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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, S. D., Jr. — of Ravenna, Portage County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Sam — of Henderson, Henderson County, Ky. Mayor of Henderson, Ky., 1905-09. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Sam — of Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Illinois state senate 5th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Sampson W. — of Georgia. Adjutant General of Georgia, 1903-07. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Sampson Willis (1809-1857) — of Wetumpka, Elmore County, Ala. Born in Elbert County, Ga., February 23, 1809. Democrat. Member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1834, 1844; U.S. Representative from Alabama, 1847-57 (3rd District 1847-55, 7th District 1855-57). Died April 1, 1857 (age 48 years, 37 days). Interment at Oconee Hill Cemetery, Athens, Ga.; cenotaph at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harris, Samuel — of Catskill, Greene County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Samuel A. — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Mayor of Charlotte, N.C., 1864-65, 1866-67. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Samuel J. — of Columbus, Bartholomew County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Columbus, Ind., 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Samuel Jacob (1877-1960) — also known as Samuel J. Harris — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., April 7, 1877. Republican. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1925-45; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 4th Department, 1940-45. Jewish. Member, American Jewish Congress; American Bar Association; Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; B'nai B'rith. Died in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., 1960 (age about 83 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Solomon Joel Harris and Rachael Adeline (Brown) Harris; married, June 14, 1921, to Goldie G. Weisburg (1884-1964).
  Harris, Samuel S. — of Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Mo. Democrat. Postmaster at Cape Girardeau, Mo., 1886-88. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Sandy — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Granville County, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Seldon B. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Selena — of Broad Channel, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Broad Channel, N.Y., 1919-21. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Seth — of Upper Montclair, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Harris, Sharalyn — of Missouri. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Harris, Shawn — Right To Life candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Harris, Shep — of Golden Valley, Hennepin County, Minn. Mayor of Golden Valley, Minn.; elected 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Harris, Sidney — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Sidney F. — of Ottawa, Franklin County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Silas G. — of Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County, 1847-48, 1850; Speaker of the Michigan State House of Representatives, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Sonja — of Comal County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Harris, Stanley — of Gadsden, Etowah County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Harris, Stanley S. — of District of Columbia. U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1981-83. Still living as of 1983.
  Harris, Stephen Randall (1802-1879) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y., 1802. Dentist; mayor of San Francisco, Calif., 1852. Died in Napa, Napa County, Calif., April 27, 1879 (age about 76 years). Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Stephen Ross (1824-1905) — also known as Stephen R. Harris; "Uncle Stephen" — of Bucyrus, Crawford County, Ohio. Born near Massillon, Stark County, Ohio, May 24, 1824. Republican. Mayor of Bucyrus, Ohio, 1852; U.S. Representative from Ohio 13th District, 1895-97. Died in Bucyrus, Crawford County, Ohio, January 15, 1905 (age 80 years, 236 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Bucyrus, Ohio.
  Relatives: Married to Mary J. Monnett (1831-1889); uncle of Ebenezer Byron Finley (1833-1916).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Harris, Steve See Steven Harris
  Harris, Steve T. — of Georgia. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Harris, Steven — also known as Steve Harris — of Deerfield, Lake County, Ill. Mayor of Deerfield, Ill., 2006-09. Still living as of 2009.
  Harris, Stirl — also known as Eddie Harris — of Turkey Creek, Pike County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky railroad commissioner 3rd District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Harris, T. — of Salinas, Monterey County, Calif. Mayor of Salinas, Calif., 1894-97. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, T. B. — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Vice-Consul for Haiti in Savannah, Ga., 1894-1908. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, T. Franklin — of Alabama. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 6th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Harris, T. H. — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Harris, T. J. — of Florida. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1876 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Terry — of Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Harris, Theodore — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Member of Texas state senate 24th District, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Theodore — of New York. Born in Missouri. U.S. Consular Agent in Monte Christi, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Thomas — Member of Mississippi territorial House of Representatives, 1807. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Thomas — Massachusetts state treasurer, 1810-11. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Thomas — of Olmsted County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 12, 1862. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Harris, Thomas Alexander (1826-1895) — of Missouri. Born in 1826. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; Representative from Missouri in the Confederate Congress, 1861-64. Died in Pewee Valley, Oldham County, Ky., April 9, 1895 (age about 68 years). Interment at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Harris, Thomas B. (born c.1815) — of Concord, Callaway County, Mo. Born in Kentucky, about 1815. Farmer; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 3rd District, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Thomas C. (b. 1926) — of Valdez, Valdez-Cordova census area, Alaska. Born in Oklahoma, 1926. Delegate to Alaska state constitutional convention, 1955-56. Still living as of 1956.
  Harris, Thomas G. — of Rockville, Montgomery County, Md. Democrat. Postmaster at Rockville, Md., 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Thomas H. — of Tennessee. Mayor of Memphis, Tenn., 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Thomas K. (c.1777-1816) — of Tennessee. Born in Tennessee, about 1777. Democrat. Member of Tennessee state senate, 1809-11; U.S. Representative from Tennessee at-large, 1813-15. Died from wounds received in an encounter with Col. John Simpson, on the old Kentucky Road at Shells Ford of Collins River, near McMinnville, Warren County, Tenn., March 18, 1816 (age about 39 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harris, Thomas Langrell (1816-1858) — also known as Thomas L. Harris — of Illinois. Born in Norwich, New London County, Conn., October 29, 1816. Democrat. Member of Illinois state senate, 1846; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1849-51, 1855-58 (7th District 1849-51, 6th District 1855-58); died in office 1858; member of Illinois Democratic State Committee, 1852-56. Died November 24, 1858 (age 42 years, 26 days). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Petersburg, Ill.; cenotaph at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harris, Thomas M. — of Ritchie County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ritchie County, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Thomas M. — of Lincoln, Logan County, Ill. Circuit judge in Illinois 11th Circuit, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Thomas O. — also known as Tom Harris — of Carrollton, Carroll County, Ky. Democrat. Kentucky commissioner of agriculture; elected 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Harris, Thomas S. — of Live Oak, Suwannee County, Fla. Republican. Postmaster at Live Oak, Fla., 1898-1905; delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1904. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Thomas W. — of Illinois. Republican. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1864; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Thurber L. — of Deep River, Middlesex County, Conn. First selectman of Saybrook, Connecticut, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Tom See Thomas O. Harris
  Harris, Townsend (1804-1878) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Sandy Hill (now Hudson Falls), Washington County, N.Y., October 3, 1804. Merchant; importer; U.S. Minister to Japan, 1859. Died February 25, 1878 (age 73 years, 145 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.; memorial monument at Zenpuku-ji, Tokyo, Japan.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary


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