Arthur Jewett Harrison

(1900-1934)
FatherArthur Jewett Harrison (1873-1901)
MotherFannie Bertine Sackett (1868-1924)
Arthur Jewett Harrison, son of Arthur Jewett Harrison and Fannie Bertine Sackett, was born in Brooklyn, New York CityG, on 14 December 1900.1 He married Margaret Grout. He died aged 33 at home at 150 Willow Street, BrooklynG, on 4 May 19341 and was buried at Amenia Island Cemetery, Dutchess County, New York StateG.2
     In 1910 Arthur was living at Herkimer Street, BrooklynG, and was recorded in the census as Arthur Harrison, aged nine and born in New York. He was living with his widowed mother Fannie in the household of Lucy Lambert.3
     In 1920 he was living at Arlington Place, BrooklynG, in the household of his widowed mother Fannie, and was recorded as Arthur Harrison, aged 19.4

Arthur J. Harrison, son of the late Arthur Jewett Harrison, died yesterday of pneumonia at his home, 150 Willow St., Brooklyn. He was 33 years old and had been ill about 10 days. Mr. Harrison was born in Brooklyn, Dec. 14, 1900, was graduated from Boys' High School, later attending Rutgers College, from which he was graduated in 1924, and from Columbia Law School in 1927. He had since been associated with the law firm of Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett of 120 Broadway, Manhattan. Mr. Harrison had been active in Republican politics in Brooklyn and had been a candidate for Assembly from the First District. He was a member of the board of directors of the Little Italy Neighborhood Association of Brooklyn, First Assembly District Republican Club, Heights Casino, and a number of other political, civic and fraternal organizations in Brooklyn. Funeral services are to be conducted at 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon in Grace Church, Grace Court, Brooklyn, with the Rev. David Atwater, pastor, officiating. Mr. Harrison leaves a widow, the former Margaret Grout, and a small son, John Grout Harrison.

New York Times, 5 May 1934

Arthur Jewett Harrison, 33, nephew of John T Sackett of South Amenia & Brooklyn, died Friday of last week at his home in Brooklyn. In addition to his widow, he is survived by a child, 14 months old. Burial in Amenia Island Cemetery.

Harlem Valley Times, 10 May 1934.

Child of Arthur Jewett Harrison and Margaret Grout

  • John Grout Harrison b. 1933

 Notes & Citations

  1. Obituary.
  2. Website Find A Grave.
  3. 1910 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll T624_972, p 5B, Enumeration District 0604, FHL microfilm 1374985
    Herkimer Street, Brooklyn Ward 23, Kings, New York, 18 Apr 1910
    Lambert, Lucy, head, 40, single, own income, b. China, father b. France, mother b. England, home owned
    Harrison, Fanny S, boarder, 38, wd, 1 ch, living, own income, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Harrison, Arthur, boarder, 9, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    McNeive, Anne, servant, 22, servant, private, b. Ireland, father b. Ireland, mother b. Ireland.
  4. 1920 US census, digital image, Ancestry.com, Roll T625_1171, p 7A, Enumeration District 1062
    Arlington Place, Brooklyn Assembly District 17, Kings, New York, 6 Jan 1920
    Harrison, Fannie S, head, 49, wd, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY, home rented
    Harrison, Arthur J, son, 19, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Lambert, Lucy C, lodger, 50, b. China, father b. France, mother b. England.
ChartsLine 4 (American)
Sackett line6th great-grandson of John Sackett of New Haven
Generation.Tree10R.4
Last Edited14 Dec 2020
 

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