Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Harps in:
 • Salem Cemetery
 • Winston-Salem
 • Forsyth County
 • North Carolina
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Advertisement
Pvt Alvin Harp
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 23, 1836
Yadkin County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 16, 1923
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

Albert Harp
(Or Alvin Harp?) [Note about name: Only the death certificate has Albert. Other records, including the cemetery record and his Civil War record, his children's death records, all have Alvin.]


Born in Yadkin County, N.C., July 23, 1836, Albert Harp was the son of Albert Harp.

A 1900 Census has his name listed as "Alvin" Harp, instead of "Albert" Harp. * SEE CENSUS BELOW

Albert Harp married Louisa Danner.

Daughter: Laura P. Harp Gregory

On January 16, 1923, Winston Salem, Forsyth County, N.C., Albert Harp, a widower, died at the age of 86.

Burial: Salem Cemetery, January 18, 1923

*****************************************
-1900 Census Salem Forsyth Co., N.C.-

-Alvin & Louisa M Harp Household-

Name: Alvin Harp
[Alvin Sharp]
Home in 1900: Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina
Age: 2 (not correct should read 63)
Birth Date: Jul 1837
Birthplace: N Car
[North Carolina]
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relationship to Head of House: Head
Father's Birthplace: N Car
Mother's Birthplace: N Car
Spouse's name: Louisa M
Marriage Year: 1860
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 40
Household Members: Name Age
Alvin Harp 2 * (age not listed correctly, see birth year)
Louisa M Harp 61 *
Laura Harp 36
Bennie Harp 35
Dalley Virginia Harp 25
Piney Harp 16
Napolean Harp 14
Maude Harp 8
*****************************************
* CIVIL WAR *

Name: Alvin Harp
Enlistment Date: 10 Feb 1863
Enlistment Place: Wayne County, North Carolina
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: North Carolina
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 10 February 1863.
Enlisted in Company H, 1st Light Artillery Regiment North Carolina on 10 Feb 1863.
Deserted from Company H, 1st Light Artillery Regiment North Carolina on 15 Feb 1863. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Louisa Danner Harp (1838 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  James Monroe Harp (1858 - 1927)*
  Virgil Angelo Harp (1859 - 1933)*
  Laura P. Harp Gregory (1869 - 1917)*
  Valle Virginia Harp Zimmerman (1873 - 1940)*
  Lou Della Harp Lee (1874 - 1969)*
  Julius Samuel Harp (1877 - 1919)*
  Julia Joeanna Harp (1877 - 1900)*
  Mollie Cornelia Harp Steelman (1884 - 1949)*
  Maude Virginia Harp (1891 - 1901)*
  Napoleon Cleveland Harp (1893 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Salem Cemetery
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Autumn
Record added: Jul 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54876454
Pvt Alvin Harp
Added by: Autumn
 
Pvt Alvin Harp
Added by: isabel
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Lanie
 Added: Apr. 29, 2015

- Memories~RoxღEd
 Added: Aug. 27, 2014

- Troll's BRIDGE
 Added: Aug. 12, 2013
There are 9 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service