Jacob Byrd Harmon

Male 1823 - 1894  (71 years)


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  • Name Jacob Byrd Harmon 
    Born 2 Jun 1823  (Bledsoe County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Birth 2 Jun 1823  McMinn County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation farmer  [8
    Also Known As Bird Harmon  [9, 10
    Also Known As J B Harmon  [5
    Census Name J B Harmon  [3, 4
    Died 3 Jun 1894  Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 11
    Buried Mansfield Cemetery No. 2, Dunlap, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 11
    Person ID I5521  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2014 

    Father William Harmon,   b. ~ 1765, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1840, (Bledsoe County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Mother Susan LNU,   b. 0___ 1787, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1870, Dunlap, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Married Bef 1812  (Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 12, 13
    Residence (Family) 1815  Bledsoe County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence (Family) 1830  Bledsoe County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F2461  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucinda Louisa Elliott,   b. 21 May 1826, (Marion County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1899, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married (Sequatchie County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 14
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1860  Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1880  Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Mary "Polly" Harmon,   b. 24 Nov 1844, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1869, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     2. William "Will" Harmon,   b. 26 Feb 1849, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1919, Dunlap, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Nancy Harmon,   b. 11 Sep 1852, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Leonard "Len" Harmon,   b. 8 Mar 1854, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1929, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. Rhoda Jane Harmon,   b. 18 Jan 1857, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1932, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     6. Newton Harmon,   b. 10 Oct 1860, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1863, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     7. Josiah S. Harmon,   b. 15 Apr 1862, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1918, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     8. Sarah Elizabeth Harmon,   b. 28 Jun 1863, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1946, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     9. John Blackburn Harmon,   b. 30 Oct 1869, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1870, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F2004  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jun 1823 - (Bledsoe County) Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 2 Jun 1823 - McMinn County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence (Family) - 0___ 1860 - Sequatchie County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence (Family) - 0___ 1880 - Sequatchie County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Jun 1894 - Sequatchie County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mansfield Cemetery No. 2, Dunlap, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - - (Sequatchie County) Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Additional Information for Jacob Byrd /Harmon/
      Notes (1)

      CENSUS: 1850 US Census. J. B. and Caroline Harmon are living in Marion District 1, Tennessee. Children in the home are Mary and William. The family lives near (1) Polly Elliot who has in her home Nancy Elliot, James Cannon (Laborer) and Sarah Harmon (60yrs) and (2) William B and Margarett Elliot with their children: Josia, Elsa, Jonathan, Nancy, George W, Sarah, Marah J, William, July A, and Zachariah

      1860 US Census. J. B and Cynda Harmon living in Sequatchie, District 4, Tennessee. Children in the home are: Polly, William, Nancy, Leanand and Rhoda J.

      1870 US Census. Bird and Lucinda Harmon living in Sequatchie, Dunlap, Tennessee. Children in the home are: William, Nany, Lenora, Rhoda, Josiah, Sarah, and John. The family lives next to several Ewton families and George and Nancy Elliot with their children: Thomas and William.

      1880 US Census. George and Mary Elliott living in Sequatchie, District 4, Tennessee. Children in the home are: Zachariah, William, James H, Phoebe, John B, and Riley M. The family is living next to Bird and Lucinda Harmon with their children: Josiah and Sarah. Grandson, William A. Smith (15yrs) is also in the home.

      BIRTH: 1850 US Cenus has birth of 1825
      Subequent Census have birth year of 1817
      Burial Record has birth year of 1823 [15]
    • "William A. Smith" is cited as a grandson in the household of Bird Harmon during the 1880 Sequatchie County census...DAH [4]

  • Sources 
    1. [S4311] Charlsie Elliott,Family Group Records,303 Seminole Drive,Dunlap,TN 37327-5121, (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S44971] http://us-census.org/pub/usgenweb/census/xtn/sequatchie/1860/index.txt.

    3. [S3040] "United States Census, 1860," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M8YQ-24Y : accessed 27 Sep 2014.

    4. [S3041] "United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MDW4-B5R : accessed.

    5. [S8187] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=harmon&GSiman=1&GScid=2191315&GRid=78848511&.

    6. [S11647] "William Harmon (1765-1840)", The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, Famil.

    7. [S3046] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=harmon&GSfn=m&GSmn=t&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=45&GScntry=4&GSo.

    8. [S1881] 1860 Sequatchie Co.,TN Federal Census, transcribed by Norma Dennis Hobbs and, p. 19 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S3039] "Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NSLN-P5J :.

    10. [S3042] "Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NSVY-ZHF :.

    11. [S4311] Charlsie Elliott,Family Group Records,303 Seminole Drive,Dunlap,TN 37327-5121,.

    12. [S1075] Thomas Alex Beavert (1924-2007) Genealogist and historian who concentrated on Sequatchie Valley families and who very h.

    13. [S8196] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.

    14. [S785] "Wes Dodson's Notebook, No. 1".Wes Dodson,1882-1965,esteemed amateur historian, p. 238.

    15. [S3045] "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/SYLR-S56 : accessed 2014-09-27),.