Elmer Harrison (1902 - 1979)

Elmer Harrison
1902 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
Elmer Harrison was born on November 14, 1902. He died in February 1979 at age 76. We know that Elmer Harrison had been residing in Grove Hill, Clarke County, Alabama 36451.
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Elmer Harrison passed away in February 1979 at 76 years old. He was born on November 14, 1902. We are unaware of information about Elmer's immediate family. We know that Elmer Harrison had been residing in Grove Hill, Clarke County, Alabama 36451.
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In 1902, in the year that Elmer Harrison was born, the Bureau of the Census was established. This was the government department that was a boon to family historians - it, even now, is responsible for taking the census and provides demographic information and analyses about the population of the United States.

In 1915, he was merely 13 years old when the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

In 1952, at the age of 50 years old, Elmer was alive when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1963, Elmer was 61 years old when the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

In 1979, in the year of Elmer Harrison's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

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