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John Webster Harrington

John Webster Harrington[1, 2]

Male 1926 - 1990  (64 years)

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  • Name John Webster Harrington  [3
    Born 11 Mar 1926  Wilmington, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation teacher of Mechanical Engineering at the Delaware Community College  [4
    FindAGrave URL https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/135939808 
    FindAGrave ID 135939808 
    FamilySearch ID GWH5-WJK 
    FamilySearch URL https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/GWH5-WJK 
    Died 18 Mar 1990  [4
    Buried Gracelawn Memorial Park, New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I635  Main
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2020 

    Father Lawrence Jonathan Harrington,   b. 1 Oct 1887, Greensboro, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1949, Wilmington, Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother 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  [3
    Family ID F33  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Laura A. Lois,   b. 22 Mar 1930, LItchfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1996  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1982  [4
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2003 
    Family ID F269  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Mar 1926 - Wilmington, Delaware, USA Link to Google Earth
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    John Webster Harrington - 'Jack'
    John Webster Harrington - "Jack"

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    John Webster Harrington - Obituary
    John Webster Harrington - Obituary
    The News Journal, Wilmington, Delaware, 23 Mar 1990, Friday, Page 24

    "JOHN W. HARRINGTON, 64, of East Green Valley Circle, Green Valley, Newark, died Tuesday of heart failure in Wilmington Hospital. Mr. Harrington was an instructor in the mechanical engineering J technology department of Delaware Technical and Community College, Stanton campus. He worked in the engineering group of W.L. Gore & Associates summers since 1981. He was a native of Wilmington and a graduate of P.S. du Pont High School and the University of Delaware, where he was a member of Kappa Alpha fraternity. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II and a member of the Wilmington Jaycees. He was a member of Emmanuel Orthodox Presbyterian Church, where he was longtime treasurer. He is survived by his wife, Laura Lois Harrington; and two sisters, Bettie H. Deveraux of Westgate Farms and Jean H. Miller of Kennett Square, Pa. Services will be Saturday at 11:45 a.m. in Gracelawn Memorial Park chapel, North Du Pont Highway, Minquadale ..."

  • Notes 
    • Obituary notes: The News Journal, Wilmington, Delaware, 23 Mar 1990, Friday, Page 24

      "JOHN W. HARRINGTON, 64, of East Green Valley Circle, Green Valley, Newark, died Tuesday of heart failure in Wilmington Hospital. Mr. Harrington was an instructor in the mechanical engineering J technology department of Delaware Technical and Community College, Stanton campus. He worked in the engineering group of W.L. Gore & Associates summers since 1981. He was a native of Wilmington and a graduate of P.S. du Pont High School and the University of Delaware, where he was a member of Kappa Alpha fraternity. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II and a member of the Wilmington Jaycees. He was a member of Emmanuel Orthodox Presbyterian Church, where he was longtime treasurer. He is survived by his wife, Laura Lois Harrington; and two sisters, Bettie H. Deveraux of Westgate Farms and Jean H. Miller of Kennett Square, Pa. Services will be Saturday at 11:45 a.m. in Gracelawn Memorial Park chapel, North Du Pont Highway, Minquadale ..."

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

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

    3. [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.

    4. [S722] Betty (Harrington) Deveraux, Betty (Harrington) Deveraux, Letter to JSHJr. (on file).

    5. [S1656] Findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/135939808/john-w-harrington.