Lt. Col. William Augustine Harris

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Lt. Col. William Augustine Harris

Birthdate:
Death: 1895 (67-68)
Place of Burial: Memory Hill Cemetery Milledgeville Baldwin County Georgia
Immediate Family:

Son of Judge Iverson Louis Harris, Sr., Chief Justice, Ga. Supreme Court and Mary Euphemia Harris
Husband of Amanda Augusta Harris
Brother of Charles Jenkins Harris, Sr.; Iverson Louis Harris, Jr.; Rebecca Ann Harris and Sarah Davies Hall

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About Lt. Col. William Augustine Harris

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Colonel William A. Harris served in the Mexican War, named the county of Worth for his commander of that war and the county-site Isabella, for General Worth's wife.

In the Civil War, Colonel Harris was Captain of the Yancy Independents, a company formed by him, and was Colonel of the 14th Ga Regiment. He was commissioned a Major in the 10th Georgia Militia, 1864-1865, Home guards.

He married Miss Augusta Ford of Worth County, on Feb 13, 1868.


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Colonel William A. Harris served in the Mexican War, named the county of Worth for his commander of that war and the county-site Isabella, for General Worth's wife.

In the Civil War, Colonel Harris was Captain of the Yancy Independents, a company formed by him, and was Colonel of the 14th Ga Regiment. He was commissioned a Major in the 10th Georgia Militia, 1864-1865, Home guards.

He married Miss Augusta Ford of Worth County, on Feb 13, 1868.

Civil offices held:

Senate, Worth Co. 1855-56, 1857-58,1859-60 10th dist. 1873-74,1875-76; Secretary of the Senate, 1877-1883, Ex. 83, 1884-1893; Constitution Convention 1865; Justice, Inferior Court, Worth County, Jan 12, 1857-Feb.1858, res. ; May 1 1866-68; Judge County Court, Worth County, May 10, 1866

See "History of Worth County, Georgia"; L. M. Grubbs, C. 1934, J. W. Burke Co, Macon, GA and republished 1970 by Barnard Trail Chapter NSDAR, Sylvester, GA 31791, p.190-192"

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Lt. Col. William Augustine Harris's Timeline

1827
1827
1895
1895
Age 68
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Memory Hill Cemetery Milledgeville Baldwin County Georgia