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Robt E Harris s/o Wm G. Harris/Ann E. Moore-Hill Co TX
Posted by: Linda Harris (ID *****4970) Date: February 24, 2012 at 18:32:30
In Reply to: William Green Harris wf Ann Elizabeth Moore-MS to Hill Co TX by Linda Harris of 23886

Robert Edward Harris per his death certificate states that he was born 15 Apr 1867, Ms and died 9 Mar 1940 Hill Co TX
The informant was his sister Willie Green Harris. She did not provide the name of their parents.

Per the 1870 and 1880 Hill Co census, his birth year is listed as 1868 in Mississippi.

His marriage to Georgia Adela Mendez seems to have been coming to an end as he is listed living with his mother on the 1900 census Hill Co TX
Harris Annie E. 67/1833 AL TN AL
Harris, Willie G. 33/Nov 1866 Ms NC AL
Harris, Martha A. 23/Dec 1876 TX NC AL
Harris, Robert E. 30/Apr 1870 Ms NC AL married/7 yrs

He is also listed as living in his father in law's home.
1900 Dallas Co TX
Mendez, Sam P. 56 La [s/b Jamaica]
Mendez, M.E. 48 AL
Mendez, S.P. Jr. 29 TX
Harris, R.E. 35/Apr 1865 Merchant MS MS MS married 9 yrs.]
Harris, Georgia 30/Sep 1869 2/2 chn AL
Harris, Robert 6/Sep 1893 TX
Harris, G.W. 3/Sept 1896 TX [s/b J.J. Harris]

1910 Hill Co. TX
Harris, Annie E. 75/1835 Al ENG AL
Harris, Robert E 41/1869 Divorced MS NC AL
Harris, Willie G. 44/1866 MS NC AL

Georgia Adela Mendez Harris remarried after their divorce to a Mr. Shotts who died before the 1910 census.

Robert's daugher, Johnnie Jean Harris died in Washington, DC during the Flu epidemic, while studing at a nursing school.

His son, Robert Edward Harris married Aline McCormick, daughter of Joseph Manson McCormick and Mary McCoun. They had two sons, Manson and Robert Edward Harris, Jr. to reach adulthood and one daughter who died as an infant.



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