Harrison, Kenneth John

Harrison, Kenneth John

Male 1956 - 1959  (3 years)

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  • Name Harrison, Kenneth John  [1, 2
    Born 7 Mar 1956  [2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 10 Dec 1959  Manchester, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 10 Dec 1959  [2, 3
    Buried Edgewood Cemetery, Wolcott, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I62317  Sackett | Descendants of John Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2021 

    Father Harrison, Donald Franklin,   b. 6 Feb 1915, Middlebury, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1984  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Torda, Martha Marie,   b. 19 Mar 1920, Torrington, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 2009, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1941  Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 6 children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    +3. Living
     4. Living
     5. Harrison, Kenneth John,   b. 7 Mar 1956,   d. 10 Dec 1959  (Age 3 years)
     6. Living
     
    Family ID F25405  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 10 Dec 1959 - Manchester, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Edgewood Cemetery, Wolcott, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 22 Feb 2021.
      Hartford Courant (Hartford, Connecticut), 19 Aug 2009, Page C7

      HARRISON, Martha T. (Torda)

      Martha T. (Torda) Harrison, 89, died Monday morning (August 17, 2009) at Beaumont Rehab and Skilled Nursing Center in Westborough. She was the wife of the late Donald F. Harrison who died in 1984. She was born in Torrington the daughter of the late Alexander and Mary (Orban) Torda and moved to Westborough, MA in 1967. She was employed as a Noon Aid at the Fales Elementary School in Westborough for many years. She was a long time member of Saint Luke's Church where she was part of the Saint Luke's Women's Club and the Saint Luke's Senior Adults. For many years she was a member of the Westborough Women's Club. She is survived by three sons, Robert H. Harrison of the Villages, FL, James F. Harrison of North Chittenden VT, William A. Harrison of Merrimack NH; two daughters, Frances H. Into of Cromwell, Barbara H. Conway of Westford; eight grandchildren, Rev. Timothy Harrison, Brian Harrison, Karen Into, Benjamin Harrison, Shawna Harrison, Robin Harrison, Katie Harrison, Alexander Harrison; three great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one son, Kenneth Harrison and two brothers, John A Torda and Alexander J. Torda Jr.

      Her funeral will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. in Saint Luke the Evangelist Church, 70 West Main St. Westborough, MA. Burial will take place on Saturday morning at 10 a.m. in Edgewood Cemetery in Wolcott, CT. Visiting hours will be held on Friday morning 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the Rand Harper Pickering Funeral Home, 62 West Main St. Westborough. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Saint Luke's Parish Outreach, 70 West Main St. Westborough MA 01581 or the Westborough Woman's Club P.O. Box 182, Westborough MA 01581

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 22 Feb 2021.
      Memorial ID 133429360
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/133429360

      Kenneth John Harrison
      Birth 7 Mar 1956
      Death 10 Dec 1959 (aged 3)
      Burial
      Edgewood Cemetery
      Wolcott, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 22 Feb 2021.
      Hartford Courant (Hartford, Connecticut), 11 Dec 1959, Page 43

      Mother Finds Child, 3, Dead In His Crib

      MANCHESTER (Special)-- Three-year-oId Kenneth Harrison, son of Donald and Martha Torda Harrison, of 15 Griswold St., was found dead in his crib late Thursday afternoon by his mother. After an autopsy at Manchester Memorial Hospital, medical examiner Robert R. Keeney Jr., said that death was due to suffocation brought on by a slight cold and a respiratory infection.

      He said the child had been dead for about a half an hour when found.

      Besides his parents he leaves two sisters, Frances M. and Barbara E, Harrison, and three brothers. Robert H., Jem James F., and William A. Harrison all of this town his maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Torda of Torrington, and his paternal grandmother, Mrs. Florence Harrison of Waterbury.

      Prayer services will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Holmes Funeral Home, 400 Main St. Burial will be in Edgewood Cemetery, Walcott.

      Calling hours will be held at the funeral home from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 tonight.

    4. [S498] Massachusetts, U.S., Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 22 Feb 2021.
      Name: Donald Franklin Harrison
      Event Type: Marriage
      Birth Date: abt 1915
      Marriage Date: 14 Aug 1941
      Marriage Place: Sheffield, Massachusetts
      Marriage Age: 26
      Father Name: Herbert I Harrison
      Mother Name: Florence Abbott
      Spouse Name: Martha Marie Torda
      Spouse Marriage Age: 21
      Spouse Father Name: Alex J Torda
      Spouse Mother Name: Mary Orban

      Researched by Ted Smith


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