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Peter Harmonson
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Birth: Dec. 18, 1797
Bourbon County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 1865
Johnson County
Texas, USA

Was First Chief Justice of Young Co, Texas.
His grandson Harvey Sannton Coxwas, was the last Sheriff of Young County, Texas before the county fell apart
in 1865.

son of Wallace Harmonson - Polly Curry.

Peter Harmonson married Anna McGee on 6 August 1816.

Harmonson came with the Peter's Colony to Texas, settling near the present town
of Lewisville. He was one of the organizers of Denton County in 1846. Harmonson
served as the first Sheriff of Denton County and helped organize the Methodist
Church.

In 1864, he sold his property and moved west settling near Fort Belknap.

He died from an arrow wound inflicted by Indians.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Anna McGee Harmonson (1796 - 1867)*
 
 Children:
  Missouri Harmonson Cox (1820 - 1901)*
  Evaline Jane Harmonson Mounts (1824 - 1858)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elizabeth Cemetery
Roanoke
Denton County
Texas, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 11, 2008
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