During the 2013 Reunion we took the opportunity to get together the most senior generation of the family and share a cuppa! You can order prints of any of these photos from Keith Dowling.
What started out as a joke on Facebook about someone writing a (tongue-in-cheek) Harper anthem eventually led to the writing a beautiful worship song inspired by the strong Christian faith that has remained an important part of our family. The song was written by Dave Shaw and first performed at the talent show during the […]
Roger has kindly put together a PDF his presentation including the results of the survey he carried out on a number of Harpers living abroad. Download the survey results.
This slideshow was put together for the 2013 Reunion featuring the 70 new births and 14 marriages since the 2006 reunion.
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On Wednesday the 3rd of April (the week of the 2013 Harper Reunion), three members of the family, Jill Harper, Sam Harper and Valerie Harper, were interviewed live on The Sue Nunn Show on KCLR (Kilkenny & Carlow Local Radio). Here is a recording of the interview. Download the interview
Here we have transcripts of letters written by William Harper. These letters were written to Robert Harper (1812-1888) and were found at the Harper family home in Coan West. The letters were transcribed by Gordon Harper in 1994 and revised in 2006. Download the transcripted letters