Donald Dunbar Harries

Caledonia, Houston County, Minnesota, USA
Death 21 Apr 1995 (aged 101)
Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 146913501 · View Source
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Donald was born at Caledonia, Houston Co., Minnesota 30 October 1893; died at Duluth, Minnesota 21 April 1995 [Houston Co. VR, Births, Bk. C, p. 180; Soc Sec. Rec. 474-30-2223, issued Minn., CD-Rom].

Donald married at St. Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota 16 June 1920 Charlotte Lorraine MICHAUD [Who's Who in Minnesota, 1941, Minnesota Editorial Assoc.]. Charlotte was born 12 June 1892; died at Duluth, Saint Louis Co., Minnesota, August 1978 [Soc. Sec. Recs., 472-52-1744, issued Minn., CD-Rom].

Donald was probably raised at Caledonia, Minnesota.

Donald is cited as single, 1st Lt. ASSC US Army, France, 24 May 1918, on a Quit Claim Deed [Houston Co. Deeds, Bk. 96, p. 512]. He was student at Minneapolis in 1919 [Minneapolis Dir., 1919]. Shortly after he removed to St. Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota, where he was an examiner for the State Securities Commission [Minneapolis Dir., 1920; St. Paul Dir., 1921-23; W. H. Harries Obituary]. He removed to Duluth, Minnesota, in 1923, where he was a lawyer for Washburn, Bailey, & Mitchell, and resided in the Hillcrest Apts. [Duluth Dir., 1924].

At Duluth, Donald was a Special Asst. U.S. Attorney by 1935 [Duluth Dir., 1935]. In 1939 he was a member of the law firm Gillete, Nye, Harries & Montague [Duluth Dir., 1939]. By 1959, Donald D. was General Solicitor, Divisions and Subsidiary Companies, U.S. Steel Corp. [Duluth Dir., 1959]. In 1962, as counsel to the law firm Nye, Sullivan, McMillan, Hanft & Hastings, Donald and Charlotte resided at 1715 Lakeview Dr., Duluth, Minnesota [Duluth Dir., 1962]. Donald resided at Duluth, Saint Louis Co., Minnesota, in 1962 [Obituary of half-sister, Anstis].

Children (b. at Duluth, Saint Louis Co., Minn. [Whos Who in Minnesota, 1941, Minn. Editorial Assoc.]); surname Harries:

i. Donald D. Jr. Donald m. Margaret I. ____. They res. at Duluth, Saint Louis Co., Minn. [Duluth Directories, 1959-1962]. Donald was a student in 1939 [Duluth Dir., 1939].

ii. Gilbert Woodard. Gilbert m. Beverly J. ____. They res. at Duluth, Saint Louis Co., Minn. [Duluth Directories, 1959-1962]. A lawyer, he was an associate at Nye, Montague, Sullivan, & McMillan [Duluth Dir., 1959].

iii. David Blackburn.

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