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William Sam Harris
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1884
Etowah County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1964
Rome
Floyd County
Georgia, USA

William Samuel "Sam" Harris was born Sunday, November 23, 1884 in the Short Creek Community of Etowah County, Alabama, to Louis Pinkney "Pink" Harris and Dollie Angeline Thrasher Harris.

Sam Harris was the brother of Sarah Jane Carr, Rosie Harris Carr Peppers, Virgil Grover Harris, Mary Caloney McNutt, Dollie Bea McNutt, Nancy Ellen Merriman, Tom Lonzo Harris and Lou Sindie Bradley.

He first married Dixie Ila Hampton, a daughter of John Allen Anderson Hampton and Mary Omega Jordan Hampton, in Lawrence County, Alabama.

The children of Sam and Dixie Harris are Zola Grisham and Margaret Viola Stover Robinson.

In the World War I Draft Registration of September 12, 1918, he was described as being of medium height, a stout build with blue eyes and black hair. He was 33 years old at the time and was farming for himself. Sam and Dixie Harris were residents of Route 2, Moulton, Alabama, in the Kitchens Community of Lawrence County.

His second wife was Annie Mae Noojin Harris.

As a note of interest, Sam Harris Road in Rome, Georgia bears his name.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Lewis Pinkman Harris (1857 - 1936)
  Dollie Angeline Thrasher Harris (1854 - 1951)
 
 Spouses:
  Dixie Hampton Harris (1888 - 1921)
  Annie Mae Noojin Harris (1901 - 1989)
 
 Children:
  Zola Harris Grisham (1913 - 1995)*
  Janette Harris (1924 - 1926)*
  Edward Maxwell Harris (1929 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Baby #2 Harris*
  Baby #1 Harris*
  Sarah Jane Harris Carr (1880 - 1968)*
  William Sam Harris (1884 - 1964)
  Rosie Harris Carr Peppers (1885 - 1966)*
  Virgil Grover Harris (1887 - 1956)*
  Mary Caloney Harris McNutt (1889 - 1965)*
  Dollie Beatrice Harris McNutt (1891 - 1984)*
  Nancy Ellen Harris Merriman (1892 - 1992)*
  Thomas Lonzo Harris (1897 - 1988)*
  Lou Sindie Harris Bradley (1899 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Interment 7/30/1964
 
Burial:
East View Cemetery
Rome
Floyd County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section C, Lot 058, Grave 1
 
Maintained by: Gene Hill
Originally Created by: William Roha
Record added: Jun 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71733863
William Sam Harris
Added by: KELLY LEE-MCNUTT
 
William Sam Harris
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William Sam Harris
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- KELLY LEE-MCNUTT
 Added: Mar. 11, 2013
May you rest in peace, Uncle Sam.
- Gene Hill
 Added: Nov. 9, 2012
 
 
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