersey.78
 
Mildred was born on 19 Jan 1910 in New York.7980 She died in Jul 1978 at the age of 68 in Dumont, Bergen, New Jersey.79
 
Frank Cyril Hiatt and Mildred had the following child:
 
         i. Bettyann Hiatt was born in 1939 in New York.80
 
 
 
20.  Ruth Frances Hiatt (Elizabeth V. Harper-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 15 Aug 1894 in Wakefield, Massachusetts, United States.81 She died in Dec 1973 at the age of 79.
 
Frank Howland was born (date unknown).
 
 
 
 
21.  Cyril M. Harper (Ira Joseph-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born in 1921 in Massachusetts.49
 
Joan was born (date unknown).
 
 
 
 
22.  Henry Miles Harper (Ira Joseph-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 9 Oct 1914 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.48,82 He died on 26 Nov 2000 at the age of 86 in Melrose, Massachusetts, United States.83
 
Henry Miles Harper and Catherine Morgan were married.83 Catherine Morgan was born (date unknown).
 
 
 
 
23.  Charlotte C. Harper (Ira Joseph-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born in 1923 in Massachusetts.49
 
Charlotte C. Harper and Henry Green were married on 21 Jun 1947. Henry Green was born (date unknown).
 
 
 
 
24.  Helen Elizabeth Harper (Ira Joseph-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 20 Apr 1911 in Wakefield, Massachusetts, United States.48,8485 She died on 29 Jul 2012 at the age of 101 in Lakewood, Colorado, United States.85
 
Harold Pendergast was born (date unknown).
 
Harold Pendergast and Helen Elizabeth Harper had the following child:
 
        30 i. Charlotte E Pendergast, married de Castro; died bef 2012.
 
 
 
25.  Vivian M Harper (Cyril Albert Ernest-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born in 1908 in Canada.86
 
Kendall C Scofield53,86 was born (date unknown).
 
Kendall C Scofield and Vivian M Harper had the following child:
 
         i. Susan J Scofield was born in 1937 in Massachusetts.86
 
 
 
26.  Robert Edward Everett Harper (Henry Ephriam-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 28 Feb 1898 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.61,87 He died in 1940 at the age of 42 in North Andover, Mass..62
 
Edna A. Roberts62 was born (date unknown).
 
Robert Edward Everett Harper and Edna A. Roberts had the following child:
 
        31 i. Elsie Mae Harper, born 1923, Massachusetts; died 1 Jul 2011, Massachusetts.
 
 
 
27.  Marion Ruth Harper (Arthur George-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 28 Jun 1893 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.67,88
 
William Gayton was born in 1891 in Massachusetts.89
 
 
 
 
28.  Ethel Isabelle Harper (Arthur George-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 18 Aug 1895 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.67,90
 
J Edson Tredinnick was born in 1899 in Massachusetts.91
 
 
 
 
29.  Ruby Bertha Harper (Arthur George-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born on 30 Aug 1890 in Wakefield, Massachusetts.67,92
 
Ruby Bertha Harper and George Henry Holden were married on 16 Nov 1913 in Wakefield, MA.93 George Henry Holden was born in 1888 in Stoneham, Mass..94
 
George Henry Holden and Ruby Bertha Harper had the following children:
 
         i. Holden was born on 4 Sep 1915 in Stoneham, Mass..95
         ii. Robert B Holden96 was born in 1917 in Massachusetts.
 
 
Sixth Generation
 
 
30.  Charlotte E Pendergast85 (Helen Elizabeth Harper-5, Ira Joseph-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) died before 2012.85
 
Charlotte E Pendergast and de Castro were married.85 de Castro was born (date unknown).
 
 
 
 
31.  Elsie Mae Harper62 (Robert Edward Everett-5, Henry Ephriam-4, Henry-3, Joseph-2, John-1) was born in 1923 in Massachusetts.97 She died on 1 Jul 2011 at the age of 88 in Massachusetts.98
 
Donald L. Tenney98 was born (date unknown).
 
Donald L. Tenney and Elsie Mae Harper had the following child:
 
