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Stephen Franklin Harriss
Birth: Feb. 13, 1825
Georgia, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1903
Hopkins County
Texas, USA

CSA Veteran - 53rd AL Partisan Rangers;

Although bn in Georgia, the family moved to Coosa Co. AL from which he served. His parents (from Ancestry Family Tree was Braddock Harris, Jr., and Avie Handley [or Hanley].

He married 1) Margaret Blake (WFT); Apparently she died and his wife was listed as "J.C." and finally, 1880 census she was Caroline. On 1900 census, he said they had been married 40 years. They had 11 children in 1870 census; and in 1900, their son, Roger was with them, along with a grandson.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Braddock Harriss (1807 - 1884)
  Avey Drusilla Handley Harriss (1805 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Jemima Carolina Watt Harriss (1837 - 1913)*
 
 Children:
  Francis Marion Harris (1848 - 1931)*
  Missouri Antoinette Harriss Nicholson (1850 - 1927)*
  William Braddock Harriss (1851 - 1936)*
  Jasper Newton Harriss (1853 - 1935)*
  John Minyard Harris (1854 - 1938)*
  Margaret I. Harris Fite (1858 - 1943)*
  Stephen Henry Harris (1859 - 1943)*
  Mary Jane Harriss Spence (1863 - 1954)*
  Amanda Carrie Harriss McKinney (1865 - 1890)*
  Sarah D Harriss Bryant (1866 - 1948)*
  Fred Oliver Harriss (1867 - 1961)*
  Josephine Harriss Gay (1871 - 1923)*
  Ellen Belle Harriss Parnell (1873 - 1957)*
  L. E. Harriss Parnell (1875 - 1951)*
  Frank Rogers Harriss (1878 - 1964)*
 
 Siblings:
  Stephen Franklin Harriss (1825 - 1903)
  Nancy Ann Harriss Teakell (1827 - 1911)**
  Louisa C. Harriss Longbotham (1829 - 1904)*
  Indiana T. Harriss Blake (1836 - 1886)*
  Minyard Hickerson Harriss (1846 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Shooks Chapel Cemetery
Sulphur Springs
Hopkins County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: VKTH
Originally Created by: wvy
Record added: Jul 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39257556
Stephen Franklin Harriss
Added by: LeRoy Hanson
 
Stephen Franklin Harriss
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Added by: B. Darrow
 
 
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I can't believe my rich heritage which you wonderful ancestors have been so diligently publishing information on this site! Bless you for your efforts. I will be forever greatful.
- Patricia Riordan-Faver
 Added: Feb. 2, 2014
Wish I could have known you . You are my GG grandfather. Your daughter Ellen Belle was my G Grandmother .At least I had the pleasure and joy of knowing her .
- Kay Parnell Cross
 Added: Nov. 23, 2011

- wvy
 Added: Jul. 9, 2009
 
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