Person:Elizabeth Irwin (8)

Elizabeth Ramsey Irwin
b.18 Jul 1810 Pennsylvania
  • F.  Archibald Irwin (add)
  • M.  Mary Ramsey (add)
  1. Jane Irwin1804 - 1846
  2. Elizabeth Ramsey Irwin1810 - 1850
m. 12 Aug 1831
  1. A. Harrison1832 -
  2. President Benjamin Harrison1833 - 1901
  3. M J Harrison1835 -
  4. A S Harrison
  5. J Harrison1839 -
  6. C Harrison1840 -
  7. J S Harrison1844 -
  8. J F Harrison1847 -
  9. J I Harrison1849 -
Facts and Events
Name Elizabeth Ramsey Irwin
Gender Female
Birth[1] 18 Jul 1810 Pennsylvania
Marriage 12 Aug 1831 Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United Statesto John Scott Harrison
Death[1] 15 Aug 1850 North Bend, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
Burial[1] North Bend, Hamilton, Ohio, United StatesCongress Green Cemetery

Elizabeth was the daughter-in-law of President William Henry Harrison and mother of President Benjamin Harrison. Her sister Jane served as First Lady for William while his wife was ill.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Elizabeth Ramsey Irwin Harrison, Memorial# 6661710, Created by: Garver Graver, 5 Aug 2002, in Find A Grave, accessed 9 Mar 2017.

    Elizabeth Ramsey Irwin Harrison
    Birth: Jul. 18, 1810, Mercersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
    Death: Aug. 15, 1850, North Bend, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
    Burial: Congress Green Cemetery, North Bend, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
    [Has photograph of what appears to be the original gravestone.]

    Mother of President Benjamin Harrison, she married John Scott Harrison, United States Representative from Ohio and son of President William Henry Harrison, in 1831; she died in 1850 at age 40.

    Parents: Archibald Irwin (1772 - 1840),Mary Ramsey Irwin (1781 - 1813)
    Spouse: John Scott Harrison (1804 - 1878)

    Children: Archibald Harrison (1832 - 1870), Benjamin Harrison (1833 - 1901), Mary Jane Irwin Harrison Morris (1836 - 1867), Anna Symmes Harrison (1837 - 1838), John Irwin Harrison (1839 - 1839), Carter Bassett Harrison (1840 - 1905), Mary Harrison Sapp (1841 - 1905), Anna Harrison Morris (1842 - 1926), John Scott Harrison (1844 - 1926), James Findlay Harrison (1847 - 1848), James Irwin Harrison (1849 - 1850)*

    Siblings: James R. Irwin (1800 - 1847), Archibald Irwin (1807 - 1852)
    Half-siblings: Jane Findlay WHITEMAN Irwin Harrison (1803 - 1847), Mary Jane Irwin (1819 - 1838)