         i. Elizabeth Ann Tenney98 died before 2011.98
 
 
1. John Harper and Sarah Rushton marriage, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire marriages, archive reference D3650/1/3.
        2. Sarah Rushton baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3534/1/5.
        3. Mary Ann Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/3.
        4. James Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/3.
        5. William Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/3.
        6. John Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/3.
        7. Sarah Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/3.
        8. Joseph Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptism, archive reference D3650/1/3.
        9. Joseph Harper burial, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire burials, archive reference D3650/1/6, page 25.
        10. Joseph Harper and Elizabeth Worthington marriage, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire marriages, archive reference D731/5, page 31.
        11. Elizabeth Worthington baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptism, archive reference D731/3.
        12. Elizabeth Worthington burial, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire burials, archive reference D3650/1/6, page 67.
        13. Sarah Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/4, page 20.
        14. John Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/4, page 23.
        15. Joseph Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/4, page 30.
        16. Ephraim Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/4, page 33.
        17. Henry Harper, Death certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1896, Vol.: 464, Page: 413, No: 51, Boston, Massachusetts.
        18. Henry Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/14, page 36.
        19. Elsie M. Tenney, Wakefield, Massachusetts, to Arlene Roy, correspondence, , ; ; privately held by Patty Roy, [address for private use].
        20. Sarah Timmins birth certificate, General Register Office, England, Application Number PAS 1005551, Registration District: Dudley, 1841 Birth in the Sub-district of Sedgley in the County of Stafford.
        21. Sarah Harper death certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1892, Vol.: 428, Page: 385, No: 9, Boston, Massachusetts.
        22. Fanny Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/4, page 21.
        23. Rosanna Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/4, page 91.
        24. Maria Harper baptism, Staffordshire, England, digital image, Findmypast.com, record set Staffordshire baptisms, archive reference D3650/1/4, page 26.
        25. Elizabeth Harper, birth certificate, Massachusetts ArchivesYear: 1872, Vol.: 242, Page: 299, No: 100, Boston, Massachusetts.
        26. Elizabeth Hiatt death certificate, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Registry of Vital Records and Statistics, page 306, no.93.
        27. Frederick Hiatt and Elizabeth Harper marriage certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1893, Vol.: 435, Page: 268, No: 4820, Boston, Massachusetts.
        28. Frederick William Hiatt death certificate, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Division of Vital Statistics, Page 162, no: 338.
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        31. 1920 U.S. census, Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts, page 95,  line 15, Harry M Curtis head, digital image, Heritage Quest, accessed 8 March 2011, from National Archives microfilm T625, roll 694.
        32. Year: 1930; Census Place: Wakefield, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: 929; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 482; Image: 964.0.Ancestry.com., age 59 born in England.
        33. Copy of newspaper obit for Mrs. Alice Curtis, Wakefield Mass. Dec. 12, 1954.
        34. George W. Curtis and Jessie M. Harper, marriage certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1896, Vol.: 501, Page: 607, No: 43, Boston, Massachusetts.
        35. http://freebmd.org.uk/ Jun 1867 HARPER Jessie Maria Birmingham Vol. 6d Page 198.
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        37. Edith S. Harper, birth certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1880, Vol.: 314, Page: 225, No: 6, Boston, Massachusetts.
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        40. Anna R. Harper, birth certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1874, Vol.: 260, Page: 228, No: 48, Boston, Massachusetts.
        41. copy of newspaper obituary Annie Ward, April 1939.
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        45. Ira Joseph Harper, birth certificate, Massachusetts ArchivesYear: 1883, Vol. 341, Page 236, No: 77, Boston, Massachusetts.
        46. Obituary for Ira Joseph Harper, Wakefield Daily Item, Wakefield Mass. Thursday, April 12, 1945.
        47. Ira J. Harper and Charlotte Downes, marriage certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1906, Vol.: 563, Page: 728, No:99, Boston,Massachusetts.
        48. 1920 U.S. census, Wakefield, Middlesex County, Rhode Island, page 218, 44 Nahant Street,  line 38, Ira Harper head, digital image, Heritage Quest, accessed 8 March 2011, from National Archives microfilm T625, roll 716.
        49. Year: 1930; Census Place: Wakefield, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: 929; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 484; Image: 1081.0. Ancestry.com.
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        51. Stanley Harper, Social Security Death index, SSN 020-07-0905.
        52. Cyril Albert E. Harper, birth certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1878, Vol.: 296, Page: 204, No: 26, Boston, Massachusetts.
        53. copy of newspaper obituary for Cyril Harper, Wakefield Mass. Dec. 1938.
        54. Cyril Albert Ernest Harper and Edith Evelyn Singer, marriage certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1906, Vol.: 563, Page: 730, No: 128, Boston, Massachusetts.
        55. Year: 1940; Census Place: Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1609; Page: 61B; Enumeration District: 9-248.
        56. Walter B. Harper, birth certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1876, Vol.: 278, Page: 205, No: 5, Boston, Massachusetts.
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        59. "United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VB9B-9QZ : accessed 05 Aug 2012), Cora Harper in household of William B Harper, Laurel, Beat 1, Jones, Mississippi, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 34-5, sheet 2A, family 30, NARA digital publication T627, roll 2035.
        60. Henry E. Harper and Malvina A. Sarvson, marriage certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1896, Vol.: 462, Page: 3, No: 50, Boston, Massachusetts.
        61. 1900 U.S. census, Middlesex County, Wakefield, Massachusetts, page 200, line 13, Henry Harper head, digital image, Heritage Quest, from National Archives microfilm T623, roll 667.
        62. copy of newspaper obituary Robert E. Harper, 1940.
        63. Alfred G. Harper, death certificate Year 1896 Vol. 464 page 413 no. 55, Massachusetts Archives, , Boston, Massachusetts.
        64. http://freebmd.org.uk/ Mar 1870 HARPER Arthur George Birmingham Vol. 6d Page 198.
        65. Arthur Harper and Carrie F. Newhall, marriage certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year: 1887, Vol.: 380, Page: 274, No: 46.
        66. Alfred G. Harper, death certificate Year 1896 Vol. 464 Page 413 No. 55.
        67. 1900 U.S. census, Middlesex County, Wakefield, Massachusetts, Series: T623, Roll: 667, Page 199, enumeration dist. no. 970.
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        69. copy of newspaper obituary Florence Harper, 1919.
        70. 1891 England census, Castle Church, St Thomas, Stafford, Staffordshire, Englands, Alfred Worthington  head, Class: RG12;Piece: 2138; Folio: 60; Page: 5; GSU roll: 6097248.
        71. Edith Hiatt birth certificate, Massachusetts Archives Year:1895, Vol.: 449, Page: 434, No: 146, Boston, Massachusetts.
        72. Edith Stevens, death certificate, 1990, State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations.
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