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Lawrence Jonathan Harrington

Lawrence Jonathan Harrington[1, 2, 3]

Male 1887 - 1949  (61 years)

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  • Name Lawrence Jonathan Harrington  [4
    Born 1 Oct 1887  Greensboro, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave URL https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/135939875 
    FindAGrave ID 135939875 
    FamilySearch ID KGM9-DS6 
    FamilySearch URL https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/KGM9-DS6 
    Died 24 Jul 1949  Wilmington, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Gracelawn Memorial Park, New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I630  Main
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2020 

    Father Jonathan C. Harrington,   b. 13 Apr 1850, DE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1914, Greensboro, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Mary Emily Stayton,   b. 21 May 1857, DE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1920, Greensboro, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 21 Dec 1877  [6
    Family ID F1187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth Elisabeth Webster,   b. 21 Aug 1885, Tyaskin, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1967, Wilmington, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 18 Jun 1919  Townsend, New Castle, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Elisabeth Ellen Harrington, "Bettie",   b. 31 Aug 1921, Prospect Park, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 2007, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. M.J. Harrington
     3. John Webster Harrington,   b. 11 Mar 1926, Wilmington, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1990  (Age 64 years)
    Last Modified 16 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F33  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Oct 1887 - Greensboro, MD Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Jul 1949 - Wilmington, Delaware, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Lawrence Jonathan Harrington

    Documents
    L. J. Harrington - Obituary
    L. J. Harrington - Obituary
    J. HARRINGTON DIES IN HOSPITAL Unemployment Commission Head Was III 2 Weeks; Veteran of World War I Lawrence Jonathan Harrington, 61, supervisor of the U. h. Unemployment Compensation Commission here for the past several years, died yesterday at the Veterans Administration Hospital, New Castle, where he had been a patient for two weeks, Mr. Harrington, who lived at 1331 Cypress Avenue, Elsmere Gardens, served overseas during World War I. Born in Greensboro. Md., he had lived in the Wilmington vicinity most of his life. For about IS years he was connected with the U. S Bureau of internal Revenue here Past Master of DuPont Lodge, No, 29, A. F. and A. M.. Mr. Harrington was serving as treasurer at the time of his death. He also belonged to the Tall Cedars of Lebanon, Delaware Consistory, and Eastlake Orthodox Presbyterian Church. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Ruth Webster Harrington; two daughters, the Misses Elisabeth Ellen and Mary Jean Harrington; one son, John Webster Harrington, all at home; two brothers, Harry A. Harrington of Marshallton and Harlan C. Harrington of Ridgely, Md., and several nieces and nephews. Private funeral services will be held tomorrow afternoon at the McCrery Funeral Home, 2700 Washing ton Street. Interment in Gracelawn Memorial Park will be private.

  • Notes 
    • Obituary The Morning News, Wilmington, Delaware, 25 Jul 1949, Mon, Page 4

      "J. HARRINGTON DIES IN HOSPITAL Unemployment Commission Head Was III 2 Weeks; Veteran of World War I Lawrence Jonathan Harrington, 61, supervisor of the U. h. Unemploy ment Compensation Commission here for the past several years, died yesterday at the Veterans Adminis tration Hospital, New Castle, where he had been a patient for two weeks, Mr. Harrington, who lived at 1331 Cypress Avenue, Elsmere Gardens, served overseas during World War I. Born in Greensboro. Md., he had lived in the Wilmington vicinity most of his life. For about IS years he was connected with the U. S Bureau of internal Revenue here Past Master of DuPont Lodge, No, 29, A. F. and A. M.. Mr. Harrington was serving as treasurer at the time of his death. He also belonged to the Tall Cedars of Lebanon, Delaware Consistory, and Eastlake Orthodox Presbyterian Church. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Ruth Webster Harrington; two daughters, the Misses Elisabeth Ellen and Mary Jean Harrington; one son, John Webster Harrington, all at home; two brothers, Harry A. Harrington of Marshallton and Harlan C. Harrington of Ridgely, Md., and several nieces and nephews. Private funeral services will be held tomorrow afternoon at the McCrery Funeral Home, 2700 Washing ton Street. Interment in Gracelawn Memorial Park will be private. " [7]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] JSH Feb 13 2003 gedcom, John S. Howell, Jr.

    2. [S566] Lynn Howard Howell, Bettie Harrington Deveraux.

    3. [SAuth] John Spencer Howell, Jr., John Spencer Howell, Jr., (http://www.jhowell.com/ jhowell@jhowell.com).

    4. [S1077] Jack Harrington Family Tree, John Harrington, (8 pages, handwritten/ hand drawn family tree by Jack Harrington. Sent by Elisabeth "Betty" (Harrington) Deveraux to John S. Howell, Jr. April 2003 - Scanned to PDF and JPG.), Page 1, Sec 1.

    5. [S1656] Findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/135939875/lawrence-j-harrington.

    6. [S1077] Jack Harrington Family Tree, John Harrington, (8 pages, handwritten/ hand drawn family tree by Jack Harrington. Sent by Elisabeth "Betty" (Harrington) Deveraux to John S. Howell, Jr. April 2003 - Scanned to PDF and JPG.), Page 2, Sect. 2-1.

    7. [S1736] Obituary, https://www.newspapers.com/clip/56471850/the-morning-news/.