William Arthur Harris

William Arthur Harris
October 21, 1836 – January 26, 1924

Alternate Spelling:  William A. Harris
1860 Residence: Montgomery County, NC

Military Record
October 30, 1861 – Enlisted at Richmond County, NC
38th North Carolina Regiment, Company E
Rank:  Sergeant
April 18, 1862 – Demoted to Private
April 1, 1863 – Promoted to Corporal
July 1-5, 1863 – Captured at Gettysburg, PA
Confined at Fort Delaware, DE
October 15-18, 1863 – Transferred to Point Lookout, MD
October 30, 1864 – Paroled at Point Lookout, MD
November 15, 1864 – Received for exchange at Venus Point, Savannah River, GA

Parents
David Arthur Harris 1804-1885
Abigail Terrell Rush 1818-1904

Siblings
Benjamin Rush Harris 1835-1863
Martin T. Harris 1838-1843
Belia F. Harris 1839-1907        23rd NC Co C
David Harris 1840
Sarah Jane Harris 1841
Eli Thomas Harris 1842-1863        44th NC Co F
Elizabeth C. Harris 1844-1920
Patience Elmier Harris 1846-1922
Reddick Thomas Harris 1848
Lucretia Ann Harris 1851-1905
John Calvin Harris 1853-1883
Masten Leak Harris 1858-1912
Atlas Henry Harris 1858-1949
Zebedee Harris 1859
Pressly Harris 1860

Wife
Sarah Frances Ewing 1843-1929

Children
William J. Harris 1862-1864
Eli Thomas Harris 1866-1937
Eliza Harris 1867-1947
Cary Elizabeth Harris 1871-1878
Martha Harris 1871-1950
Wilton Ewing Harris 1872-1946
David Allen Harris 1875-1950
Mary F. Harris 1879-1947
Annie Jane Harris 1883-1884
Ira Zebedee Harris 1885-1975
Arthur Atlas Harris 1888-1977

Burial
Raeford Cemetery
US 401 Business
Raeford, NC

William Arthur Harris Grave

William Arthur Harris Grave