|Name} Detwiller, Harry Carson||Family History} Olson|
|Title}||Race} White||Sex} Male|
|Birth: Date} Exa 12 May 1875||Place} St. Marys, Perth, Ontario|
|Death: Date} Exa 31 May 1936||Place} , Dawson, Montana|
|Burial: Date} Aft Jun 1936||Place} Cooperstown Cemetery, Cooperstown, Griggs, North Dakota|
|Grave Marker} No||
|Parents: } Andrew Detwiller & Jane Moore|
Relationship No.} 221
|1st Household No.} 90 = Fullarton, Perth, Ontario|
| Occupation 1} Farmer|
Occupation 2} Lumber salesman
Total Number of} None
|Notes: Harry Carson Detwiller was born 12 May 1875 in St. Marys, Fullarton Twp., Perth.
He was the second son of Andrew Detwiller and Jane Moore. He had an older brother
Alex, born in 1872 and a younger brother Albert born in 1877. In 1881 and 1891,
the family was living on Lot 31, Concession EMR (East of Mitchell Road) in Fullarton
Twp. The local Post Office was Motherwell. His father built a
brick house on the lot in 1885. His paternal
grandfather Christian Detwiller lived with the family.|
In 1896, Harry immigrated to North Dakota, settling in Tyrol Twp., Griggs County, with other Detwillers nearby. In the 1900 U.S. census, he was sharing his residence with James Callahan. Both were lumber salesmen. It is not known how long Harry stayed in North Dakota. He became a naturalized citizen in 1902 and he is not found in the 1910 U.S. census. He moved to Montana before 1916.
In Montana, Harry was a farmer or rancher in Dawson County, School District 62, near Paxton. His mother Jane Moore Detwiller probably lived with him for a while, as she died 29 Apr 1916 in Paxton, Montana. In September 1918 at the age of 43 years, when he registered for the World War I draft, he was described as being of medieum height and build, with dark brown eyes, black hair, and a lost leg. According to family members, he had been kicked in the shin by a calf, and the bruise had developed gangerene. The leg had to be amputated.
Harry is found in the 1920 and 1930 U.S. census records farming in Dawson County, Montana. He never married. He died 31 May 1936, and is buried next to his brother Alex in the Cooperstown Cemetery, Cooperstone, North Dakota.
|Time of Birth}||Time of Death}||Fraternal/Social}|
|Confirm. Date}||Photos} None|
|Immigr'n Date} 1896||Port} N/A|
|Education: Grade} or Top 2 Degrees}|
|Military: Service} for the State of}|
|Health Condition} Leg amputation
Cause of Death}
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