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Capt John W. Harris
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Birth: unknown
Death: May 24, 1864
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

According to the Elmwood Burial Index he was killed at Atlanta on May 24, 1864. He was interred in Elmwood on May 11, 1866.

Public Ledger
May 10 1866


The remains of the late Captain john W. Harris arrived in the city yesterday, and will be interred at Elmwood Cemetery tomorrow. Captain Harris was Inspector General on Pres. Smith's staff, and as gallant an brave soldier as ever drew the breath of life. He fell at the battle of Ellerslie Mountain, Ga., in the retreat from Dalton to Atlanta. 
 
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 Parents:
  Adlai Osborne Harris (1799 - 1862)
  Mary Wormeley Harris (____ - 1885)
 
 Siblings:
  John W. Harris (____ - 1864)
  Laura N Harris Proudfit (1832 - 1869)**
  Hannah Fairfax Harris Proudfit (1849 - 1916)*
  Katie Harris Paoli (1853 - 1927)*
  Charles Quintard Harris (1854 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Lot 249, Chapel Hill
 
Created by: Mary & Kent
Record added: Nov 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101533834
Capt John W. Harris
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- Mary & Kent
 Added: Nov. 30, 2012
 
 
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