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Harris Genealogy
by Gideon Dowse Harris


Overview - This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1914. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... The Harris Family 1652 to 1914 A record of the Harris Family, particularly the branch to which I belong, known at Nathan Harris Branch of the Virginia Harrises.  Read more...

 
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Overview
This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1914. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... The Harris Family 1652 to 1914 A record of the Harris Family, particularly the branch to which I belong, known at Nathan Harris Branch of the Virginia Harrises. In the year 1890 I began a correspondence with Captain Charles H. Andrews of Milledgeville, Georgia, regarding the traditions and genealogy of the Harris family. This correspondence continued until about 1900 and together we secured by research and correspondence quite a large amount of information. Captain C. H. Andrews had married the daughter of Judge Iverson Lewis Harris of Georgia and was in possession of a manuscript record of the Harrises that had been compiled by Judge Iverson L, . Harris from about 1853 to 1865, while he was on the Supreme Bench of the State of Georgia, and living at Milledgeville, Ga. This family record is the oldest and most complete that had been written up to that time. The old book was loaned to me in 19ll, for examination, by the granddaughter of Judge Iverson L. Harris, who owns the book. She is now Mrs. L. C. Hall of Dardenelle, Arkansas, and before her marriage was Miss Mary Hunter. This record was the basis of our research, and we were only trying to complete this record and bring it down to date. On account of the high source of this record, its accuracy was not questioned, and for niany years was accepted as the standard authority on Harris genealogy. It was copied largely by many members of the family, also by other families connected by marriage with the Harris family. This record has frequently been used in printed accounts of the Harrises and is now to be found in magazines, biographies and newspaper files, in their genalogical columns, and is still believed to be correct by thousands of the descendants of this very large family. Capt. C. H. Andrews had the superv..

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781151394323
  • ISBN-10: 1151394327
  • Publisher: General Books
  • Publish Date: January 2012
  • Page Count: 36
  • Dimensions: 9.69 x 7.44 x 0.07 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.18 pounds


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