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William Harrison Black, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1845
Logansport
Cass County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 1932
Carthage
Jasper County
Missouri, USA

Census: 1910, age 64 Carthage, Jasper county, Missouri with wife & her mother.

Census: 1930, age 83 Carthage, Jasper county, Missouri with with and son Sam, at 705 south Main. (son salesman in clothing store)

William H. Black resided at 705 Main Street across street west from 1904 built high school building, with his wife America Brown Black. He was a retired capitialist who was always a public spirited individual serving on city council and varies boards serving Carthage, had started an insurance agency in 1872 known as Black Agency which evolved over 66 years into The Boggess Agency in 1938 which in 1980s was sold to Beimdiek Agency (wsb).

His death was partly due to epileptic attacks and senility, but he actually died from complications of an accident he suffered on December 17, 1931. Mr. Black was struck by a run-away automobile, knocked down, suffered shock and sustained injuries to his left hip at age 86.

His parents were
FATHER: Samuel Black
Birthplace: Ohio

MOTHER:
Margaret Foos Black
Birthplace: Ohio

The death certificate can be viewed at Missouri Digital Archives/death certificates online website.
Informant: Mrs. W. H. Black
705 South Main St.
Carthage, MO

Known Children

William Harrison Black b: FEB 1882 Carthage, Jasper county, Missouri.

Samuel Black b: FEB 1884 Indiana.

Olive Black b: 1886 Carthage, Jasper couty, Missouri.

Edith L Black b: APR 1887 Carthage, Jasper county, Missouri.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Black (1803 - 1890)
  Margaret Foos Black (1814 - 1873)
 
 Spouse:
  America Brown Black (1863 - 1949)
 
 Children:
  Georgia Black*
  William Harrison Black (1882 - 1944)*
  Olive Black McKeehan (1886 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Black (1835 - 1841)*
  Elizabeth Black (1839 - 1841)*
  James M Black (1843 - 1862)*
  William Harrison Black (1845 - 1932)
  Catherine Black Garrett (1848 - ____)*
  Martha Maria Black Dye (1851 - 1924)*
  Emma G Black Lease (1856 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Park Cemetery
Carthage
Jasper County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Traditional Sector Bl 21 Lot 5 Sp 7
 
Created by: NJBrewer
Record added: Jan 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64593206
William Harrison Black, Sr
Added by: NJBrewer
 
William Harrison Black, Sr
Added by: NJBrewer
 
William Harrison Black, Sr
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 Added: Sep. 22, 2011
 
 
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