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Dezza "Dessie" Skelton Harter
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Birth: Nov., 1879
Indiana, USA
Death: 1929

Daughter of William Jonah Skelton and Sarah Easley Skelton.

Married to William Henry Harter around 1899.

William and Dessie were the parents of Mamie A Harter(1899-1900), Esther Harter Townsley(1901-unk), Anna Catherine Harter Witherspoon(1902-1960) and William Paul Harter(1904-1908).
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1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Dezza Skelton
Age: 6m
Birth Year: abt 1879
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1880: Lockhart, Pike, Indiana
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: William J. Skelton
Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother's Name: Sarah Skelton
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Household Members: Name Age
William J. Skelton 23
Sarah Skelton 25
Wilerd Skelton 2
Dezza Skelton 6m

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Dezza Harter
Age: 20
Birth Date: Nov 1879
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1900: Jackson, Spencer, Indiana
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: William H Harter
Marriage Year: 1899
Years Married: 1
Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother: number of living children: 1
Mother: How many children: 1
Household Members: Name Age
William H Harter 26
Dezza Harter 20
Mamie Harter 6/12

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Dezza Harter
Age in 1910: 30
Birth Year: 1880
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1910: Jackson, Spencer, Indiana
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: William H Harter
Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Household Members: Name Age
William H Harter 36
Dezza Harter 30
Esther H Harter 8
Anna C Harter 7

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Dessie Harter
Age: 40
Birth Year: abt 1880
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1920: Princeton, Gibson, Indiana
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: William H Harter
Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
NeiHousehold Members: Name Age
William H Harter 45
Dessie Harter 40
Esther Harter 18
Cathrine Harter 17 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Jonah Skelton (1852 - 1889)
  Sarah C. Easely Skelton (1855 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  William Henry Harter (1873 - 1968)
 
 Children:
  Mamie A Harter (1899 - 1900)*
  Anna Catherine Harter Witherspoon (1902 - 1960)*
  William Paul Harter (1904 - 1908)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Henry Harter (1873 - 1968)**
  Dezza Skelton Harter (1879 - 1929)
  Pearl Skelton (1886 - 1886)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Garden of Memory Cemetery
Gentryville
Spencer County
Indiana, USA
Plot: North of the flag pole.
 
Created by: 4losthistory
Record added: May 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37395080
Dezza Dessie <i>Skelton</i> Harter
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Dezza Dessie <i>Skelton</i> Harter
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In memory of my great grandmother.
- Michela Walsh
 Added: Jun. 27, 2012
 
 
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