James C Harris

James C Harris

Birth
Death 19 Nov 1899 (aged 56)
Burial Stone Mountain, DeKalb County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 9723078 · View Source
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His wife was Nancy Carter Harris and his occupation was listed as a teamster.

He enlisted March 1, 1862 at Camp Bartow near Savannah. He was wounded at the battle of Second Manassas on August 28, 1862, but returned to his unit. He was captured on September 19, 1864 at the third battle of Winchester and sent to Point Lookout military prison in Maryland. He was released on June 28, 1865.

He was posthumously awarded the Southern Cross of Honor in 1917.

1870 United States Federal Census
about James C Harris
Name: James C Harris
Estimated birth year: abt 1845
Age in 1870: 25
Birthplace: Georgia
Home in 1870: Stone Mountain, Dekalb, Georgia
Family and neighbors: View Results
Race: White
Gender: Male
Value of real estate: View image
Post Office: Stone Mountain

1860 United States Federal Census
about James C Harris
Name: James C Harris
Age in 1860: 17
Birth Year: abt 1843
Birthplace: Georgia
Home in 1860: Browning, Dekalb, Georgia
Gender: Male
Post Office: Decatur
Value of real estate: View image
Household Members: Name Age
John C Harris 49
Nancy Harris 46
James C Harris 17
William D Harris 14
John H Harris 10

1850 United States Federal Census
about James C Harris
Name: James C Harris
Age: 7
Estimated birth year: abt 1843
Birth Place: Georgia
Gender: Male
Home in 1850
(City,County,State): Brownings, Dekalb, Georgia

Name: James C Harris
Birth: 1843-04-06 (6 Apr 1843) - Georgia, USA
Death: 1899-11-19 (19 Nov 1899) - Georgia, USA
Parents: John C Harris, Nancy Johnston
Spouse: Nancy L McCurdy



Family Members

Gravesite Details Sergeant, Co. D, 38th Regiment GA Volunteer Infantry, McCullough Rifles.

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  • Created by: ladisatt
  • Added: 28 Oct 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9723078
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James C Harris (6 Apr 1843–19 Nov 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9723078, citing Stone Mountain Cemetery, Stone Mountain, DeKalb County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by ladisatt (contributor 46614911) .