John Wayne Harris

6 December 1946–5 May 2011 (Age 64)
Bisbee, Tarrant, Texas, United States

The Life of John Wayne

When John Wayne Harris was born on 6 December 1946, in Bisbee, Tarrant, Texas, United States, his father, Ellard Wayne Harris, was 28 and his mother, Bonnie Jean Gannon, was 25. He died on 5 May 2011, in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Ellard Wayne Harris
1918–2004
Bonnie Jean Gannon
1921–2008
John Wayne Harris
1946–2011
Patricia Ann Harris

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 1

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.
1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 3

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.
1964 · The Twenty-Fourth Amendment

Age 18

The Twenty-fourth Amendment prohibits both all the states and Congress from swaying the right to vote in elections on payment of a poll tax or other types of tax.

Name Meaning

1 English and Welsh (very common in southern England and South Wales): patronymic from the medieval English personal name Harry , pet form of Henry .2 This name is also well established in Ireland, taken there principally during the Plantation of Ulster. In some cases, particularly in families coming from County Mayo, both Harris and Harrison can be Anglicized forms of Gaelic Ó hEarchadha.3 Greek: reduced form of the Greek personal name Kharalambos, composed of the elements khara ‘joy’ + lambein ‘to shine’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • John Wayne Or Duke Harris, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • John Wayne Harris, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: John Wayne Harris - Published information: Obituary: death: 5 May 2011; Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States

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