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James Franklin "Jim" Harp
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1875
Death: Dec. 10, 1950

75 years old
Husband of Ella May Carter Harp
Married: 11 May 1901
Lived in Bonita, Louisiana

1896 was on the first winning football team at LSU - from Mrs. Virginia Harp White. Graduated 1898.

Son of Demarcus Ellis "Mark" Harp and Willie Ann (Green) Harp. He is the only one of their children not buried in the Bonne Idee Cemetery.

Funeral held on Feb. 3, 1950 at 11am at Bonita Church
Clergyman: Ray... Shaw
Certifying Physician: Bernard Soto of Mer Rouge, Louisiana

According to Rebecca DeArmond-Huskey's "Bartholomew's Song", James F. Harp was a postmaster in Bonita in 1931 - page 130

Info from T.Y.Harp's "My Kinfolk", "Bartholomew's Song", Known Burials of Morehouse Parish, Mrs. Vergie Fay Bowe - Hopkins Funeral Home records.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Demarquis Ellis Harp (1845 - 1924)
  Willie Ann Green Harp (1855 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Ella May Carter Harp (1878 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Mark Carter Harp (1905 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  Tena Harp (1872 - 1898)*
  Rufus Harp (1873 - 1876)*
  James Franklin Harp (1875 - 1950)
  Daniel Robert Harp (1878 - 1953)*
  Demarcus Kelly Harp (1880 - 1890)*
  Thomas Young Harp (1882 - 1977)*
  Grover C Harp (1884 - 1965)*
  Charles Weiss Harp (1887 - 1916)*
  Ora Ethel Harp (1889 - 1898)*
  William Harp (1890 - 1890)*
  Foster Harp (1892 - 1897)*
  Robert Edward Lee Harp (1895 - 1980)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
James F. Harp
 
Burial:
Bonita Cemetery
Bonita
Morehouse Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Bonnie Sisson Manning
Record added: Apr 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69092174
James Franklin Jim Harp
Added by: Bonnie Sisson Manning
 
James Franklin Jim Harp
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 Added: Mar. 31, 2012
 
 
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