Harding, Henry James

HENRY JAMES HARDING

OREGON CITY. OR., Aug. 17, 1925

Harding Henry from 1916 newspaper
Henry Harding, Oregon City Enterprise, 1916

Henry James HARDING, early resident of Oregon City, died yesterday at the family home here. He was born in Sydney, Australia, August 9, 1846, and came to Oregon in 1857. For many years he engaged in business in Oregon City, later taking a position with the Crown-Willamette paper Company, retiring about two years ago. He was a member of the G.A.R.

He married Belle P. Fields in 1871, in Clackamas County.

Survivors include the widow, Mrs. Belle (Fields) HARDING of this city, one brother, George A. Harding, also of this place, and three grandsons.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday morning at 10 o’clock. Rev. J.A. Cleland, rector of St. Paul’s Episcopal church, will officiate. Interment will be in Mountain View cemetery.

Read more about Henry and his service in Co. E, 1st Oregon Infantry…


MILITARY:

Name: Henry J . Harding
Side: Union
Regiment State/Origin: Oregon Territory
Regiment: 1st Regiment, Oregon Infantry
Company: E
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Private
Film Number: M553 roll 1

Meade Post No. 2 G.A.R. Roster
Muster in: 12/01/1864
Muster out: 11/22/1865

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