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Henry August (a.k.a. Gus)
Harmon, Sr.


1st wife
Zella McCurry
(See photo below.)
(Divorced before 1906)
version 18: 8/2/11




2nd wife

See children.
Maude (Maudie) Lee
Hayes


(son of John Harman
(born in Germany)

and Paulina Bartles (Bartlett?)
(born in Germany)

(daughter of Richard Johnson Hayes
  b. 2 Oct 1856 in Harpers Ferry, (W)VA
  d. 26 Apr 1926 (Death cert) (FindAGrave)
      College Mound, Macon, MO

and Martha Melissa Stevens)
  b. 31 Aug 1863 IA
  d. 21 Jan 1936 Musselfork, Chariton Co, MO
      (Death Cert) (FindAGrave)


HENRY A. INFO

b.  12* Oct 1875
     in Wein, Chariton  Co, MO
     
     *11th from WWI Draft card with HIS
        signature.

       12th from CLDS
       12th is on grave stone at:
(FindAGrave)
       12th is on Death Certificate

d. 25 Oct 1940 (FindAGrave)
     - buried Prairie Hill Cem, Chariton Co, MO

A Henry A. Harmon died on 26 Oct 1940 (Death Certificate)

Note: First name, and specific birth and death
dates found via CLDS.


1930 census also shows first name with middle initial and age in 1930 is consistent with birthdate of 1875.

 
 


married

12 Dec 1906
(CLDS)


(1930 census
says Maude
was 23
when married.)


(See their children.)




cem
Prairie Hill Cem



MAUDE "MAUDIE" LEE INFO
(second wife)

b. 20 Feb 1883
     in Bevier, Macon Co., MO (
CLDS)

d. 22 Dec 1964
     in Moberly, Randolph Co., MO
    
- buried Prairie Hill Cem, Chariton Co, MO
     
(FindAGrave)

Note: First name, and birth date found via 1930 census

Middle initial from Henry's 1918 WWI draft registration
card: (CARD) and 1910 census.

Middle name is found on grave stone at   (FindAGrave).

 


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Children of Henry August (a.k.a. Gus) Harmon
Issue:SexBornBirthplaceDiedDeathplaceMarriedDateChildren
Children of Henry August Harmon (b. 12 Oct 1875  d. 26 Oct 1940)
and Zella McCurry  (b. Mar 1882  d. Aft 1910) (See photo below.)
m. 28 Jan 1903 in Bynumville, Chariton Co., MO
1910 census states that he had been married twice.
divorced before Dec 1906
 none




???

A lovely couple


Henry August (Gus) Harmon
and first wife Zella McCurry.

(On the back is written Uncle Harmon)

Location: taken by Nickell Photography
in Marceline, MO

Date: Aft 28 Jan 1903 and Bef 12 Dec 1906

From the collection of Joel S. DeWitt, Jr
who obtained the photo from the
collection of Mary Sophia Harmon

She remarried Andrew V McElwain in 1910.


Notes: Zella McCurry of Bynumville, Chariton Co, MO and H.A. Harmon of Oren Junction, Wyoming
            were married on the 8th of February 1903 in Bynumville, Chariton Co., MO. (See Marriage License below.)
marriage license
Click to view.











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Children of Henry August (a.k.a. Gus) Harmon
Issue:SexBornBirthplaceDiedDeathplaceMarriedDateChildren
Children of Henry August Harmon, Sr. (b. 12 Oct 1875  d. 26 Oct 1940)
and Maude "Maudie" L. Hayes  (b. 20 Feb 1883  d. 22 Dec 1964)
m. 12 Dec 1906
2 children
?
1910 census indicates that 2 children had died before 1910.

Gladys Madeline
(from 1920 census)
and
(CLDS)
Not living with parents in 1930.

(See photo below.)

gladys shaw
from Doug Bartholomew collection
(Click to enlarge.)


