Harden, Harold H.

Harden, Harold H.

Male 1874 - 1955  (80 years)

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  • Name Harden, Harold H.  [1, 2
    Born 16 Mar 1874  Loudenville, Ashland County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Feb 1955  Sparta Township, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried 16 Feb 1955  Newaygo Cemetery, Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Person ID I36587  Sackett
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2015 

    Father Harden, Samuel Harrison,   b. 11 Jan 1836, Hollidaysburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1901, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Grubaugh, Sarah Ann,   b. 28 Aug 1835, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1917, Grand Rapids Township, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 14 Dec 1854  Loudenville, Ashland County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 9 children 
     1. Harden, Harriet E.,   b. 22 Aug 1855, Loudenville, Ashland County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Harden, David Louis,   b. 22 Jul 1857, Loudenville, Ashland County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1927, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Harden, Sarah C.,   b. Sep 1859, Loudenville, Ashland County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1863  (Age ~ 3 years)
     4. Harden, Inez Charlotte,   b. 8 Sep 1863, Loudenville, Ashland County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1945, Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Harden, Samuel John,   b. 5 Dec 1866, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1932, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     6. Harden, Emma Laura,   b. 27 Mar 1869, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1887  (Age 18 years)
     7. Harden, Rosa Belle,   b. 9 Jun 1872, Jefferson Township, Knox County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941  (Age 68 years)
     8. Harden, Harold H.,   b. 16 Mar 1874, Loudenville, Ashland County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1955, Sparta Township, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     9. Harden, Sylvia L.,   b. 17 Dec 1877, Loudenville, Ashland County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     
    Family ID F23222  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Hitchcock, Catherine May,   b. 9 Apr 1865, Medina County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1902, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1902  Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Newaygo County Marriage License states that Harold and Catherine Hitchcock were married on 27 November 1902 in Newaygo. He is a laborer and she is a dressmaker. She has been married before to someone named Moore. Both were born in Ohio. He is 27 and she is 34. His parents are Samuel Harden and Sarah Grubaugh. Hers are George M. Hitchcock and Kizah J. Hews. They were married by Lewis J. Crawford with W. N. Brown and Hattie Stickney of Newaygo as witnesses. - [David Payne-Joyce]
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2013 
    Family ID F23233  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 All, Beatrice C.,   b. 4 Jan 1889, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1911, Lowell, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1907  Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Harden, Kathryn,   b. Abt 1907, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2013 
    Family ID F23231  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Smith, Mary Elizabeth,   b. 2 Aug 1889, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1914, Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years) 
    Married 28 Apr 1913  Big Rapids, Mecosta County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2013 
    Family ID F23239  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Kauffman, Elizabeth,   b. Aug 1872, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1938, Lake Odessa, Ionia, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 4 Sep 1918  Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2013 
    Family ID F23238  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Mar 1874 - Loudenville, Ashland County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Nov 1902 - Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Harden, Kathryn - Abt 1907 - Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Sep 1907 - Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Apr 1913 - Big Rapids, Mecosta County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Sep 1918 - Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Feb 1955 - Sparta Township, Kent County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 Feb 1955 - Newaygo Cemetery, Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Samuel Harrison Harden's Civil War Pension Record has Harold born 16 March 1875.

      Newaygo County Marriage License states that Harold and Catherine Hitchcock were married on 27 November 1902 in Newaygo. He is a laborer and she is a dressmaker. She has been married before to someone named Moore. Both were born in Ohio. He is 27 and she is 34. His parents are Samuel Harden and Sarah Grubaugh. Hers are George M. Hitchcock and Kizah J. Hews. They were married by Lewis J. Crawford with W. N. Brown and Hattie Stickney of Newaygo as witnesses.

      Newaygo County marriage records state that Harold and Beatrice married on 2 Sep 1907 in Newaygo. He is 32, was born in Ohio and is a farmer. She is 19, born in Michigan, residing in Lowell, MI and is a domestic. His parents are Samuel H. Harden and Sarah Grubaugh, and hers are Lewis All and Mary E. Mosher. George Van Wingarden, minister, marries them with witnesses Clinton A. and Bertha M. Tresler.

