William Henry Harrison

9 Feb 1773 - 4 Apr 1841
William Henry Harrison (1773-1841) was born 9 Feb. 1773 in Charles City Co., Virginia, British Colonial America. He was the son of Benjamin Harrison and Elizabeth Bassett. He married Anna Symmes on 25 Nov. 1795 in North Bend, Hamilton Co., Northwest Territory. He died 4 Apr. 1841 in Washington, D.C.. He was one of the eminent men for whom Wilford Woodruff initiated proxy temple ordinance work in Aug. 1877.

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