F
21 Feb
1908
Prairie Hill,
Chariton
Co, MO

15 Nov
1987
(Soc Security
Death Index
)

Kansas City or
Raytown,
Jackson
Co, MO
James Lewis
Shaw
b 1907
d


Son of
James David Shaw and Effie ?

The photo at left
has been found in the
Doug Bartholomew
collection with
"Gladys Harmon Shaw"
written on the back.

Her SSDI data lists her
as Gladys Shaw at the
time of her death.

Living together in 1930 census in Chariton,
Randolph Co, Missouri

7 May
1927

Huntsville, Randolph, Missouri
?
Charles Alvin
(from 1930 census)
and (CLDS)
(See photo below.)

M03 Oct
1909
Prairie Hill,
Chariton
Co, MO

07 Dec
1963
(CLDS)

??14 Dec
1954
(CLDS)
?
Henry August, Jr.
(from 1930 census)

Info about middle name
and all other data from
CLDS via ancestry.com

junior
from Doug Bartholomew collection
(Click to enlarge.)


M22 Oct
1911
Prairie Hill,
Chariton
Co, MO
30 Sep
1968

Idaho Falls,
Bonneville
Co, ID

burial:
Shelley, Bingham
Co, ID
or Fremont
Co, ID
Mozelle Anna 
Hale
b. 25 Jan 1918 in
    Oakley,
    Cassia Co, ID
d. 27
Mar 1999 in
    Burley,
    Cassia Co, ID


She was the
daughter of
Albert Henry
Hale, Jr.
b. 9 May 1886 in
    Oakley Island,
    Cassia Co, ID
d. 30 Jun 1964 in
     Twin Falls, ID

   son of
     Albert H. Hale
      and
      Marintha
        Rebecca
        Benett (or
         Barrett)

(1) Mary Lucille
     Pettegrew
b. 24 Feb 1890 in
    Carey,
    Blaine Co, ID
d. 29 Jun 1941 in
    Oakley,
    Cassia Co, ID

    daughter of
     Joseph
     Pettegrew
     and
     Anna Louisa
     Phippen

They were
married
5 Oct 1908
in Salt Lake, UT
(CLDS)
----------------------
Albert Henry Sr
married
(2) Nellie Mae
Burch
4 Feb 1942
in Salt Lake, UT
----------------------

Mozelle had 11
siblings...
last 3 were:
Verla Neoma
 b 8 Oct 1911
 d. 1996 in ID
Erma Lucile
 b. 23 Oct 1913
 d. 23 Jul 1969 in
      ID
Gwen
 b. 11 Sep 1915
 d. 1996 in ID

22 Dec 1936
in Burley
Cassia Co, ID
(CLDS)
Betty Lou
b.
d.

Ellen Lucille
b.
d.

 
Judith Maselle
(Mozelle?)
b.
d.

 
Sheila Kay
b.
d.

Cora P.
twin with Lora
(from 1930 census)

F19 Aug
1913
Prairie Hill,
Chariton
Co, MO

Aft
1930
????
Lora Melissa
twin with Cora
(from 1930 census)

F19 Aug
1913
(CLDS)
Prairie Hill,
Chariton
Co, MO

1 Mar 1995
Kansas City, Clay, MO
George William "Bill"
Reynolds

 b. 25 Jun 1914
     MO
 d. 16 Apr 2001
     Liberty, Clay, MO


son of
William Reynolds
1884 1933
 
Effie Lou Palmer
1890 1979


18 Dec 1932
Moberly, Missouri
?
Hazel L.
(from 1930 census)

FAbt
1917
MOAft
1930
????
William L. or G.
(Listed as William Harmon
in 1930 census)

Listed as William G in 1920
but L and G are confusing.

MAbt
1919
MOAft
1930

A William L Harmon
b 24 Jan 1919
died 14 Nov 1998
in Monroe
Co, MO but he may have been the son of August William Harmon
son of General Sherman Harman
(step brother of
Henry August Harmon Sr)

????
Hershel Eugene
(from 1930 census)

M3 Oct
1920
Prairie Hill,
Chariton
Co, MO
8 Feb
1980

Moberly,
Randolph
Co, MO

burial
Prairie Hill,
Chariton
Co, MO

(FindAGrave)

His grave is
without a wife's
nearby grave so he probably did not
marry or was divorced.

