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Mary Paralee - Parilee Letcher Harrison
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1870
Bowie County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1949
Bowie County
Texas, USA

Wife of Mitchell Porter Harrison, they married about 1886, and had 14 known children. Mary Paralee Letcher Harrison, was the oldest child & daughter of Stephen Baker & Laura Jane [Sharp] Letcher, of Bowie Co TX. They are interred at the Rock Creek Cemetery in this county. She is the grand daughter os Stephen Tolbert & Chloe Adams [Norris] Letcher.

Mary & Mitchell had the following children:
Boyd, Floyd, Zettie, Laura, Birdie,
Nora, Robert, Charley, Maggie, Racher,
Reeder, Dessie, Mitchel P Jr, Waylon Harrison.

Her Siblings were:
William Thomas, Marion Tolbert, Fannie Panella Letcher White, Hattie Mae Letcher McKown, Gantry "Yancy" Baker, Mittie Irene, Laura Elizabeth "Lizzie" Letcher Kelley, Gertrude A Letcher McAlister, Tranqella "Trannie" Letcher.

This Letcher family comes from a long line of veterans; Her father fought in the Civil War, her Gr Grand father, Giles Letcher, fought, and may have died in the War of 1812, her Gr Gr Grand father, James Letcher, was killed in battle with the British, in the war of Independance, or the Revolutionary War.
Family links: 
  Stephen Baker Letcher (1845 - 1931)
  Laura Jane Sharp Letcher (1848 - 1902)
  Mitchell Porter Harrison (1857 - 1949)
  Boyd Harrison (1887 - 1964)*
  Floyd Coleman Harrison (1889 - 1982)*
  Zetta Harrison Sonntag (1891 - 1973)*
  Laura Jane Harrison Porter (1893 - 1946)*
  Bertie Harrison McDowell (1895 - 1975)*
  Charlie Harrison (1900 - 1991)*
  Reecer E Harrison (1904 - 1981)*
  Reeder A Harrison (1904 - 1973)*
  Anna Odessa Harrison Harris (1906 - 1999)*
  Mitchell Porter Harrison (1908 - 2002)*
  Waylon Harrison (1910 - 1925)*
  Jacob Weldon Harrison (1912 - 1999)*
  Mary Paralee - Parilee Letcher Harrison (1870 - 1949)
  Marion Thomas Letcher (1875 - 1956)*
  Hattie Mae Letcher McKown (1880 - 1958)*
  Yancy Baker Letcher (1883 - 1966)*
  Mittie Irene Letcher Simmons (1884 - 1979)*
  Laura Elizabeth Letcher Kelley (1887 - 1959)*
  Gertrude A Letcher McAlister (1888 - 1961)*
  Tranqella Letcher (1895 - 1905)*
*Calculated relationship
Rose Hill Cemetery
Bowie County
Texas, USA
Created by: Mike White
Record added: Jan 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84009441
Mary Paralee - Parilee <i>Letcher</i> Harrison
Added by: Granville & Patricia Murphy
Mary Paralee - Parilee <i>Letcher</i> Harrison
Added by: Granville & Patricia Murphy
Mary Paralee - Parilee <i>Letcher</i> Harrison
Added by: Granville & Patricia Murphy
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Rest in Peace
- Mike White
 Added: Jan. 26, 2012

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