Ethelind Harries

Ethelind Harries

Birth
Caledonia, Houston County, Minnesota, USA
Death 26 May 1896 (aged 21)
Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Caledonia, Houston County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Section A, Plot 64
Memorial ID 82321064 · View Source
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Ethelind was born and raised at Caledonia [Houston Co. VR, Births, Bk. B, p. 49; CW Pension File 151573 for her father; 1880 U.S. Census, p. 352; 1885 Minn. State Census; 1895 Minn. State Census, p. 2].

As a young girl she visited her cousins at Decorah, Iowa in the summer of 1887 [Caledonia Journal, 3 Aug. 1887].

In 1892, at age 18, Ethel was a member of the Caledonia Broom Brigade, and she visited friends at Winona, Minnesota [Caledonia Journal, 27 April 1892, 19 Oct. 1892]. In the following spring she accompanied her father to St. Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota [Caledonia Journal, 26 Apr. 1893].

Her marker at Evergreen Cemetery is next to that of William Henry and Minnie H. Dunbar and not in the Harries section 4 plots to the east.
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Source: Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, MN) Saturday, May 30, 1896; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman

DEATH OF MISS HARRIES.

Miss Ethel Harries, aged 21 years, died at the residence of her father, Captain W. H. Harries, 586 Carroll street, St. Paul, of consumption, yesterday. She had been failing for some time, and she traveled in search of health over the country.

The remains will be taken to Caledonia, Minn., for interment, Sunday. Mr. Harries lost his son, George, a week ago, and his wife died about a year ago.



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  • Created by: J Vogel
  • Added: 23 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 82321064
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ethelind Harries (30 Dec 1874–26 May 1896), Find A Grave Memorial no. 82321064, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Caledonia, Houston County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by J Vogel (contributor 46975003) .