Johnson Harris, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation (1856 - d.)

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Managed by: Marvin Caulk, (C)
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About 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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1856
April 19, 1856
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