Biography of Harrison Hazen
Tompkins County, NY Biographies





Hazen, Harrison (deceased), was born in Covert, Seneca county, July 10, 1832. He was educated at the district schools, and married at the age of twenty two Lydia A. Huff of the town of Romulus. He enlisted in the war in 1862 and received an honorable discharge in 1864; and he was a charter member of Sidney Post, G. A. R., of Ithaca. He has two sons and one daughter, one son dying at the age of five years, and the other now living on the homestead. The daughter, Mrs. James S. Stone, is now a resident of Chicago. Mr. Haven was a Republican and was active in educational and religious matters. He was known throughout his neighborhood as a man of high integrity and whose word was above question. Mr. Hazen was private secretary to General Wietzel, and on the death of Adjutant General Hubbard, Mr. Hazen was appointed to his place until the fall of Port Hudson, he beirg the first Union man to enter that town upon its surrender to the United States forces.

From:
Landmarks of Tompkins County, New York
Including a History of Cornell University
Edited by: John H. Selkreg
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1894


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