|Birth: ||Jun. 12, 1858|
|Death: ||Mar. 22, 1929|
James was the son of Daniel S Harnest and Anna N Harper. The census report of 1870 shows him living in Hancock, Hancock Co., Illinois.
From 1900 to 1920 the census show James living in Denison, Grayson Co., Texas.
James first married Amanda Jane Parrish during 1880 in Texas. Between 1882 and 1896, the couple became parents to seven children; Charles E., Lee M., Rose Ann, Minnie, Katie Ione, Elizabeth Ella and Charles Penn Harnest.
After Amanda died, James still in Denison, Texas remarried in 1903 to a Rose M Pope born during 1878. He had 4 more children with his second spouse that they named: Virgil E, Arthur, Grace and Lena Harnest.
Amanda Jane Parrish Harnest (1858 - 1898)
Rose Ann Harnest Slagle (1887 - 1930)*
Minnie Jane Harnest Sparks (1891 - 1943)*
Elizabeth Ella Harnest Booe (1894 - 1981)*
Plot: Sec: Strangers Rest 947
Created by: Jack Gilchrist
Record added: Feb 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65326039