Notes for William J. Harrison: William must have died between 1910 & 1919 as his wife Amelia is listed without him in the 1920 census.
Baltimore City Death Certificate #D22301 Microfilm Roll #CR48177 Age 38 Buried Mt. Olivet Cemetery Occupation: Grocer Informant: Harry Harrison
Per conversations with Dave Goodman, Pearl Harrison, & Lauryn Shelley:
William was an alcoholic and was abusive. Therefore, William and Amelia gave their three children: Pearl, Florence, & Hilda to George and May Harrison to raise. The children were treated like slaves by May. The Harrison brothers used to make bathtub gin during prohibition.
William and Amelia are buried in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Baltimore, Maryland
More About William J. Harrison: Burial: 1910, Occupation Cable Spinner-Telephone Co.. Census: October 19, 1918, Died at the age of 38 from the flu. 27 people from this parish died in one mnth.183
More About William J. Harrison and Harriet Amelia Spilman: Marriage: 1904
Children of William J. Harrison and Harriet Amelia Spilman are: