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William C Harrison

Male 1935 - 1986  (51 years)

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  • Name William C Harrison 
    Born 2 Aug 1935  Mayetta, Jackson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Dec 1986  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3856  Rossville
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2017 

    Father Charles Harrison, Sr. 
    Mother Minnie Nozhackum Harrison 
    Family ID F3758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

     1. David Harrison
     2. Robert Harrison
     3. Billy Harrison
     4. Robert Lang
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2017 08:30:45 
    Family ID F3759  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Aug 1935 - Mayetta, Jackson County, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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    Obituary- Harrison, William C. 1
    Obituary- Harrison, William C. 1
    William C. Harrison, 51, Mayetta, died Saturday, Dec. 6, 1986, at a Topeka hospital.

    Dr. William N. Leifer, Shawnee County deputy district coroner, said Mr. Harrison died from internal bleeding caused by a knife wound to his left chest. Jackson County officials are investigating Mr. Harrison’s death.

    Mr. Harrison was a painter.

    He was born Aug. 2, 1935, on the Potawatomi Indian Reservation near Mayetta, the son of Charles Harrison Sr., and Minnie Nozhackum Harrison. He spent most of his life in the area.

    Mr. Harrison was a member of the Pottawatomi Band of Winnebago Indian Tribe.

    Two sons, David Harrison and Robert Harrison, preceded him in death.

    Survivors include two sons, Robert Lang and Billy Harrison, both of Chicago, Ill.; two sisters, Mrs. Cornelia Donahue and Mrs. La Vera Adame, both of Mayetta; four brothers, John Harrison, Wichita, Charles Harrison Jr., Kansas City, Mo., and Vernon Harrison and Franklin Harrison, both of Mayetta; and three grandchildren.

    Arrangements are pending at Mercer Funeral Home in Holton.

    Wake services will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday; services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, both at Mercer Funeral Home.