Johnson Johnson Harris, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation

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Johnson Johnson Harris, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation

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Birthplace: Georgia, United States
Death: Died in Oklahoma, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Harris and Susan Harris
Husband of Caroline Alice Harris; Mary Elizabeth Adair; Nannie E. Harris and Mary Elizabeth Harris
Father of Joel Adair Harris; Caroline Ellen Harris; Charles Hasting Harris; Buena Vista Vista Harris; William Richard Harris and 4 others

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About Johnson Johnson Harris, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation

Col Johnson. Harris was born April 19, 1856. His father was White and his mother was Cherokee. Harris' public life began with his election to the Cherokee senate in 1881. On the death of J.B. Mayes, he was appointed by council as Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation in Indian Territory, from 1891 to 1895

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Johnson Johnson Harris, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation's Timeline

1856
April 19, 1856
Georgia, United States
1877
August 12, 1877
Age 21
October 26, 1877
Age 21
1880
January 23, 1880
Age 23
1882
March 22, 1882
Age 25
1891
March 4, 1891
Age 34
1894
June 22, 1894
Age 38
June 22, 1894
Age 38
1896
November 8, 1896
Age 40
November 8, 1896
Age 40