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A tribute of sympathy and affection written to Mrs. James Harris on the death of her husband
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MS-2-108, SF Box 23, Folder 6
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- Harris, Eliza
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Mrs. James Harris was born on 26 December 1850 in London, England, as Eliza Mary Theakston, daughter of Major Taylor Theakston and Sophia Wood. In 1876 she married James H. Harris, a gardener and later a florist in Halifax, Nova Scotia, who died on 28 February 1902 following an accident. He was an active member of Charles Street Church, where he served as a trustee, treasurer, usher and assistant superintendent of the Sunday School. Eliza Harris died on 11 December 1921.
Records were donated to the Dalhousie University Archives by Mr. and Mrs. Murray Oickle and accessioned in 1971.
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Item is a tribute of sympathy and affection written by officials at Halifax's Charles Street Church to Mrs. James Harris on the death of her husband in 1902.
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Preferred citation: A tribute of sympathy and affection written to Mrs. James Harris on the death of her husband, MS-2-108, SF Box 23, Folder 6, Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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