Hi parents were William H. and Mary M. Harvey. This is per the 1900 US census. His father was born Feb 1847 and his mother Oct 1846, both in Kentucky as were all of their parents. His parents had been married for 26 years and had eight children, only two of which were still living in 1900. They were living in Township 8, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory (Oklahoma) (Ref: Year: 1900; Census Place: Township 8, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory; Roll: 1852; Enumeration District:0115; FHL microfilm: 1241852).