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

Find all Harpers in:
 • Green-Wood Cemetery
 • Brooklyn
 • Kings County (Brooklyn)
 • New York
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

John Harper
Birth: Jan. 22, 1797
Middle Village
Queens County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 1875
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Publisher. Along with his brothers James, Fletcher and Joseph, he founded Harper and Brothers Publishing, which is today Harper Collins, the 5th largest publisher in the world. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Elizabeth Kolyer Harper (1771 - 1845)
 
 Children:
  John Wesley Harper (1831 - 1915)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Harper (1795 - 1869)*
  John Harper (1797 - 1875)
  Joseph Wesley Harper (1801 - 1870)*
  Fletcher Harper (1806 - 1877)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 95, Lot 947
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: TCP3
Record added: Sep 18, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15798889
John Harper
Added by: TCP3
 
John Harper
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Russ
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Cindy
 Added: Apr. 22, 2017
Happy Birthday
- Cindy
 Added: Jan. 22, 2017

- chris graziano
 Added: Apr. 22, 2016
There are 27 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.1 after 15 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service