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Jasper Harless
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1886
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 1920
Rogersville
Hawkins County
Tennessee, USA

Jasper Harless was born on April 15, 1886, in Virginia, and the son of Andrew P. Harless born 1852, and Elizabeth Jones born 1860, in Virgina.

Jasper Harless draft record lists his birth date, his wife Ollie, and his occupation working as a horse trader from Sneedville, TN.

Jasper had two brothers named William M. Harless born July 7, 1880, and Harrison H. Harless born c. 1889; half brothers and sisters born to his fathers second wife Laniebell Fritz were named Sarah, Philip, Celia, Andrew, John, Andrew, Nicholas, Jessie, Ella, Cora, Vastine, and Bascom.

Jasper Harless married Ollie Bell Marion who was born in 1895, and the daughter of John Marion and Orpha Gilbert of Hancock, Tennessee.

Jasper Harless and Ollie Bell Marion Children

Mae Virginia Harless was born on May 1, 1912 in Sneedville, Hancock County, Tennessee. She married (?) Bloom. Mae died September 23,1992 in South Hill, Virginia, and was buried in the Crest Lawn Memorial Gardens. FAG#62604687

John Henry Harless was born on April 23, 1914 in Sneedville, Hancock County, Tennessee. John married Retha Mae Lee, daughter of Robert E. Lee and Carrie B. Speak.
John died April 30, 2002 in Mt. Airy, Frederick County, Maryland, and is buried at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery in Howard County, Maryland.

Perry Harless was born on July 14, 1916 in Tennessee. Perry married Muriel Campbell, daughter of Horace Franklin Campbell and Gertrude Ferguson, September 23, 1940 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. Perry Harless died September 5, 1969.

Marion "Bob" Harless was born on September 22,1918 in Sneedville, Hancock County, Tennessee. Marion Harless married Margaret Michael. Marion died February 19, 2003 in Sykesville, Maryland, and is buried at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery in Howard County, Maryland.


Jasper Harless died on March 1, in the year of 1920 in Rogersville, Hawkins County, Tennessee during the great flu epidemic from consumption aka Pulmonary Tuberculosis, leaving his wife and four young children. He is buried in the same Mulberry Gap Church Cemetery in Hancock County, Tennessee, as John and Orpha Marion, his in-laws. His headstone was incorrectly engraved according to his death certificate.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Ollie Bell Marion Harless-Pendleton-Ferguson (1891 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Mae Virginia Harless Bloom Ferguson (1912 - 1992)*
  John Henry Harless (1914 - 2002)*
  Marion Harless (1918 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: headstone incorrectly engraved
 
Burial:
Mulberry Gap Baptist Church Cemetery
Sneedville
Hancock County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: GPs
Originally Created by: James Cope
Record added: Feb 28, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6222888
Jasper Harless
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Jasper Harless
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Jasper Harless
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Rest in Peace Grandfather!
- Tom
 Added: Nov. 3, 2010

- Trish Holaway
 Added: Sep. 17, 2006
 
 
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