      1910 Federal Census. Grant Township, Newaygo County, Michigan
      Roll T624_666, page 7B
      Harry Harding, 35, m2. 2 years, b. OH, parents b. unknown, farm laborer, working out
      Beatrice Harding, 22, m1. 2 years,, b. MI, father b. NY, mother b. MI
      Kathryn Harding, 3, b. MI, father b. OH, mother b. MI
      Harry was unemployed for 27 weeks of the previous year.

      Michigan Marriages
      Return of Marriages in the County of Mecosta
      28 Apr 1913, Big Rapids. Thos. J. Delanty, pastor St. Mary's Church. Witnesses Andrew Smith and Eva Favercam of Big Rapids
      Harold H. Harden, 38, of Newaygo Co., b. Ohio, laborer, son of Samuel H. Harden & Sarah A. Grobach, m. once before
      Marie E. Smith, 24, of Big Rapids, b. Michigan, daughter of Andrew Smith & May Lester

      8 May 1913, Newaygo Republican, "Local News":
      "Harold H. Harden of this village and Miss Elizabeth Smith of Big Rapids were united in marriage Monday evening of last week, at the home of the bride's parents."

      World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Registered Ionia, MI. 12 Sep 1918
      Harold H. Harden. Clarksville, Ionia Co., MI
      Age 43. b. 16 Mar 1875
      Occupation: farm help, Clarence Trowbridge, Clarksville
      Nearest relative: Elizabeth E. Harden (wife), Clarksville
      Medium height, medium build

      Newaygo County Marriage Licences indicate that Harold married Elizabeth Kauffman Birman on 4 Sep 1918 in Newaygo. Both have been married twice. She is a domestic and 46. He is a farmer living in Lake Odessa. His parents are Samuel Harden and Sarah Grubaugh, and her father is ??? Kauffman. Douglas King, clergyman, marries them with Esther L. and O. E. King as witnesses.

      1920 Federal Census. Campbell Township, Ionia County, Michigan
      Roll 772, page 7A
      North half of the township
      Harold Harden, head, 44, b. OH, parents b. OH, laborer, general work
      Elizabeth Harden, wife, 48, b. PA, parents b. PA
      Estaven Berman, step-son, 9, b. MI, parents b. PA

      1930 Federal Census. Clarksville Village, Ionia County, Michigan
      Roll 992, page 3A
      Campbell Township
      Harold H. Harden, head, 55, m. age 17, b. OH, parents b. US, day laborer, odd jobs
      Elizabeth Harden, wife, 58, m. age 16, b. PA, parents b. PA

      Kent County Death Records state that Harold died on 14 February 1955 in Sparta, Michigan. Death was caused by Hypostatic Pneumonia (one day) and Myocardial Insuffiency (two days). He had lived in Sparta seven years at 168 Cherry Street. He was a widower, a farm laborer and was born March 16, 1874 in Loudenville Ohio. His parents were Samuel John Harden and Elizabeth Graubaw. His wife was Elizabeth Harden. The informant was Phyllis Strauss of Grand Rapids. He was buried at the Newaygo Cemetery 16 February 1955 from the Hessel Funeral Home in Sparta. # 64118

      Newaygo Cemetery
      Catherine C. Harden, 1865-1902.
      Harold H. Harden. 1875-1955. Plot: Section G, Lot 350, Grave 1
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      Harold H Harden
      Birth: 1875
      Death: 1955
      Burial:
      Newaygo Cemetery, Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan, USA
      Plot: Section G, Lot 350, Grave 1

      Created by: Douglas Day
      Record added: Oct 25, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 60623963
      Headstone picture added by: Douglas Day [1, 6]

  • Sources 
    1. [S835] David Pane-Joyce, Payne-Joyce, David, (3 MAR 2013).

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 60623963 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S835] David Pane-Joyce, Payne-Joyce, David, (3 MAR 2013), Samuel H Harden's Civil War Pension Record (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S850] Harden Family, (Owner: Erwin Norton Race, Jr.).

    5. [S835] David Pane-Joyce, Payne-Joyce, David, (3 MAR 2013), Section G, Lot 350, Grave 1 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S847] Family Search, (URL: https://www.familysearch.org/).


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