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Thomas (Tanner) Harrison (1843 - 1931)

Thomas Harrison formerly Tanner
Born in Manchester, Lancashire, Englandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1877 in Greenough, Western Australia, Australiamap
Husband of — married 1902 in Geraldton, Western Australia, Australiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Sanford Street, Geraldton, Western Australia, Australiamap
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PARENTS. Stephen Tanner & Margaret (Lyons) Tanner

BIRTH. 24 Dec 1843, Manchester, Lancashire, England

CHRISTENING. 14 Jan 1844
Name Thomas Tanner
Gender Male
Christening Date 14 Jan 1844
Christening Place St. James' Church, Manchester, Lancashire, England
Father's Name Stephen Tanner
Mother's Name Margaret

England and Wales Census, 1851:
Name Stephen Tanner
Event Type Census
Event Date 1851
Event Place Manchester, Lancashire, England
Registration District Manchester
Residence Note Brook Street
Gender Male
Age 37
Marital Status Married
Occupation Slater
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Birth Year (Estimated) 1814
Birthplace , Ireland
Registration Number HO107
Piece/Folio 2228 / 0
Affiliate Record Type Household
Stephen Tanner Head M 37 , Ireland
Margaret Tanner Wife F 30 , Ireland
Thomas Tanner Son M 7 , Manchester


MARRIAGE (1). 1877, Greenough, Western Australia, Australia

MARRIAGE (1). 1877, Anne (Criddle) Patience, daughter of William Crittle/Criddle & Elizabeth (Thomas) Criddle

MARRIAGE (1). WA BDM Marriage Reg: #4311/1877
Family name Patience
Given names Ann
Family name of Spouse Turner [sic, Tanner]
Given names of Spouse Thomas Harrisson
Place of marriage Greenough


(1) Margaret Harrison, b. abt. 1872, d. aft. May 1933,
(2) Mary Harrison, b. abt. 1874
(3) Stephen Harrison, b. abt. 1876, d. 16 Apr 1966, m. 1905, Blanche Eveline Beatrice McConkey, daughter of John McConkey & Henrietta (Oakley) McConkey
(4) Edward Harrison, b. abt. 1879, d. 11 Jan 1963, m. 1906, Levinia Louisa Armstrong, daughter of Francis Gow Armstrong & Mary Ann (Burgess) Armstrong
(5) William Tanner Harrison, b. abt. 1880, d. 3 Dec 1961, m (1). 19 Jul 1931, Lillian Mina (Price) Beatty, daughter of Robert Price & Rosabel (Forsyth) Price, m (2). 1940, Janet McGregor (Barrass) Bickham, daughter of Francis Augustus Barrass jr. & Mary (Orme) Barrass
(6) Thomas Theodore Harrison, b. abt. 1884, d. 26 Sep 1969, m. 1913, Frances Campbell, daughter of Stewart Campbell & Jane (Bates) Campbell

Death of Spouse (1): 13 Dec 1897, Dongara, Western Australia, Australia

MARRIAGE (2). 1902, Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia

MARRIAGE (2). 1902, Martha Louisa (Burton) Bennett, daughter of Unknown & Emily Burton

MARRIAGE (2). WA BDM Marriage Reg: #972/1902
Family name Harrison
Given names Thomas
Family name of Spouse Bennett
Given names of Spouse Martha
Place of marriage Disrict of Geraldton

Children: No issue

DEATH. 15 May 1931, Sanford Street, Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia

DEATH. WA BDM Death Reg: #33/1931
Family name Harrison
Given names Thomas
Place of death District of Geraldton

DEATH NOTICE. HARRISON— On Friday, May 15th, at his residence, Sanford Street, Thomas Harrison, beloved husband of Martha, fond father of Margaret, Mary, Steve, Edward, William, and Thomas. Aged 88 years.

BURIAL. Greenough Pioneer Cemetery
HARRISON , Thomas,
B. 24.12.1843
D. 19.5.1931,
After 58 years in WA

(1933). IN MEMORIAM. HARRISON.— In loving memory of my dear husband (Thomas), who departed this life on May 15th, 1931. Calm and peaceful he is sleeping, / Sweetest rest has followed pain; / When I think of how he suffered, / I could not wish him back again. — Inserted by his loving wife (M. Harrison).

(1933). IN MEMORIAM. HARRISON. — In loving memory of our dear father (Thomas Harrison), who passed away on May 15th, 1931. Ever Remembered. — Inserted by his daughter Margaret, and sons Stephen and Edward.

Death of Spouse (2): 3 Aug 1939, Victoria Hospital, Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia


  • Marriage (1): WA BDM Marriage Reg: #4311/1877
  • Marriage (2): WA BDM Marriage Reg: #972/1902
  • Death: WA BDM Death Reg: #33/1931

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Harrison-8917 and Tanner-3297 appear to represent the same person because: Same individual. name change (unknown when ) from Tanner to Harrison...
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