George Harris

8 February 1824–29 March 1825 (Age 1)
Pittsford, Pittsford, Monroe, New York, United States

The Life of George

When George Harris was born on 8 February 1824, in Pittsford, Pittsford, Monroe, New York, United States, his father, Benjamin Harris, was 39 and his mother, Betsey Otis, was 31. He died on 29 March 1825, at the age of 1.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Harris
1784–1858
Betsey Otis
1792–1837
Marvin B. Harris
1815–1896
Joel Harris
1818–1848
Elizabeth Harris
1820–1842
Emeline Harris
1822–1825
George Harris
1824–1825
Levi Otis Harris
1826–1906
Henry Harrison Harris
1828–1875
Maria Louisa Harris
1830–1928
Sarah Ann Harris
1831–1853

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World Events (1)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

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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