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Harriet Lois (Harpster) Church (1840 - 1928)

Harriet Lois Church formerly Harpster
Born in Ohio, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Daughter of and
Wife of — married 10 Mar 1859 in Carroll, Illinois, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 88 in Iowa, United Statesmap
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Harriet was born in Ohio about 1840, the daughter of John Harpster and Ruth Zirbes. [1]

She married Norman C. Church and they had children including:[2][3][4][5]

  1. Henry Church, born about 1860 in Illinois
  2. Harvey E Church, born about 1862 in Illinois
  3. Uriah E Church, born about 1863 in Illinois
  4. Synthia E Church, born about 1866 in Iowa
  5. Sarah J Church, born about1869 in Kansas
  6. Norman A Church, born about 1870 in Kansas
  7. L.A. Church, born about 1873 in Kansas
  8. E. Chruch, born about 1875 in Kansas
  9. Furrella Church, born about 1883 in Kansas

She passed away in 1928.


  1. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 22 December 2020), Hariet Harpster in household of Jno T Hampster, Howard, Missouri, United States; citing family , NARA microfilm publication (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 18 February 2021), Harriet L Church in entry for Norman C Church, 1860.
  3. "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 28 May 2021), Harriet Church in entry for Norman C Church, 1870.
  4. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 14 January 2022), H. L. Church in household of N. C. Church, Painterhood Township, Elk, Kansas, United States; citing enumeration district , sheet , NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm .
  5. "United States Census, 1900", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 9 March 2022), Haret Chirrck in entry for Norman Chirrck, 1900.

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