??
Ray Keith
(from 1930 census)

A Ray Keith Harmon
was listed in the
death certificate on
28 Dec 1948 for
daughter Linda
Sue Harmon who
was also born that
day.  They lived in
Clifton Hill,
Randlolph Co, MO

M9 Jan
1923
(CLDS)
MO14 Dec
1999
(CLDS)
Marrero,
Jefferson
Co, LA

Hilde Wahl
b. MS
d.


A Ray Keith Harmon
was listed in the death
certificate on 28 Dec 1948 for daughter
Linda Sue
Harmon who was
also born that day.
The mother was
Hilda Wahl who was
born in MS.

Before 28 Dec 1948?
Linda Sue
b 28 Dec 1948
d.
28 Dec 1948
(Death Cert.)
(FindAGrave)
Mildred Irene
(from 1930 census)

FAbt
1926


MOAft
2011

She was living
as of
July 2011

-

Charles William
Cooper
b. 15 Sep 1918
    Prairie Hill,
    Chariton Co, MO
d. 24 Dec 2008
    Salisbury,
    Chariton Co, MO
   (FindAGrave)

Parents:

Charles Franklin Cooper
b 1883
d 1959
(FindAGrave)

Euphemia Jane Euphe Twyman
b 1884
d 1974

Sister:
Mildred Louise
b 1912
d 1966
m John Lowry Cross
(FindAGrave)

10 Jun
1948
Fayette, Howard, Missouri
Robert "Bob"
b.
d.

Bonnie
b.
d.

Helen
b.
d.

Connie Sue
b.
d. Bef 2008
(twin and 6 mo old at death)


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1910

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1920 Census: Wayland Township, Chariton Co, MO (ED 46 pg 7B) (ancestry.com pg 14/19) Date 15-16 Jan 1920
with wife Maude, and children: Gladys (see photo below), Charles
(see photo below), Henry, Lora M, Cora P, Hazel L and Willaim L.
1920


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1930 Census: Wayland Township, Chariton Co, MO (ED 25 pg 5A) (ancestry.com pg 9/14) Date 15 Apr 1930
with wife Maudie, and children Charlie A, Henry, Cora P, Lora M, Hazel L, William, Hershel, Ray K and Mildred


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Photos:
 
Views of Henry's Family Life:


The Harmon kids (Pauline's)

Back row:
Left to right: 
Matilda (Tilda, Tillie) Harmon
Louisa (Lou) Harmon

Front row:
Left to right: 
Mary Soffa Harmon
Henry August (Gus) Harmon
 

Location: taken by Nickell Photography in Marceline, MO

Date: probably before 1899 since that is when Mary was married.

From the collection of Joel S. DeWitt, Jr who obtained the photo from the collection of Mary Soffa Harmon

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gus maybe?

Is this Gus Harmon too?
(On the back is written Mrs. W. P. Richardson
Westville, MO which seems to be who it was sent to 
who is Mary Soffa Harmon Richardson

Location: taken by Walker Photography in Cheyenne, WY

Date: ?

From the collection of Joel S. DeWitt, Jr who obtained the photo from the collection of Mary Soffa Harmon

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Henry August (Gus) Harmon
 

Location: ?  (on the back is written Brother Gus

Date: ?

From the collection of Joel S. DeWitt, Jr who obtained the photo from the collection of Mary Soffa Harmon
 


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First two kids
Charles and Gladys
Harmon
 

Location: Chariton Co, MO

Date: Abt 1910

From the collection of Doug Bartholomew who obtained the photo from the collection of Beulah Wooldridge.
 




see Chariton Co., MO  MAP
see Linn Co., MO MAP
see Randolph Co., MO  MAP
see Sullivan Co., MO  MAP

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