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Harris, C to D

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, C. C. — of Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio. Mayor of Wilmington, Ohio, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, C. L. — of Cedar Rapids, Boone County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state senate, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, C. L. — of Lubbock, Lubbock County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, C. N. — of Canton, Madison County, Miss. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 1920; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, C. O. — of San Angelo, Tom Green County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1920, 1928 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1932, 1936 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, C. O. — of Mendota, La Salle County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Carlton D. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Pastor; offered prayer, Democratic National Convention, 1912. Methodist. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Carmon Coleman (1904-1993) — also known as Carmon C. Harris — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Born in Boswell, Choctaw County, Okla., November 27, 1904. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate for U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 5th District, 1946, 1948; delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1952 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Christian. Member, Lions; Sigma Phi Epsilon. Died April 18, 1993 (age 88 years, 142 days). Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Chad — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2020. Still living as of 2020.
  Harris, Charles — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Mayor of Savannah, Ga., 1802-04, 1807-08; U.S. Attorney for Georgia, 1813-15. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Charles — of Westport, Fairfield County, Conn. Postmaster at Westport, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Charles Anthony — of Chesterfield County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate, 1969-76 (20th District 1969-72, 9th District 1972-76). Still living as of 1976.
  Harris, Charles B. — of Indiana. U.S. Consul in Nagasaki, 1897-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Charles C. — of Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wethersfield; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Charles Joseph (b. 1853) — also known as Charles J. Harris — of Dillsboro, Jackson County, N.C. Born in Putnam, Windham County, Conn., September 11, 1853. Republican. President, Harris Kaolin Co. (mining), Harris Granite Quarries, and Harris-Woodbury Lumber Co.; president, Jackson County Bank (Sylva, N.C.); vice-president, American National Bank (Asheville, N.C.); president, Asheville Daily Times newspaper; candidate for Governor of North Carolina, 1904; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1908, 1916, 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Harris and Zilpah (Torrey) Harris.
  Harris, Charles L. — of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Jamestown, N.Y., 1858-61. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Charles Mallory (died c.1933) — of Terrell County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Terrell County, 1929-33. Died about 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Charles Murray (1821-1896) — also known as Charles M. Harris — of Oquawka, Henderson County, Ill. Born in Munfordville, Hart County, Ky., April 10, 1821. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Illinois 4th District, 1863-65. Died September 20, 1896 (age 75 years, 163 days). Interment somewhere in Oquawka, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harris, Charles O. — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Charles P. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Manchester 10th Ward, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Charles W., Jr. — of Fairfax, Va. Republican. Postmaster at Fairfax, Va., 1957-72 (acting, 1957-60). Still living as of 1972.
  Harris, Charles W. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for secretary of state of Kentucky, 1975; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 5th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Harris, Charlie — of Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Harris, Chauncey — of Elizabeth, Union County, N.J. Republican. Postmaster at Elizabeth, N.J., 1865-85. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Chauncey C. — of Windham, Windham County, Vt. Member of Vermont state house of representatives from Windham, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Chris — Republican. Member of Texas state senate; elected 1992; elected unopposed 1994, 1996, 2000; elected 2002; elected unopposed 2004; elected 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Harris, Chris — of Forest Park, Cook County, Ill. Candidate for mayor of Forest Park, Ill., 2015. Still living as of 2015.
  Harris, Christopher Columbus (1842-1935) — of Alabama. Born near Mt. Hope, Lawrence County, Ala., January 28, 1842. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Alabama 8th District, 1914-15. Died in Decatur, Morgan County, Ala., December 28, 1935 (age 93 years, 334 days). Interment at Decatur Cemetery, Decatur, Ala.
  Presumably named for: Christopher Columbus
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harris, Clarence J. — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Harris, Claude, Jr. (1940-1994) — of Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Ala. Born in Bessemer, Jefferson County, Ala., June 29, 1940. Democrat. Lawyer; circuit judge in Alabama, 1977-85; U.S. Representative from Alabama 7th District, 1987-93; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama, 1993-94. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association; Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Died in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala., September 2, 1994 (age 54 years, 65 days). Interment at Memory Hill Gardens, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post
  Harris, Clay See H. Clay Harris
  Harris, Columbus — of Wayne County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Wayne County, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Corlis W. — of Spencer, Roane County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 9th District; elected 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Harris, Cyrus — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born in Rhode Island. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1879-81. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, D. D. — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Lansing, Mich., 1933; postmaster at Lansing, Mich., 1943-53 (acting, 1943-44). Burial location unknown.
  Harris, D. H. — of Unadilla, Otoe County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, D. M. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Daniel — of Cumberland County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cumberland County, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Daniel — of Bakersfield, Kern County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Daniel L. — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Mayor of Springfield, Mass., 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Daniel S., Sr. — of Salem, Salem County, N.J. Democrat. Chair of Salem County Democratic Party, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Harris, David See K. David Harris
  Harris, David — of Arlington, Tarrant County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Harris, David C. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 21st District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Harris, David E. — of Jonesboro, Grant County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, David T. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 6th District, 2006. Still living as of 2006.
  Harris, David W. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Davis — of Edgefield County, S.C. Delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Edgefield County, 1868. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Dean M. — of Weirton, Hancock County, W.Va. Mayor of Weirton, W.Va., 1996-99. Still living as of 1999.
  Harris, Delmar — of Concordia, Cloud County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Denise — of Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Harris, Diane — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Harris, Don — of Lexington, Henderson County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Harris, Don — of Newton County, Ind. Republican. Chair of Newton County Republican Party, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Harris, Donald B. — of Monroe, Union County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Monroe, N.C., 1967-86 (acting, 1967). Still living as of 1986.
  Harris, Donald W. — of Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Doris — of Cochran, Bleckley County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Harris, Dwayne M. — of New Jersey. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


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