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James Erastus Harris
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1892
Saint Clair
Hawkins County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1949
Saint Clair
Hawkins County
Tennessee, USA

James Erastus Harris was the son of Rolandus R Harris 1861 1924 and Mary Jane Campbell 1862 1931. His siblings were: Candace Maude Harris 1881; Walter Frank Harris 1883 1960, Walter married Maud Bradshaw; Betty Lee Harris 1885; Calvin Earl Harris 1888; Campbell Harris 1895-1968, Campbell married first Elizabeth Belle "Lizzie" Woods and second Louise Harris; Hughbert L. Harris 1899; and Alpha Ola Harris 1903 1983, Alpha Ola married Dedrick Dalton.

Jim married Della Price on Jan. 3, 1915. This union produced two children, Earl Harris 1916, and Lima Lee Harris 1920.

In 1920, Jim and Della were living in a rented house in Richmond, Wise, Virginia, where he was a miner working in the coal mine.

In 1930 Jim was living next door to his brother, Campbell near Saint Clair, Hawkins Co., Tennessee. They were both engaged in farming.

July 20, 1949 was a sad day for Jim's family and friends. Jims death certificate stated that he was a farmer in rural Saint Clair. He would be taken to Colboch-Price funeral director in Rogersville Tennessee to be prepared for burial on July 22, 1948 in the Courtney Cemetery.(bio by Audrey DeCamp Hoffman)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Rolandus R Harris (1861 - 1924)
  Mary Jane Campbell Harris (1862 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Della Price Harris (1889 - 1982)*
 
 Children:
  Earl Harris (1915 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Walter F Harris (1883 - 1960)*
  James Erastus Harris (1892 - 1949)
  Campbell Harris (1895 - 1968)*
  Alpha Ola Harris Dalton (1903 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Courtney Cemetery
Hawkins County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Audrey DeCamp Hoffman
Record added: Jun 24, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112804954
James Erastus Harris
Added by: Lynda (Colbaugh) Raitala
 
James Erastus Harris
Added by: Lynda (Colbaugh) Raitala
 
James Erastus Harris
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- Audrey DeCamp Hoffman
 Added: Aug. 17, 2013

- Audrey DeCamp Hoffman
 Added: Jun. 24, 2013
 
 
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