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Harris, A to B

HARRIS (Soundex H620) — See also ARRIS, HARR, HARRIES, HARRIS-TUTTLE, HARRISON, HARRISS, HERAZ, HERRIES, HIRES, HORRAS, HYRES, MORRIS-HARRIS, PHARRIS, RAISH, SHIRA, WOODS-HARRIS.

  Harris, A. A. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1888 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Harris, A. E. — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Mayor of Huntington, W.Va., 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Harris, A. G. — of Dixon, Lee County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, A. J. — of Northampton County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Northampton County, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, A. J. — of Henderson, Vance County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Mrs. A. J. — of Janesville, Rock County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, A. S. — of Comanche, Comanche County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, A. W. — of Dinwiddie, Dinwiddie County, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, A. W. — of California. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from California, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Mrs. A. W. — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Abraham — of Summit Hill, Carbon County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Summit Hill, Pa., 1854-59. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Addison Clay (1840-1916) — also known as Addison C. Harris — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Wayne County, Ind., October 1, 1840. Lawyer; member of Indiana state senate, 1877-79; candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1886; Presidential Elector for Indiana, 1896; U.S. Minister to Austria-Hungary, 1899-1901. Quaker. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., September 2, 1916 (age 75 years, 337 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Harris, Adelbert — of Pittsfield Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for supervisor of Pittsfield Township, Michigan, 1893. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Alan Howard — also known as Alan H. Harris — of Michigan. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1972 (Conservative, 53rd District), 1976 (Libertarian, 22nd District); Libertarian candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Harris, Albert — of Oregon County, Mo. People's candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Oregon County, 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Alexander L. (1820-1869) — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in 1820. Mayor of Kansas City, Mo., 1866-67, 1868-69. Died in 1869 (age about 49 years). Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Alexander W. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Alfred I. — of St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 5th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Alfred P. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1944-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Alice E. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988 (alternate), 1996, 2000, 2004 (alternate), 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Harris, Alvin — Member of New York state assembly from Montgomery and Hamilton counties, 1823. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Amanda — Socialist. Socialism and Liberation candidate for Presidential Elector for Arkansas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Harris, Amos — of Iowa. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention 10th District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Andrew — of Canterbury, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Canterbury, 1826. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Andrew J. — of Milan, Sullivan County, Mo. Democrat. Farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Sullivan County, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Andrew Lintner (1835-1915) — also known as Andrew L. Harris — of Eaton, Preble County, Ohio. Born in Milford Township, Butler County, Ohio, November 17, 1835. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1892-96; Governor of Ohio, 1906-09; defeated, 1908; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1908. Died September 13, 1915 (age 79 years, 300 days). Interment at Mound Hill Cemetery, Eaton, Ohio.
  Harris, Andrew Peter (b. 1957) — also known as Andy Harris — of Cockeysville, Baltimore County, Md. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 25, 1957. Republican. Physician; anesthesiologist; served in the U.S. Navy during the Gulf War; member of Maryland state senate, 1999-2010 (9th District 1999-2002, 7th District 2003-10); delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 2004; U.S. Representative from Maryland 1st District, 2011-. Catholic. Hungarian and Polish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus. Still living as of 2018.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Harris, Andy See Andrew Peter Harris
  Harris, Arnold See J. Arnold Harris
  Harris, Austin — of East Machias, Washington County, Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, B. N. — of Lorain, Lorain County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Ben — Democrat. Elected Missouri state house of representatives 118th District 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Harris, Benjamin Gwinn (1805-1895) — also known as Benjamin G. Harris — of Leonardtown, St. Mary's County, Md. Born near Leonardtown, St. Mary's County, Md., December 13, 1805. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1832-33, 1836, 1849, 1856, 1861-62; U.S. Representative from Maryland 5th District, 1863-67; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1864. Tried and convicted of harboring Confederate soldiers; sentenced to three years' imprisonment; sentence remitted by President Johnson. Died near Leonardtown, St. Mary's County, Md., April 4, 1895 (age 89 years, 112 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, St. Mary's County, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harris, Benjamin Winslow (1823-1907) — also known as Benjamin W. Harris — of East Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Mass. Born in East Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Mass., November 10, 1823. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state senate, 1857; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1858; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1864; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1873-83; state court judge in Massachusetts, 1887. Died February 7, 1907 (age 83 years, 89 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, East Bridgewater, Mass.
  Relatives: Father of Robert Orr Harris (1854-1926).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harris, Bernard — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 1st District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Bill Harris Harris, Bill (b. 1939) — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C., August 8, 1939. Democrat. Mayor of Lincoln, Neb., 1987-91. Still living as of 2002.
  Image source: City of Lincoln
  Harris, Bill (born c.1965) — of Millbrook, Elmore County, Ala. Born about 1965. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Harris, Bill — of Ashland, Ashland County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Harris, Bill — Republican. Elected Montana state house of representatives 30th District 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Harris, Blase — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii 1st District, 1986, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Harris, Bob See Robert James Harris
  Harris, Bonnie L. — of Galesburg, Knox County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Harris, Bowmar See J. Bowmar Harris
  Harris, Bradley M. — of Helena, Shelby County, Ala. Democrat. Chair of Shelby County Democratic Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Harris, Bretsel — of Barbour County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Barbour County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Brian — of Haven, Reno County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Harris, Brittain — of Franklin County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Franklin County, 1788, 1793-97, 1799-1800, 1803-04. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Brown — of Independence, Jackson County, Mo.; Martin City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Circuit judge in Missouri 16th Circuit, 1927-37. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Bruce (born c.1942) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born about 1942. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Harris, Bruce — of Arkansas. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Harris, Burton A. — of Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wethersfield; elected 1946, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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