Harrison, John (abt1819-1904)


John was born abt1819 in Shropshire.

He married Ann Maria Cornes (nee Willett) (abt1812-1902) in early 1849 in the Nantwich Registration District. Census returns identify four children.

  • Anne Maria (b1850)
  • John William (1852-1916) – a farmer (1880)
  • Apphia Willett (1854-1928) – married Charles Matthew Stephens, a farmer, in 1877
  • Amelia Jane (b1857)

John died in 1904 at Tulare, Spink, South Dakota. His headstone records him as Rev.John Harrison.


  • 1843 Burland
  • 1846 Ramsor
  • 1848 Leintwardine
  • 1850 Bishop’s Castle
  • 1852 Whitchurch
  • 1855 Leintwardine
  • 1856 under Gen Com
  • 1857 disappears
  • 1860 A Methodist Minister in Westmorland, Oneida, New York, USA
  • 1870 and later census returns record John as a farmer


W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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