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Tirzah Emma Harris

Female 1853 - 1918  (65 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document    Has 83 ancestors and 22 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Tirzah Emma Harris 
    Born 6 Apr 1853  Bath, Steuben, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 8 Aug 1918  Cuba, Allegany, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 11 Aug 1918  Cuba Cemetery, Allegany, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 11 Aug 2000  WASHI Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I105240  mytree
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2018 

    Father Robert Fulton Harris,   b. 22 Dec 1827,   d. 8 Apr 1912, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Sineche Vroom Brace,   b. 8 Aug 1835, Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1914  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 7 Jul 1852  Bath, Steuben, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F31802  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Malachi Hunt,   b. 4 Oct 1849, Troupsburg, Steuben, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1927  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 22 May 1873  Bath, Steuben, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Prudence Jane Hunt,   b. 8 Apr 1874, Genesee Township, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1944, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +2. Hartley Hunt,   b. 1 Mar 1876, Genesee Township, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1950  (Age 73 years)
    +3. Walter Hunt,   b. 27 May 1878, Genesee Township, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1947, Bolivar, Allegany, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     4. Herbert Sevellon Hunt,   b. 3 Jul 1882, Genesee Township, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1953  (Age 70 years)
     5. Effie Belle Hunt,   b. 19 May 1890, Genesee Township, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1984  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 8 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F31854  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Apr 1853 - Bath, Steuben, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 May 1873 - Bath, Steuben, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Aug 1918 - Cuba, Allegany, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 Aug 1918 - Cuba Cemetery, Allegany, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInitiatory (LDS) - 11 Aug 2000 - WASHI Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Hunt, John M b1849 - Harris, Tirzah E b1853
    Hunt, John M b1849 - Harris, Tirzah E b1853

  • Notes 
    • Obituary:
      Tirzah Emma, oldest daughter of Robert F. and Sineche V. Harris, was born near Bath, N.Y., April 6, 1853, going with her parents in early childhood to Potter County, Pennsylvania. At the age of twenty she united in marriage to John Hunt, which union was blessed with two daughters, Prudence and Effie, and three sons, Hartley, Walter and Herbert. Six years ago they came to Cuba, where they have since made their home.

      Mrs. Hunt was a woman of lovely Christian character. Her sweet fidelity to her duty and quiet submission in times of trial made her greatly beloved by all that have known her. The wise, true, loving wife and mother that she was made her counsel and example of untold value.

      Most of her married life was spent in Pennsylvania and it was there that her children were born. She was for many years a member of the Free Methodist church.

      Her health, which had not been good for some time, began rapidly failing about February 1, due to toxemia and since then she had gradually grown weaker. On the 31st of July she suffered three slight shocks, and while she regained consciousness, never fully recovered, and slipped away on August 8, when she fell into a gentle sleep and thus passed to the life beyond.