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Jesse Anderson Harper
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Birth: Jun. 24, 1890
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 16, 1972
Saint Petersburg
Pinellas County
Florida, USA

New Castle News 17 March 1972, p. 3

Jesse A. Harper, 81, of 2548 57th Ave. North, St. Petersburg, Fla. died at 6 p.m. yesterday at his home in Florida, unexpectedly.

He was born June 24, 1890 in Allegheny County to the late Anderson and Ella Harper Harper. He was retired from the Florida Power Co. in 1955 where he was an electrical engineer. He was formerly employed at Ellwood City Forge Co. and the Mathews Conveyer Co. in Ellwood City. Mr. Harper was a member of the Open Bible Tabernacle in St. Petersburg.

He is survived by his wife, the former Minnie R. Brown; four sons, Cecil C. of Grove City, J. Clyde and Harold L. of St. Petersburg and Clifford L. of Tampa, Fla.; two daughters, Mrs. Helen Seifert of Berlin, Germany and Mrs. Lucille Freer of Dayton, Ohio; two brothers, Ralph of Youngstown and Frank of Pittsburgh; a sister, Mrs. Isabel Mars of Pittsburgh; 19 grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, James A. in World War II.

Friends will be received at the Kenneth C. Turner Funeral Home, 500 Sixth St. from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow. The service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, conducted by the Rev. John P. Borter of the Slippery Rock UP Church. Burial will be in Slippery Rock UP Church Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter Eachel Anderson Harper (1865 - 1958)
  Sarah Esmeralda Harper (1867 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Minnie Brown Harper (1886 - 1980)
 
 Children:
  Cecil C Harper (1910 - 2001)*
  James A. Harper (1917 - 1943)*
 
 Sibling:
  Jesse Anderson Harper (1890 - 1972)
  Ralph Harper (1897 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Slippery Rock Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Ellwood City
Lawrence County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: ctwardo
Record added: Nov 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61460107
Jesse Anderson Harper
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God bless and grant you eternal peace and rest.
- Dee Ann Donham Wooldridge Barton
 Added: Nov. 14, 2011
 
 
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