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Oliver Young "Ollie" Harp
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Birth: 1870
Louisiana, USA
Death: 1918
Morehouse Parish
Louisiana, USA

49 years old
Double headstone with Cornelia Burns Harp
Married: 27 June 1889 in Bastrop, LA

Son of Sarah Angeline (Stevenson) and Thomas M. "Young Harp" Harp. Sarah and Young married 1 Dec 1865, Hamburg, AK and are buried Stevenson Cemetery in 2nd Ward, no markers. Both parents died young.

Grandson of Prudence (Masoner) and Thomas Marion Harp.

Ollie was raised by his Grandmother Prudence until her death in 1877.
Was then raised by his uncle, Rufus Kelley "Rufe" Harp.

Ollie married Cornelia (Burns) Harp and had eight children:
1. Ada Harp who died as an infant
2. Sarah Jane "Sallie" Harp (b 18 Aug 1890; d AK)
3. Joel Lee Harp (b 1894; d 1939)
4. Tina Harp (b 1896)
5. Dessie Lanola Harp (b 1898)
6. Amy Viola Harp (b 31 Jan 1902)
7. Oliver Young Harp (b 29 Feb 1904)
8. Howard Seton Harp (b Jan 1906)

Info from T.Y.Harp's "My Kinfolk," Rebecca DeArmond-Huskey's "Bartholomew's Song," and Known Burials of Morehouse Parish (1995)

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas M. Harp (1835 - 1873)
  Sarah Angeline Stevenson Harp (1840 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  Cornelia Burns Harp (1871 - 1925)*
 
 Children:
  Joel Lee Harp (1894 - 1938)*
  Oliver Young Harp (1904 - 1967)*
  Howard Seton Harp (1905 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
PaPa
 
Burial:
Bonita Cemetery
Bonita
Morehouse Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Bonnie Sisson Manning
Record added: Apr 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68879601
Oliver Young Ollie Harp
Added by: Bonnie Sisson Manning
 
Oliver Young Ollie Harp
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Added by: Ada Leopold-George
 
 
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- Bonnie Sisson Manning
 Added: Mar. 31, 2012
 
 
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