Alanson Harris

Alanson Harris

Birth
Virginia, USA
Death 2 Dec 1866 (aged 55)
Virginia, USA
Burial Harrisonburg, Harrisonburg City, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 3, Row 8
Memorial ID 86554168 · View Source
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Son of Jarrot Harris and Jane (Ramsey) Harris, Alanson Harris was a prosperous blacksmith in Augusta County, Virginia. He and his wife Sophia Ann's children were Dr. James H. Harris, MD, DDS (1834-1910); Cynthia, Mary Elizabeth (Harris) Simpson, William R., George F., Franklin L., Sandy, Zachary and Nicholas Harris.

Jarrot (1781-1858) and Jane Ramsey Harris migrated to Montgomery County, Missouri with sons William R., a school teacher, and Jarrot Harris Jr., also a blacksmith. Jarrot's claim on 80 acres in Montgomery County was recorded in 1841. They are buried in the Harris Family Cemetery, Montgomery County, Mo.



Inscription

He lived for the good of man
and died in the fear of God.


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  • Created by: waldonia
  • Added: 10 Mar 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 86554168
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alanson Harris (11 Sep 1811–2 Dec 1866), Find a Grave Memorial no. 86554168, citing Woodbine Cemetery, Harrisonburg, Harrisonburg City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by waldonia (contributor 46824356) .