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Mary M. Harris

Death 21 Apr 1918
Burial Cortland, Cortland County, New York, USA
Plot Sect W Lot 59
Memorial ID 100016755 · View Source
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Held in Cortland This Afternoon
Burial in Rural Cemetery
The remains of Mrs. Mary M. Harris, who died at the family home in Binghamton on Sunday, were brought to Cortland on the 10:15 train this morning, and the funeral was held at Wright's undertaking room at 2 o'clock, burial being made in Cortland Rural Cemetery.

Mrs. Harris, who was 74 years of age at the time of her death, was a daughter of the late Thomas and Dorcas Tennant. She was born in the town of Willet on Nov. 11, 1843, and was married there Dec. 24, 1868 to Charles J. Harris, who survives her. The family lived in Willet until about six years ago, when they moved to Binghamton. Besides her husband she leaves two sons, Curtis L. Harris of Cortland and J. Burt Harris of Binghamton. Two brothers and two sisters also survive. They are: Sylvanus Tennant of Cincinnatus, David W. Tennant of Willet, Mrs. Caroline Schofield and Mrs. Maggie Straugh of Geneva.

Among those from out-of-town present at the funeral were: Mrs. Jennie Tennant and. Mrs. Emma Taft of Binghamton, Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Tennant of Syracuse, William Harris of New York, Mrs. Wellington Warren and Mrs. Jane White of Cincinnatus, Mrs. and Mrs. Morrell Morey, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Weston, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Pember, Luman Morey and Miss Julia White of Willet, Mrs. and Mrs. Adelbert Green, Mrs. Albert Baxter and Albert Briggs of McGraw.
-Cortland Standard, 23 Apr 1918




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