Anne Macon Harris

5 December 1902–31 May 1985 (Age 82)
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

The Life of Anne Macon

When Anne Macon Harris was born on 5 December 1902, in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States, her father, Clinton Adams Harris, was 33 and her mother, Annie Laura Wingfield, was 24. She married William Lewis Smith on 26 November 1924, in Richmond, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 31 May 1985, in Richmond, Virginia, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

William Lewis Smith
1903–1971
Anne Macon Harris
1902–1985
Marriage: 26 November 1924
Anne Marie Smith
1927–2007

Spouse and Children

    William Lewis Smith

    Male1903–1971Male

    Female1902–1985Female

MARRIAGE
26 November 1924
Richmond, Virginia, United States
children

(1)

    Anne Marie Smith

    Female1927–2007Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Female1902–1985Female

    Ernest Gordon Harris

    Male1904–1944Male

    Gladys Lewellyn Harris

    Female1907–1987Female

    Florence Elizabeth Harris

    Female1910–1983Female

    Benjamin Franklin Harris

    Male1912–1968Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Age 15

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.
1927

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Anne H Smith in household of William L Smith, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Annie Harris in household of Clinton A Harris, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Annie M Harris in household of Clinton Harris, "United States Census, 1920"

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