Andrew June Harris

14 May 1914–1985 (Age 70)
Thomasville, Davidson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Andrew June

When Andrew June Harris was born on 14 May 1914, in Thomasville, Davidson, North Carolina, United States, his father, Patrick Dow Harris, was 46 and his mother, Florina Jenettie Sechrist, was 43. He married Margaret Beatrice Newsom on 27 June 1936, in Davidson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died in 1985, at the age of 71, and was buried in Fair Grove Methodist Church Cemetery, Thomasville, Davidson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew June Harris
1914–1985
Margaret Beatrice Newsom
1917–2014
Marriage: 27 June 1936
Brenda Faye Harris
1942–2001

Spouse and Children

    Male1914–1985Male

    Margaret Beatrice Newsom

    Female1917–2014Female

MARRIAGE
27 June 1936
Davidson, North Carolina, United States
children

(1)

    Brenda Faye Harris

    Female1942–2001Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 4

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Andrew J Harris in household of G Netta Harris, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Andrew J Harris in household of Florence G Harris, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Andrew June Harris, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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