William Julius Harris

William Julius Harris

Birth
Cedartown, Polk County, Georgia, USA
Death 18 Apr 1932 (aged 64)
Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Burial Cedartown, Polk County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 7828061 · View Source
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U.S. Senator. He graduated from the University of Georgia in 1890 and engaged in the general insurance business and banking at Cedartown, Georgia. He served as private secretary to U.S. Senator Alexander S. Clay, (1904-09), a member of the Georgia State Senate, (1911-12), Director of the U.S. Census Bureau, (1913-15). In addition, he was a member of the Federal Trade Commission, Acting Secretary of the Department of Commerce, (1913-15) and a member of the Federal Trade Commission, (1915-18). In 1919, he was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate and served until his death from a heart attack.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 2 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7828061
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Julius Harris (3 Mar 1868–18 Apr 1932), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7828061, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Cedartown, Polk County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .